Week  Date  Quiz  Class  Weekly HW  Final Projects 

1  Aug 28  Getting Started Class orientation, intro to R, workflow, packages 
HW 1 Due: Sep 02 

2  Sep 04  Data Wrangling Importing, wrangling, and summarizing data in R 
HW 2 Due: Sep 09 

3  Sep 11  Quiz 1: Week 2 
Quarto & Plotting Intro to "literate programming" with Quarto and plotting with {ggplot2} 
HW 3 Due: Sep 16 
Proposal Due: Sep 22 
4  Sep 18  Intro to surveydown Designing and implementing surveys in surveydown 
Finish Proposals!  
5  Sep 25  Project Workshop: Team Meetings & Proposal Feedback 
HW 4 Due: Sep 30 
Survey Plan Due: Oct 01 

6  Oct 02  Quiz 2: Week 4 
Conjoint Questions Generating conjoint questions in R, implementing in surveydown 
HW 5 Due: Oct 07 
Pilot Survey Due: Oct 15 
7  Oct 09  Utility Models Intro to utility models, discrete vs. continuous parameters, parameter coding 
HW 6 Due: Oct 14 

8  Oct 16  Quiz 3: Week 7 
Optimization & MLE Optimization, maximum likelihood estimation 
HW 7 Due: Oct 21 

9  Oct 23  Uncertainty Computing uncertainty in coefficient estimates 
HW 8 Due: Oct 28 
Pilot Analysis Due: Nov 03 

10  Oct 30  Quiz 4: Week 8 
DOE & Power Analysis Designing your survey to reduce error 
HW 9 Due: Nov 04 

11  Nov 06  WTP & Simulation Computing WTP, WTP space models, market simulations 
HW 10 Due: Nov 11 
Final Survey Due: Nov 17 

12  Nov 13  Quiz 5: Week 11 
Heterogeneity Modeling differences in preferences across sample population 
HW 11 Due: Nov 18 

13  Nov 20  Class Review Overview of course concepts 
HW 12 Due: Nov 24 
Final Analysis Due: Dec 08 

14  Nov 27  Thanksgiving  no class 

15  Dec 04  Story Telling Go over exam solutions and also discuss tips for giving a good presentation 

16  Dec 11  Final Presentations Inclass presentation showcase w/Q&A 
Final Presentation Due: Dec 10 
Schedule
All assignments are due by 11:59pm on the due date.