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Jasjeet S. Sekhon

Jasjeet S. Sekhon

Jasjeet S. Sekhon is Associate Professor of Political Science and Statistics at University of California, Berkeley. His current research focuses on methods for causal inference in observational and experimental studies and evaluating social science, public health and medical interventions. Prof. Sekhon has done research on elections, voting behavior and public opinion in the United States, multivariate matching methods for causal inference, machine learning algorithms for irregular optimization problems, robust estimators with bounded influence functions, health economic cost effectiveness analysis, and the philosophy and history of inference and statistics in the social sciences. His work on religion, with Pradeep Chhibber, focuses on the relationship between religious practice and political trust.