Each year, ICPSR provides a comprehensive, integrated program of basic and advanced training in research design, statistics, data analysis, and social science methodology.
An Overview of Statistical Software: Wednesday, 1/14, 10am-11am: Register
Introduction to R:
R Regression Models: Friday, 1/23: 1pm-4pm: Register
R Graphics: Thursday, 1/22: 9:30am-12:30pm: Register
Intro to Stata: Monday, 1/26, 1pm-4pm: Register
Data Management in Stata: Tuesday, 1/27, 1pm-4pm: Register
Regression and Graphing in Stata: Friday, 1/30, 1pm-5pm: Register
MIT affiliates can attend statistical software workshops at Harvard throughout the year.
All statistical software can perform commonly used statistical tests. Software differs regarding ease of use; interface; and processing/management of large, complex datasets.
||command line||Athena or download free|
||command line - GUI for some basic tests||Athena|
||GUI and command line||Athena or purchase through IS&T|
||GUI and command line||free for faculty and staff through IS&T|
||GUI||free for teaching and research through IS&T|
Description: Do you need to analyze data, but are not sure which program to use? Have you been using one statistical software package for a while and are curious about others? We will learn the strengths and weaknesses of some statistical software programs, see a brief demo of each, and learn how to access them at MIT.