EITM Summer Institutes
Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the summer institute trains graduate students and junior faculty in Empirical Implications of Theoretical Models (EITM), a research strategy that integrates theoretical models and empirical research to improve and expand our understanding of politics. The institute integrates developments and findings from throughout political science, including the substantive areas of American politics, comparative politics, international relations, and political economy.
2022The 2022 EITM institute will be hosted by the Travers Department of Political Science and Social Science Matrix at UC Berkeley. It is fully online (synchronous) this year.
EITM provides funding for students to attend classes at the ICPSR Summer Program.
Students attending the ICPSR Summer Program may obtain EITM Certification for coursework successfully completed.
EITM Europe is a similar program, based in Europe and created by Thomas König of the University of Mannheim, Germany.