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FORK 1002 Preparatory Course in Elementary Statistics (August 2013)

  • Professor: Genaro Sucarrat
  • Course description
  • Handouts: 1 Key Concepts and Basic Statistics, 2 Regression Analysis, 3 Qualitative Explanatory Variables
  • Exercises: Set 1 (solutions), Set 2 (solutions), Set 3 (solutions), Set 4 (solutions)
  • Statistical tables: Normal distribution, t distribution, Chi-square distribution, F distribution
  • Datasets: Class-data (all: SPSS, Excel, sample: SPSS, Excel), Viagra (SPSS, Excel), Houses (SPSS, Excel), Infidelity (SPSS, Excel), Wages (SPSS, Excel), Women labour market participation (SPSS, Excel)
  • Statistical software: SPSS

  • Some useful SPSS resources (from Andy Field's book Discovering Statistics Using SPSS): Other useful resources: Schedule (10h-14h45 each day):

    Day Date Room Contents [last updated]

    Thu 1/8 C2-060 Introduction [1/8/2013], Key Concepts and Basic Statistics [2/8/2013]
    Fri 2/8 C2-060 Key Concepts and Basic Statistics (cont.), Regression Analysis [6/8/2013], 14h-14h45 in computer lab (B1-040)
    Mon 5/8 C2-060 Regression Analysis (cont.), 13h-14h45 in computer lab (B1-040)
    Tue 6/8 C2-060 Regression Analysis (cont.), Qualitative Explanatory Variables [6/8/2013], 13h-14h45 in computer lab (B1-040)