Intro / Computer stuffSlides [link]
- Computer setup
- some good practices for empirical research
- version control
- see my RA Manual wiki for tips getting started and troubleshooting.
- examples from wind innovation repo
- Read Gentzkow and Shapiro’s “Code and Data for the Social Sciences: A Practitioner’s Guide”
- Sign up for a Github account.
- Download and install R and Rstudio.