Introduction to R

February 12, 2024
12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Public Policy Research Building (PPRB) 008

This workshop will offer a basic introduction to R. Participants will be introduced to the R interface, command syntax, R-script files, and basic functions (e.g., opening a dataset, summary statistics, etc.). We will also discuss how to merge and work with multiple datasets. This is an introductory workshop appropriate for those with limited or no familiarity with R. Example code will be provided.

Instructor: Nathan Timbs

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