Picture of Sooahn Shin

Research Interest

  • Political Methodology
  • Causal Inference
  • Machine Learning

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Working Papers

Teaching Fellow


  • aihuman (Available on CRAN)

    R package written in Rcpp for an experimental evaluation of causal impacts of algorithmic recommendations on human decisions developed by Imai et al. (JRSS, 2023).
  • issueirt

    R package for issue specific ideal point estimation developed by Shin (working paper). It uses Stan. Available upon request.
  • l1ideal

    R package for ℓ1 norm based multidimensional ideal point estimation developed by Shin et al. (working paper). It uses multivariate slice sampling for the estimation.