Training Calendar

2nd Brazilian Stata Users Group Meeting

  • Location: Faculdade de Economia e Administração da USP
  • Duration: 1 day (8th December 2017 - 8th December 2017)
  • Software: Stata
  • Level: Various
  • Topic:
2nd Brazilian Stata Users Group Meeting

The 2nd Brazilian Stata Users Group Meeting takes place on 8 December 2017 at Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo.

The Meeting will provide Stata users with the opportunity to exchange ideas, experiences and information on new applications of Stata. Anyone interested in using Stata is welcome. Mr Bill Rising, Director of Education and Mr. Enrique Pinzon, Senior Econometrician will represent StataCorp at the meeting.



  • Participation in the meeting is FREE, however prior registration is essential
  • Places are limited, so we strongly encourage to register as early as possible
  • To register, email us at or call us on +55 11 4680 3503


8h15 – 8h45


8h45 – 9h00

Welcome address

09h00 – 10h45


(45 min) Spatial Regression Models:  Identification strategy using STATA
- Tatiane Menezes (Universidade Federal de Pernambuco – Departamento de Economia)

(20 min) Latent class models applied to quality-of-life scores: a case-study using GSEM to optimize a latent profile analysis

- Marcos Almeida (Universidade de Tiradentes – Escola de Medicina)

(20 min) - Decomposing wage differential by sectors and occupatioins: what explains a glass ceiling effect in Brazil by gender?
- Danielle Carusi Machado e Jesus Óregon (Faculdade de Economia da UFF/Niterói)

(20 min) – Does crime affect economic growth? A case study of the city of Manaus
- Pedro Davi
(Universidade de São Paulo – Faculdade de Economia e Administração)

10h45 – 11h15

Coffee Break

11h15 – 12h55


(60 min) Now what do I do with this function?
- Enrique Pinzon (Stata Corp)

(20 min) - Auto evaluation of Health and Maternity

- Matheus  Souza Ferreira (Universidade de São Paulo – Escola de Saúde Pública)

(20 min) – Presentation of the Rresearch group: Brazilian Women in Economics (BWE)
- Paula Pereda e Bruna Borges (Universidade de São Paulo – Faculdade de Economia e Administração)

12h55 – 14h00


14h00 – 15h45


(45 min) Multilevel Mixed-Effects Generalized Linear Models in Stata

Luís Fávero e Matheus Albergaria (Universidade de São Paulo – Faculdade de Economia e Administração)

(20 min) Consequences of extending paid maternity leave: The Empresa Cidadã Program experience
- Larissa Bueno Stolar (Universidade de São Paulo – Faculdade de Economia e Administração)


 (20 min) - Estimate the efficiency of Brazilian federal highway concessions: DEA and SFA – X Factor
- Carlos Eduardo Véras Neves (Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres – ANTT)

(20 min) – Air Pollution Consequences in São Paulo: Evidence for Health
- Bruna Guidetti and Paula Pereda (Universidade de São Paulo – Faculdade de Economia e Administração)

15h45 – 16h00

Coffee Break

16h00 – 16h45

(45 min) – Reproducible Document Generation in Stata

- Bill Rising (StataCorp)

16h45 – 17h15

(30m) Wishes and Grumbles

- Bill Rising (StataCorp)

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