CAES Pre-Conference Workshop

Organised by CAES President-Elect, Alan Ker

Morning Session: An Introduction To R

This session will introduce R to attendees and topics covered will be: (i) getting start with R; (ii) data manipulation: objects, input and output; (iii) applications: simulation and regression examples. Participants are expected to bring their own laptops and have R downloaded on them prior to the session.

Afternoon Session: Nonparametric Econometrics using R

Participants will be introduced to nonparametric density estimation, nonparametric regression, and semiparametric regression. Using R participants will write their own code rather than use canned packages.

When: Tues, June 21, 9 am to 4:30 pm (lunch not included)

Cost: This event is free for CAES members. Cost for WAEA members is $10. Cost for non-members is $130.

How to Sign Up: Indicate that you would like to attend by selecting this option on the online registration form.