Qualitative Comparative Analysis
Masterclass Leads: Stav Fainshmidt (Florida International University, USA), Thomas Greckhamer (Louisiana State University, USA), Ursula F. Ott (Nottingham Trent University, UK)
Time and Date: June 26, 11 am EST/3 pm UTC
The aim of this masterclass is to help IB researchers who utilize Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA). The masterclass is focused on supporting researchers who have some prior knowledge and experience with QCA and are working on applying QCA in their research design and data analysis. The purpose of the masterclass is to encourage and support good practice in the application of QCA for IB scholarship and to help participants to achieve robustness in the way configurational data analysis is conducted in all aspects, from design, calibration, truth table analysis to the presentation of your results.
The focus is on advanced problem solving so you will be expected to come prepared to the masterclass. As part of the registration process, you will be asked to outline the project you are currently undertaking or planning to pursue and to detail the issues with which you seek assistance form the masterclass leads. However, researchers interested in attending the session without a specific project/issue are welcome as well.