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Re: st: Stata and R


From   ronggui <ronggui.huang@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Stata and R
Date   Sun, 18 May 2008 08:15:26 +0800

On Fri, May 16, 2008 at 10:40 PM, david.airey@Vanderbilt.Edu
<david.airey@vanderbilt.edu> wrote:
>
> Just about every other week I drop into our R clinic for a coffee
> break to listen to people's questions and maybe ask one myself. The
> clinic is about general use questions, not especially about
> Bioconductor packages, which is one reason to use R. The clinic is run
> by a very capable R expert. Originally I started going to the clinic
> thinking to myself that well, maybe this would be the last version of
> Stata I would buy, because R has come miles in development and
> documentation. More often than not, however, I conclude the opposite,
> and continue to regularly use Stata, thinking there is value is good
> commercial products.

I am curious about why you come to such an conclusion?

Best

> One interesting function in R that I can't find in Stata is Frank
> Harrell's nomogram function in the Design package, which essentially
> is a graphical alternative to outreg or estout.
>
> http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/S/Harrell/help/Design/html/nomogram.html
>
> http://www.stat.columbia.edu/~cook/movabletype/archives/2006/05/nomograms.html
>
> -Dave
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HUANG Ronggui, Wincent http://ronggui.huang.googlepages.com/
Bachelor of Social Work, Fudan University, China
Master of sociology, Fudan University, China
Ph.D. Candidate, CityU of HK.
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