The 11th Annual Conducting Empirical Legal Scholarship Workshop
at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law
May 23 - 25, 2012
The workshop has moved from Chicago to Los Angeles
The Conducting Empirical Legal Scholarship Workshop is designed for law school faculty, political science faculty and graduate students interested in learning about empirical research. Leading empirical scholars Lee Epstein and Andrew Martin teach the workshop and provide the formal training necessary to design, conduct, and assess empirical studies and use statistical software (Stata) to analyze and manage data.
Participants need no background or knowledge of statistics to enroll in the workshop.
Instructor Lee Epstein,
Provost Professor and Rader Family Trustee Chair in Law and Political Science at University of Southern California, is a leading empirical legal scholar and a Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science and American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She has co-organized and co-led this annual empirical scholarship workshop for the past ten years.
Instructor Andrew Martin,
Professor of Law and Political Science, and Director of the Center for Empirical Research in the Law at Washington University, specializes in political methodology and has written widely on American political institutions, including the Supreme Court and the Courts of Appeals. He has co-organized and co-taught the empirical scholarship workshop with Professor Epstein for the last ten years.
Special hotel rate for workshop participants is available at the JW Marriott Hotel, located within the new LA Live complex, right next to the Staples Center.