Resources

Demonstrations in R

How to apply Oesch’s class schema on data from the European Social Survey (ESS) using R

2018-07

Daniel Oesch (University of Lausanne) has developed a schema of social classes, which he discusses and applies in different publications. In this vignette, I show how to apply Oesch’s class schema on data from the European Social Survey (ESS) using R.

Identifying East and West Germans in the European Social Survey: A Demonstration in R

2018-06

This vignette describes the technique I have developed in my paper on “Generations and Protest in Eastern Germany.” It follows a political socialization approach and accounts for migration in Germany.

Using Multiple Imputation to Improve the Harmonization of Repeated Cross-National Surveys

2018-03

This vignette introduces a technique for coping with the problem of systematically missing data in longitudinal social and political surveys. I present a demonstration with the R mice package and data from the European Values Study.