Shiro Kuriwaki

Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Government
Harvard University

Shiro Kuriwaki is a graduate student in Harvard's department of Government since 2015. His research uses statistical and psychological tools to assess political representation, mainly in American Politics. In particular he focuses on the role public opinion plays in democratic representation. Prior to and during graduate school, he worked at the Analyst Institute in Washington D.C., where he implemented and analyzed campaign field experiments and built statistical models for heterogeneous treatment effects.

Curriculum Vitae

1737 Cambridge Street
Room 411, CGIS Knafel Building
Cambridge, MA 02138

Working Papers

(Please see my CV for other work in progress.)


I co-taught the 2017 Government Math PreFresher for incoming PhD students, with Connor Jerzak. Handouts from the programming sessions can also be found here:


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