Course length: 6 weeks (4 lessons)See dates.
Become an expert in organizing your work in Stata. Make the most of Stata's scripting language to improve your workflow and create concretely reproducible analyses. Learn how branching, looping, flow of control, and accessing stored estimation results can speed up your work and lead to more complete analyses. Learn about bootstrapping and Monte Carlo simulations, too.
Note: This course is platform independent. You can use Stata on Windows, Mac or Linux.
Lesson 1: Organization of analysis
Lesson 2: Macros, arguments, and looping
Note: There is a one-week break between the posting of Lessons 2 and 3; however, course leaders are available for discussion.
Lesson 3: Examples and applications
Lesson 4: Ado-files