with Stata: A Retrospective is a sometimes serious and
sometimes whimsical retrospective of Stata, its development, and
its use over the last 30 years. The view from the inside opens
with an essay by Bill Gould, Stata's president and cofounder,
that discusses the challenges and concepts that guided the
design and implementation of Stata. The view from the outside
comprises 14 essays by prominent researchers and members of the
Econometric Evaluation of Socio-Economic Programs, by
Giovanni Cerulli, provides an excellent introduction to
estimating average treatment effects from observational data.
This book provides thorough introductions to the models and
estimators implemented in teffects, etregress, and
etpoisson and provides many examples using these commands
and some similar commands written by the author.
Analysis with Stata, by John Thompson, is a compendium
of Stata user-written commands for Bayesian analysis.
It contains just enough
theoretical and foundational material to be useful to all levels
of users interested in Bayesian statistics, from neophytes to
Models for Categorical Dependent Variables Using Stata, Third
Edition, by J. Scott Long and Jeremy Freese, is an essential
reference for those who use Stata to fit and interpret
regression models for categorical data. Although regression
models for categorical dependent variables are common, few texts
explain how to interpret such models; this text decisively fills
to Time Series Using Stata, by Sean Becketti, is a
first-rate, example-based guide to time-series analysis and
forecasting using Stata. It can serve as both a reference for
practitioners and a supplemental textbook for students in
applied statistics courses.
Every installation of Stata includes all the documentation in PDF
format. Stata’s documentation consists of over 12,000 pages detailing
each feature in Stata including the methods and formulas and fully