Statalist


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

Re: st: experience with STATA for student use


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: experience with STATA for student use
Date   Mon, 24 Mar 2008 13:26:45 +0000 (GMT)

At the last North American Stata Users Group Meeting Nicholas Jon
Horton gave a talk titled " Agony and ecstasy: Teaching a
computationally intensive introductory statistics course using Stata".
You can download the talk at:
http://www.stata.com/meeting/6nasug/abstracts.html

Hope this helps,
Maarten

--- "P. Rao Sahib" <p.rao.sahib@rug.nl> wrote:

> Dear Stata users, I am exploring the option of using STATA for
> teaching 
> for a senior bachelor level/master level course. I am curious about
> the 
> experiences of others at universities  with using STATA for teaching.
>  
> EVIEWS (an econometric software package) is already installed in the 
> student computer labs so acquiring any additional competing software 
> needs justification. I prefer STATA as my students work mainly with 
> panel data models and EVIEWS seems very time-series oriented (and has
> 
> fewer internet resources to learn more about the program).  I would 
> happy for any tips/advice regarding using STATA on student networks, 
> Gradplan or using small STATA.
> 
> 
> Dr. Padma Rao Sahib
> Department of International Economics and Business
> Faculty of Economics and Business
> University of Groningen
> Groningen, The Netherlands
> *
> *   For searches and help try:
> *   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
> *   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
> *   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/
> 


-----------------------------------------
Maarten L. Buis
Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

visiting address:
Buitenveldertselaan 3 (Metropolitan), room Z434

+31 20 5986715

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
-----------------------------------------


      ___________________________________________________________ 
Rise to the challenge for Sport Relief with Yahoo! For Good  

http://uk.promotions.yahoo.com/forgood/
*
*   For searches and help try:
*   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
*   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
*   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/



© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index