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Stata Programming & Managing Large Datasets

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23-24 October 2014
Cass Business School, City University London, UK (View map)
2-days
Stata
Programming (Intermediate)
Dr. Marco Lilla, Università Politecnica delle Marche (View profile)
ST-99-UK
Cass Business School, City University London Stata  Stata 13    Timberlake Consultants | Statistics | Econometrics | Forecasting
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Overview

Timberlake Consultants invite you to attend the following two-day, Stata course to be held at Cass Business School, City University London, UK on 23-24 October 2014.

The course aims to provide professionals and academics with the necessary skills to cope with large datasets management which involve the knowledge of Stata programming tools. In the past decades there has been a huge increase in the availability and usage of large datasets on firms, households and individuals, as well as on financial markets. In these contexts, to cope with statistical and micro-econometric analysis, a sound knowledge of data management and programming with Stata is necessary. The course is designed for basic and intermediate Stata users who want to acquire advanced skills in data management and routinisation of complex tasks with practical sessions and exercises to cover the topics.

Main Topics

  • Data management issues with large datasets;
  • Programming:
    • Programs, Do-files and Ado-files;
    • Basics programming;
    • Accessing and manipulating stored results, macro;
    • Looping and other useful program control commands.

 

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Agenda

Day 1

  • Stata overview;
  • Managing working sessions, memory and variable storage;
  • Programming basics: Macros, Loopings;
  • Manipulating matrices;
  • Conditional statements;
  • Building Do-files with program elements;
  • Practical session #1.

Day 2

  • Macros usage in practice;
  • Recalling, modifying and combining stored results into output tables;
  • Preserving data and recovering data;
  • Looping: evaluating expressions and over values and items;
  • Special graphs through programming;
  • Writing own programs;
  • Practical session #2.

 

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Prerequisites

To be confirmed.

 

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Feedback & Testimonials

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Prices

Cost (per participant):

Registration type Price (inc. VAT)
Commercial / Government £1,080.00 Purchase Training Button
Academic / Non-profit research £840.00 Purchase Training Button
Student registrations £360.00 Purchase Training Button
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  • Student registrations: Attendees must provide proof of full time student status at the time of booking to qualify for student registration rate (valid student ID card or authorised letter of enrolment).
  • Additional discounts are available for multiple registrations.
  • Cost includes course materials, lunch and refreshments.
  • Delegates are provided with temporary licences for the software(s) used in the course and will be instructed to download and install the software prior to the start of the course. (Alternatively, we can also provide laptops free of charge to attending delegates).
  • If you need assistance in locating hotel accommodation in the region, please notify us at the time of booking.

The number of delegates is restricted. Please register early to guarantee your place.

 

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Registration

We welcome delegates to find out more and register for the course by contacting our sales and training team either by email: training@timberlake.co.uk, phone: +44 (0) 20 8697 3377 or by filling out an online registration form.

 

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Terms & Conditions

For full Training Courses Terms & Conditions please click here.

Payment of course fees required prior to the course start date.

Registration closes 5-calendar days prior to the start of the course.

  • 100% fee returned for cancellations made over 28-calendar days prior to start of the course.
  • 50% fee returned for cancellations made 14-calendar days prior to the start of the course.
  • No fee returned for cancellations made less than 14-calendar days prior to the start of the course.



 

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