Events

CBR Meeting - Frequent Asked Questions about CV-Lattes
04/02/2014 - 10:00 FGV/EBAPE, Room 537, 5th Floor

As academic researchers, we must have our CV-Lattes always updated. This hands-on workshop helps you fill it in and provides answers for the most frequent questions.

CBR Meeting: How to use Qualtrics for Surveys and Experiments
02/19/2014 -
10:00 to 12:00
FGV/EBAPE Praia de Botafogo, 190 Auditorium 537 – 5th floor

Qualtrics is the leading global provider of enterprise data collection and analysis products for market research, voice of customer, employee performance, and academic research. This presentation shows how to build a questionnaire in Qualtrics and how to use its main functionalities. 

CBR Meeting - Using Amazon’s Mechanical Turk and Facebook for Surveys and Experiments
02/05/2014 -
09:00 to 11:00
FGV/EBAPE - Praia de Botafogo, 190 - Auditorium 537 - 5th Floor

MTurk and Facebook are reliable and cheap platforms for data collection for surveys and experiments. You can place tasks that will be performed by individuals all over the world.

This presentation enables participants to setup an MTurk account and to launch data collection tasks, as well as understanding how to use Facebook for data collection. The topics include:

- Setting up an MTurk account (international credit card is necessary);

- Creating and managing tasks;

- Creating a survey page on Qualtrics

- Integrating Qualtrics with MTurk.

- Using Facebook for data collection.

 

Speakers: Felipe Araújo (PhD Student) and Prof. César Zucco Jr. – FGV/EBAPE

CBR Meeting - Prof. Robert Gregory Michener - FGV–EBAPE
01/22/2014 -
09:00 to 11:00
FGV/EBAPE, Room 537, 5th Floor.

Prof. Robert Gregory Michener talks about Brazilian Governmental Compliance with Transparency Obligations – An FGV Audit of the Access to Information Law 2014-15. Research opportunities are discussed.

CBR Meeting - Prof. Dr. Jailson de Souza e Silva - Observatório de Favelas
12/04/2013 -
09:00 to 11:00
Room 537

Dr. Jailson de Souza e Silva is an associate professor at the Universidade Federal Fluminense and one of the founders and director of the “Observatório de Favelas “.  At the meeting, Dr. Jailson talked to FGV students and faculty about the Observatorio and about research opportunities.  

CBR Meeting - Mj. Marco Andrade - Operação Lei-Seca
11/06/2013 -
09:00 to 11:00
Congregation Room

Mj. Marco Andrade, Head of the Dry Law Operation (Operação Lei-Seca) in the state of Rio of Janeiro talked about OLS. Research opportunities were discussed during the meeting.

The (honest) truth about dishonesty
11/05/2012 - 09:00

On November, 5th, FGV received Prof. Dan Ariely from Duke University to talk to students and faculty. The topic was the book “Dis(Honesty)” - recently launched by Prof. Ariely. After the presentation, Prof. Ariely talked about the behavioral research that are currently being conducted at CBR.