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Name: A sample Honors paper
ID: m34830
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module offers an introduction to how to put together an empirical research paper. The topic is the impact of per se 0.08 BAC laws on automobile fatalities. The module leads the reader through the whole process of putting together the paper and includes a data set for the student to work with.
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: automobile fatalities, empirical research paper, panel data
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Christopher Curran (
Copyright Holders: Christopher Curran (
Maintainers: Christopher Curran (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jul 16, 2010 5:10 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Jul 20, 2010 10:37 am -0500


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Version: 1.2 Jul 20, 2010 10:37 am -0500 by Christopher Curran
Added tracking code.

Version: 1.1 Jul 20, 2010 10:31 am -0500 by Christopher Curran
This is the first edition of this module.

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