**R Camp 2017**

**Course Info and Resources:**

Schedule

Textbook (also accessible through the library's website)

There is very helpful information available on Jamie Monogan's website, including this excellent R reference card.

Some R help I've written up for previous classes is available here.

**Class 1 (Mon., June 19, 2017): Loading and Manipulating Data**

**Monogan, Chapter 2 (although Chapter 1 will be helpful as well)**

__Reading:__

**Data**Polity Annual Data (info)

Democracy and Dictatorship Revisited (info)

Unified Democracy Scores Summary Scores (info)

**R Code****Class 2 (Tues., June 20, 2017): Visualizing Data and Descriptive Statistics**

__Monogan, Chapters 3-4. See here for info on ggplot2.__

**Reading:**

**Data**"Mega-Dem" data from Monday (see Monday R Code to construct)

__R Code__**Class 3 (Wed., June 21, 2017): Inference, Bivariate Things, Linear Models, Diagnostics, Etc.**

Bonus: How (and Why) To Write Functions in R

Bonus: How (and Why) To Write Functions in R

__Monogan, Chapters 5-6__

**Reading:**

**Data**"Mega-Dem" data from Monday (see Monday R Code to construct)

**R Code****Class 4 (Thurs., June 22, 2017): Linear Algebra and Programming Applications**

__Monogan, Chapter 10__

**Reading:**__Interactions and marginal effects plots in OLS__

**R Code**

Bonus R Code:Bonus R Code:

**Class 5 (Fri., June 23, 2017): Additional Programming Tools**

__Monogan, Chapter 11__

**Reading:**

**Data**"Mega-Dem" data from Monday (see Monday R Code to construct)

**R Code**