Case Studies and Causal Inference

An Integrative Framework

  • Ingo┬áRohlfing

Part of the Research Methods Series book series (REMES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Ingo Rohlfing
    Pages 1-22
  3. Ingo Rohlfing
    Pages 61-96
  4. Ingo Rohlfing
    Pages 97-124
  5. Ingo Rohlfing
    Pages 125-149
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 215-257

About this book


A discussion of the case study method which develops an integrative framework for causal inference in small-n research. This framework is applied to research design tasks such as case selection and process tracing. The book presents the basics, state-of-the-art and arguments for improving the case study method and empirical small-n research.

Authors and affiliations

  • Ingo┬áRohlfing
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CologneGermany

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