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Additional Training


  • Training in understanding social economy (prof. C.Borzaga et al.), University of Trento, 15th of January - 5th of February 2011.
  • 10th ESS training (Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) and Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), prof. P.Schmidt & E.Davidov), from 14th to 16th December in Mannheim, Germany
  • Lectures in social statistics in ZA-Spring Seminar “Visualization of Complex Data Structures”, GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, 1-20 March 2009 [supported by the FP6, EUROLAB]
  • Lectures in social statistics in ZA-Spring Seminar “Analysis of Categorical Data and Discrete Choices”, ZA (Zentralarchiv für Empirische Sozialforschung – Universität zu Köln), Cologne, 3-23 March 2001 [grant FP5, ZA-EUROLAB]
  • Lectures in social statistics and mathematics modeling for the social sciences attended at the Summer School initiated and organized by the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research, with the Institute for Social Research and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June-August 1997 (Soros Foundation for Open Society scholarship) [courses: Structural equations modelling, Multiple imputation, Visual cluster analysis, Visual Regression (advanced statistics), Game Theory]
  • Summer schoolPerspectives des voisinage dans l’Europe de l’Estorganized by Transéuropéennes, the European Council Europei and L’Université de Strasbourg, August-September 1996 (Transéuropéennes scholarship)
  • Lectures attended at the „Statistical Analysis for the Social Sciences“ school, organized by the Soros Foundation for Open Society in Bucharest, October 1995 [grant from the organizers] [courses: Regression analyses and Structural equation modelling with LISREL]
  • „The Sociological Methodology School“ organized by the Association for Pragmatic Studies of the University of Braşov, with the support of the Soros Foundation for Open Society, Poiana Braşov, May 1995 [grant from the organizers]