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  • SSRI~ Workshop: Using Stata

    Presenter:

    Gary Thompson

    Sponsors:

    Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies, and Libraries

    Location:

    SSRI B140 - Map

    When:

    to

    Contact:

    Alexandra Cooper

    Email:

    cooper@duke.edu

    Topics to be covered include: An introduction to Stata indows; looking at your data using browse, describe, codebook, list and count; manipulating your data; creating new variables and labels; basic cross-tabulation; using the Stata help menu. Important Commands: use, set, browse, describe, codebook, count, compress, list, sort, generate, rename, label, recode, tabulate, keep, drop, preserve, restore, save, help, (up/down arrow); working with STATA do files; appending, merging and reshaping data sets; various methods of importing and exporting data.Important Commands: append, merge, reshape, edit, insheet, infile, outfile, log, (ctrl-break). Registration required; please click "more information" to access the registration form.

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