IV and American Psycho

Overheard the other day: “The whole IV thing has been a f***ing catastrophe for everyone.”

Given my experience with the origins of the identification movement in empirical political science, my internal monologue can’t help but replace “the whole IV thing” with “the whole Yale thing.”

The Whole Yale Thing

Source: http://exquisitelyboredinnacogdoches.blogspot.com/2006_04_01_archive.html

Of course, I endorse neither the wholesale criticism of IV regression nor Patrick Bateman’s homophobia.