McDevitt & Kline Continuing Education Workshops

Statistics training that makes sense

At Statistical Horizons, you can learn the latest statistical methods in an efficient, affordable and enjoyable manner. We offer short seminars on a wide variety of popular statistical methods—methods that are not offered in many graduate programs. Our instructors are all well-known experts in their fields. They are also outstanding teachers who are highly skilled at making statistics understandable.

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Spring/Summer 2016 Schedule

New seminars are being added to our 2016 schedule each week.  For the schedule and updates, click here

Statistical Horizons in Sweden
February 23-26, 2016

Statistical Horizons and Metrika will bring two seminars to Stockholm, Sweden- Missing Data Using Stata and Longitudinal Data Analysis Using Structural Equation Modeling in February. 

Are you interested in having a seminar in your city or on-site? Let us know!

Dynamic Panel Data Models

Paul Allison, Enrique Moral-Benito, and Richard Williams are currently working on a project entitled “Dynamic Panel Data Modeling using Maximum Likelihood.” They have prepared a Stata program called xtdpdml that provides an alternative to widely used GMM methods such as Arellano-Bond and is superior in many cases. Click here to see the materials that are currently available.

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Shenyang Guo
Shenyang Guo, Ph.D., is the Frank J. Bruno Distinguished Professor of Social Work Research in the George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis. 

Tenko Raykov

Tenko Raykov
Tenko Raykov, Ph.D., is Professor of Measurement and Quantitative Methods at Michigan State University.






Missing Data Using Stata
Paul Allison, Instructor
February 23-24, Stockholm, Sweden

Longitudinal Data Analysis Using
Structural Equation Modeling
Paul Allison, Instructor
February 25-26, Stockholm, Sweden

Multilevel Modeling: A Second Course
Kristopher Preacher, Instructor
March 18-19, Chicago

Causal Inference with Directed Graphs
Felix Elwert, Instructor
March 18-19, Berlin, Germany

Propensity Score Analysis
Shenyang Guo, Instructor
April 1-2, Philadelphia

Multilevel Modeling
Tenko Raykov, Instructor
April 1-2, Philadelphia

Statistics with Stata
Stephen Vaisey, Instructor
April 8-9, Philadelphia

Social Network Analysis
Stephen Borgatti, Instructor
April 29-30, Philadelphia

Treatment Effects Analysis
Stephen Vaisey, Instructor
April 29-30, Philadelphia


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Paul D. Allison, Ph.D., is Professor of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches research methods and statistics. He has been offering short courses in statistics for over 25 years.