An ISSR Short Course by Irene Boeckmann
This workshop is designed for Stata users with a basic working knowledge of Stata who want to advance their programming skills. The course will address a variety of topics aimed at saving time by ensuring more efficient programming. Topics include: organizing do-files, using local macros, looping, reshaping data, appending and merging data, and working with time and date variables. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops if they have Stata 11 or 12 installed; a limited number of ISSR laptops will be available for use.
By the end of this session, participants will be able to: