Category Archives: Quantitative Analysis
The Library subscribes to Sage Research Methods Online, a database with over 1,000 videos, books, handbooks, and journal articles focusing on research design and methods in the social sciences. This Thursday, September 6th, a trainer from Sage will lead workshops … finish reading Workshops on Research Methods
Join me in ETC 211 today, Friday 9/22 (1:10-2pm), for a workshop on using Stata for analysis as you might in Econ 311 this fall (Prof. Jeff Parker). Materials: codefile (do file) | slides note: you’ll need to be logged … finish reading Stata workshop: Econ 311
Join me this morning for an hour-long introduction to using Stata. You’ll find slides, notes, data, a do file, and additional challenge exercises here (Reed login required). You can work your way through the do file to get a sense … finish reading Data analysis using Stata
UPDATED with schedule adjustments for weather delays The 2017 Paideia schedule is out; here we’ve highlighted a handful of data-related offerings including sessions on mapping, data visualization, and digital humanities as well as working with Stata, R, and multimedia materials.
Making the jump from a research question to a method for answering that question can be complicated. Head over to Teaching and Learning with Technology at Reed to read my recent post: Translating research from question to query. First few lines … finish reading On research questions and process
On 1/20 from 12pm-1pm in Vollum 126, I led a workshop on using R to produce data graphics that we can manipulate and interactive with.
(Screenshot of a shiny app developed with Logan Soich and available here.) On 1/19 from 3pm-4pm in ETC 211, Dean Young and I led a workshop on getting started with the shiny package in R.
On 1/19 from 11am-12pm in Vollum 110, I led a workshop on a new way to create a reproducible senior thesis. I’ve put together a template for senior theses using RMarkdown. RMarkdown allows for the … finish reading Paideia R Workshop: The Brand New RMarkdown Senior Thesis Template!
Join me this afternoon, 1/21 from 1-2pm, in ETC 211 for a workshop focusing on using Stata for data analysis. Here are materials (Reed login required) for the workshop, including data, slides, and a “do file” with all the code we’ll … finish reading Paideia workshop: Data analysis using Stata
From 4:00 – 5:00 PM on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, I’ll be leading a workshop in ETC 211. The title of the workshop is “Reproducible Research.” All are welcome! The slides are available here. You’ll have a chance during the workshop to … finish reading Workshop: Reproducible Research