Week  Date  Quiz  Class  Weekly HW  Final Projects 

1  Aug 30  Getting Started Class orientation, intro to R, workflow, packages 
HW 1 Due: Sep 05 

2  Sep 06  Data Wrangling Importing, wrangling, and summarizing data in R 
HW 2 Due: Sep 12 

3  Sep 13  Quiz 1: Week 2 
Quarto & Plotting Intro to "literate programming" with Quarto and plotting with {ggplot2} 
HW 3 Due: Sep 19 
Proposal Due: Sep 24 
4  Sep 20  Intro to formr Designing and implementing surveys in formr 

5  Sep 27  Project Workshop: Team Meetings & Proposal Feedback 
HW 4 Due: Oct 03 
Survey Plan Due: Oct 03 

6  Oct 04  Conjoint Questions Generating conjoint questions in R, implementing in formr 
HW 5 Due: Oct 10 
Pilot Survey Due: Oct 17 

7  Oct 11  Quiz 2: Week 4 
Utility Models Intro to utility models, discrete vs. continuous parameters, parameter coding 
HW 6 Due: Oct 17 

8  Oct 18  Quiz 3: Week 7 
Optimization & MLE Optimization, maximum likelihood estimation 
HW 7 Due: Oct 24 

9  Oct 25  Uncertainty Computing uncertainty in coefficient estimates 
HW 8 Due: Oct 31 
Pilot Analysis Due: Nov 05 

10  Nov 01  Quiz 4: Week 8 
DOE & Power Analysis Designing your survey to reduce error 
HW 9 Due: Nov 07 

11  Nov 08  WTP & Simulation Computing WTP, WTP space models, market simulations 
HW 10 Due: Nov 14 
Final Survey Due: Nov 19 

12  Nov 15  Quiz 5: Week 11 
Heterogeneity Modeling differences in preferences across sample population 

13  Nov 22  Thanksgiving  no class 

14  Nov 29  Class Review Overview of course concepts 
HW 11 Due: Dec 03 
Final Analysis Due: Dec 10 

15  Dec 06  Story Telling Go over exam solutions and also discuss tips for giving a good presentation 

16  Dec 13  Final Presentations Inclass presentation showcase w/Q&A 
Final Presentation Due: Dec 12 
Schedule
All assignments are due by 11:59pm on the due date.