C-DAMAA

Three Day Workshop on Applied Quantitative Analysis using Stata


Date/Time/Duration

Start: 10th February, 2020
End: 12th February, 2020

Venue/Location

School of Economics Conference room
University of Cape Coast

Rate

GHS 200.00


Description


The Centre for Data Archiving, Management, Analysis and Advocacy under the auspices of the Department of Data Science and Economic Policy, School of Economics is organizing a 3-day intensive hands-on training in the Applied Quantitative Models that will aid graduate students in diverse fields of study to improve upon their analytical skills.

The aim of the short course is to familiarise participants with the basic features of Stata. On completing the course, participants will have covered the following through a combination of presentation and practical sessions:

  1. The STATA environment: Opening and exploring files, looking at labels, editing and entering data.
  2. Exploratory analysis: logging outputs, producing tables, sub setting and descriptive statistics.
  3. Data manipulation: computing new variables, recoding, keeping and dropping, saving commands in a do file.
  4. Merging and appending data
  5. STATA graphics, help and support resources.
  6. Data analysis (Least squares regression analysis, Categorical dependent variable estimation, time series and Panel data analysis)

Registration: 13th January, 2020 – 31st January, 2020

Starting Date: 10th – 12th February, 2020

Target Group: Graduate Students

Venue: School of Economics Conference Room, University Cape Coast.

Rate: GH₵200.00

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