Using case studies in the social sciences: methods, inferences, purposes

  • Attilia Ruzzene EIPE, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Keywords: Attilia Ruzzene, PhD thesis, evidence, case studies, inference, methodology, RCTs

Author Biography

Attilia Ruzzene, EIPE, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Attilia Ruzzene is a lecturer at the Faculty of Philosophy of Erasmus University Rotterdam. She studied international and diplomatic science at the University of Torino where she obtained an MSc (2006) and a PhD (2010) in economics. In the meantime she developed an interest in the philosophy and methodology of the social sciences and moved to Erasmus University Rotterdam. At the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics (EIPE), she obtained a research master in philosophy of economics (2009) and embarked on her second PhD project under the supervision of Julian Reiss and Jack Vromen.

PhD Thesis Summaries