Articles on Statistical Computing

This page lists articles related to various programs for doing statistical analysis, as well as general information on working with statistical data.

- Introduction
- Usage and Syntax
- Working With Data
- Statistics
- Working with Groups
- Hierarchical Data
- Combining Data Sets
- Graphics
- Do Files and Project Management
- Learning More

Stata Journal at the UW-Madison Library System (2012 vol. 4-present)

Stata Journal Archive

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- Introduction
- Deciding to Impute
- Creating Imputation Models
- Imputing
- Managing Multiply Imputed Data
- Estimating
- Examples
- Recommended Readings

An Introduction to Stata Graphics

An Introduction to Mata

Finding and Installing User-Written Stata Programs

Propensity Score Matching in Stata using teffects

Working with Dates in Stata

Exploring Regression Results using Margins

Using Stata Graphs in Documents

Including Calculated Results In Stata Graphs

Using Reshape to Manage Hierarchical Data

Bootstrapping in Stata

Speeding up Multiple Imputation in Stata using Parallel Processing

Making Predictions with Counter-Factual Data in Stata

Using STATA on Linux

Running SPSS Jobs on Linux

SPSS
Online Documentation

Using SPSS to Reformat Data
Records from One to Several

An Introduction to SAS Data
Steps

Managing Output in SAS 9.3

Running SAS on Linux

Running Large SAS Jobs on Linstat

Launching SAS Files from Windows Explorer

SAS Version
9 Online Documentation

SAS Workbook for Writing SAS
Programs to Process Data on UNIX

Redirecting
and Customizing Tabular Output in SAS

Converting SAS Formats from 32-Bit to 64-Bit

SAS and Excel Files on Winstat

A Simple Procedure for Producing
Publication-Quality Graphs using SAS

Storing SAS Formats

Using SAS to Perform a Table
Lookup

Constructing Indicator Variables
with SAS

Converting a Code Book to a
SAS FORMAT Library

Using SAS to Reformat Data Records
from One to Several

Saving SAS Graphs For Printing
or Other Uses

Using Compressed Data in SAS

SAS Programming Efficiencies

Creating SAS Transport Files

Using R Packages on SSCC Computers

Installing R on Your Personal Computer

Computing Resources at the
SSCC

Using Stat/Transfer

Running Linux Programs Using
Windows (Mostly)

Managing Jobs on Linstat

Using Excel for Data Entry

Programming in Color