Stata resources

My Stata-related posts are here. Other resources are below: Basics UCLA STATA portal Key chapter from the manual: Estimation and postestimation commands Commands for factor variables in STATA 11 Graph examples in STATA (8 or higher) Essential tools for efficient workflow Exporting summary tables to LaTeX Plots with margin in…

Some memorable aspects of #USElections2016

State of the American democracy Just 43 to 52% of respondents say they would be willing to support the next president: These numbers makes me deeply uneasy about Wednesday morning in America. From latest WSJ/NBC poll. pic.twitter.com/G9tUmxyZX7— Niall Ferguson (@nfergus) November 6, 2016 Paul Krugman:…

Britain wants globalization on its own terms

Does Britain want to be global? A few days ago, the answer appeared to be yes: Splendid post-Brexit tales: Theresa May says a "truly global Britain is possible, and it is in sight" https://t.co/gDc9ig0Gp1— Jan Zilinsky (@janzilinsky) October 3, 2016 Now the position seems…

Some good news this October

Civic values in America Almost all Americans say that paying taxes is the right thing to do: Paris climate agreement #ParisAgreement to enter into force as EP agrees ratification (good that happened during #skpres) https://t.co/0X4WjSXG9H #EU— Andrej Matisak (@matisaksk) October 4, 2016 Great news: #EU Parliament…

Taxing Apple - an update

Australia warns companies against trying to avoid its ‘Google tax’ The impact of the UK’s diverted profits tax, the 25 per cent levy introduced by George Osborne, the former chancellor, in April last year, was questioned by many commentators in January when it emerged that it did not play…