Data science and visualization

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Stata tip: Bar charts

To make a chart of regional differences in GDP per capita in China, download data from China Statistical Yearbook. My final chart looks like this: Getting...

Data analysis: Resource page

General visualization principles for social scientists An Economist's Guide to Visualizing Data by Jonathan A. Schwabish [Form and Function post] Using Graphs Instead of Tables in...

What are some of the pitfalls of using statistics?

In an older post on Quora, my short answer linked the output of data-based analysis with the necessity to make a recommendation or to take a...

The maps are out of control

Even if you love geography, you probably do not click on anything that promises to explain "everything"... As Danny DeBelius says: "nothing is...

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