Introduction to Stata Short Course

This course is designed for people who wish to attend the other courses in this programme, in particular the "Complex Social Survey Data" course or the "Measuring Economic Welfare" one, and who need to brush up on their basic Stata skills. It will also be useful for anyone who needs a basic Stata refresher.

Course Content:

  • The Stata menu system and environment
  • Opening datasets and getting descriptive statistics
  • Preserving the output from a session
  • Restricting commands to subsets of the data
  • Regression with data
  • Running commands in batches (do files)
  • Simple graphs


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 09:00 to Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 17:00

Economics Building, Middle Campus, University of Cape Town

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