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UC-DAVISECN 001BStimel DerekSpring

ECN 001B Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Gdp Deflator, Nominal Interest Rate, Real Interest Rate

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11 Apr 2017
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In macroeconomics, everything is an estimate, so there will always be a % error. We don"t know for certainty (100%), there is ambiguity. Gdp deflator m
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UC-DAVISECN 001BStimel DerekSpring

ECN 001B Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Everytime, Dry Cleaning, Gdp Deflator

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11 Apr 2017
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We live in a world w/scarcity and we have to face trade-offs. Bc we face trade-offs, every decision has a cost. Microeconomics: the study of how indivi
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UC-DAVISPSC 1Sue HobbsFall

[PSC 1] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes fot the exam (41 pages long!)

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30 Mar 2017
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Statistics: descriptive describe data, frequencies. Inferential statistics used to make distribution of data an inference about: ages, ethnicities, gen
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UC-DAVISPOL 2Josephine AndrewsFall

[POL 2] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes fot the exam (67 pages long!)

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30 Mar 2017
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How to compare political systems across many countries. Classify countries into democracies and non-democracies (authoritarian regimes) Institutions be
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UC-DAVISCLA 30Timothy BrelinskiFall

[CLA 30] - Final Exam Guide - Ultimate 41 pages long Study Guide!

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30 Mar 2017
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Unit 1 - extent of borrowing in english from greek and latin. Function words - shorts words which serve as cement to hold the content words together. W
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

[POL 51] - Final Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (42 pages long)

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30 Mar 2017
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Describes a relationship we expect to see between 2 variables if the model is true . Tells us what value the dv is predicted to be given a certain valu
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

[ECN 001A] - Final Exam Guide - Ultimate 51 pages long Study Guide!

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30 Mar 2017
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What economics is all about (what people, society, the gov"t all have to face) Economics: the study of how society manages its scarce resources. How pe
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

[POL 3] - Final Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (44 pages long)

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30 Mar 2017
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Prospective hypothesize explanations for events that emphasize different causes; highlight different factors that we can use to explain different cause
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Study Guide - Final Guide: Linear Regression, Regression Analysis, Null Hypothesis

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18 Mar 2017
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Theory: after elections, governments like to reward areas that support them. They distribute money to areas that supported them in the last election in
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Treatment And Control Groups, Causal Inference, Random Assignment

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18 Mar 2017
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Need to compare outcomes from different values of the iv. Cases that are as close to identical as possible. We have reason to think that a confounder c
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Study Guide - Final Guide: International Covenant On Civil And Political Rights, United Nations General Assembly, Universal Declaration Of Human Rights

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18 Mar 2017
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3 generations of human rights: civil and political rights. Human rights in negative terms: certain things the govt cannot do to you. Freedom of life an
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Bear Stearns, Timothy Geithner, Alan Schwartz

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18 Mar 2017
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Terms/concepts to watch for in frontline video on the financial crisis: video: The economic meltdown: how america"s fiscal fallout triggered a global c
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Demand Curve, Natural Monopoly, Deadweight Loss

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18 Mar 2017
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Monopoly: a firm that is the sole seller of a product w/o close substitutes. A monopoly firm has market power: the ability to influence the market pric
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: World Wide Fund For Nature, International Whaling Commission, Epistemic Community

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14 Mar 2017
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Indivisible = if provided at all, it"s provided for everyone. Non-excludable = no one can be kept from using it. Individual actors have no incentive to
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Debt Relief, Electric Power Quality, International Political Economy

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14 Mar 2017
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International political economy (ipe) = study of the interrelationship between politics and economies. Net border flow of goods and services exports (s
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Market Power, Takers, Marginal Revenue

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14 Mar 2017
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3 years after graduating, you run your own business. You must decide how much to produce, what price to charge, how many workers to hire, etc. Characte
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 12: Lecture 12

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8 Mar 2017
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3 determinants of statistical significance: p -value (p < 0. 05) can reject the null, 95% confidence interval. Overlaps 0 cannot reject the null. Does
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture 13: CH 13 - The Costs of Production

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8 Mar 2017
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We assume that the firm"s goal is to maximize profit. Total revenue = the amount a firm receives from the sale of its output. Total cost = the market v
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 10: Lecture 10

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8 Mar 2017
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Will think there"s a relationship between x and y if the p-value is lower than this level. Want small p-values (typically p < 0. 05) Means that there i
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 11: Lecture 11

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8 Mar 2017
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How do we fit a line to scatter plots, data, etc. to come up w/a model. Bc we want a sense of how a change in iv affects dv. We want to know how much a
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Salad Bar, Ecotax, Passive Smoking

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4 Mar 2017
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Markets are usually a good way to organize economic activity. In absence of market failures, the competitive market outcome is efficient, and maximizes
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Rome Statute Of The International Criminal Court, Economic Sanctions, International Criminal Tribunal For The Former Yugoslavia

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1 Mar 2017
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Sovereignty = a condition under which a state yields to no other authority in matters of religion or power. Absolute and perpetual power vested in the
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Mia Farrow, Save Darfur Coalition, Kieran Prendergast

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24 Feb 2017
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On our watch the world said never again! then came darfur. (movie notes) 1st generation of the 1st genocide in the 21st century. Estimate: 200,000 - 50
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Laffer Curve, Demand Curve, Tax Rate

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24 Feb 2017
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Ch 8 - application: the costs of taxation. Drives a wedge between what consumers pay and what producers receive. Raises the price buyers pay and lowers
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Greenpeace, Intergovernmental Organization, Underconsumption

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23 Feb 2017
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How different perspectives see the role of institutions and states. Basic info about un and its varying institutions. Institutions in the book (oas, ar
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Tax Incidence, Price Ceiling, Price Floor

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23 Feb 2017
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Perfect Competition, Market Power, Laissez-Faire

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23 Feb 2017
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Welfare economics studies how the allocation of resources affects economic well-being. Ch 7 - consumers, producers, and the efficiency of markets: look
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Midterm: Midterm Study Guide

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21 Feb 2017
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Scientific method: causal theory (to explain the outcome) Why and the how, the process, reasoning, think because. Theory: tentative conjecture about th
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 9: Lecture 9

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21 Feb 2017
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 8: Lecture 8

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12 Feb 2017
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Proportion of times the outcome would occur if we observed the random process an infinite # of times. A bunch of samples + a bunch of observations (cid
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

ECN 001A Lecture 8: CH 5 - Elasticity and its Application

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12 Feb 2017
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You charge per website, and currently sell 12 websites per month. Your costs are rising (includes opportunity cost of time), so you consider raising t
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture 7: Lecture 7

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7 Feb 2017
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UC-DAVISPOL 2Josephine AndrewsFall

[POL 2] - Midterm Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (67 pages long)

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7 Feb 2017
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How to compare political systems across many countries. Classify countries into democracies and non-democracies (authoritarian regimes) Institutions be
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

[POL 51] - Midterm Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (14 pages long)

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7 Feb 2017
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Scientific method: causal theory (to explain the outcome) Why and the how, the process, reasoning, think because. Operationalization: how will we measu
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UC-DAVISECN 001AP.LombardiWinter

[ECN 001A] - Midterm Exam Guide - Ultimate 17 pages long Study Guide!

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7 Feb 2017
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What economics is all about (what people, society, the gov"t all have to face) Economics: the study of how society manages its scarce resources. How pe
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

[POL 3] - Midterm Exam Guide - Ultimate 21 pages long Study Guide!

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7 Feb 2017
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Prospective hypothesize explanations for events that emphasize different causes; highlight different factors that we can use to explain different cause
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UC-DAVISCLA 30Timothy BrelinskiFall

[CLA 30] - Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam (41 pages long!)

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6 Feb 2017
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Unit 1 - extent of borrowing in english from greek and latin. Function words - shorts words which serve as cement to hold the content words together. W
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UC-DAVISPSC 1Sue HobbsFall

[PSC 1] - Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam (41 pages long!)

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6 Feb 2017
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Statistics: descriptive describe data, frequencies. Inferential statistics used to make distribution of data an inference about: ages, ethnicities, gen
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UC-DAVISPOL 51T.PeterkaWinter

POL 51 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Confounding, Content Validity

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5 Feb 2017
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Office hours moved to wednesday (12-2pm) just for next week. Evaluate the measure you proposed on monday using the criteria we covered in lecture. If u
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UC-DAVISPOL 3H.MckibbenWinter

POL 3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Manuel De Oliveira, Kyoto Protocol, United Nations General Assembly

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2 Feb 2017
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