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Seasonal Adjustment in R

The package ‘Seasonal’ facilitates seasonal adjustment in R. The R package provides an easy-to-handle wrapper around the X-13ARIMA-SEATS Fortran libraries provided by the US Census Bureau. 414 more words

Econometrics

R - Pros and Cons

Learning a new programming language is costly. Usually it takes a considerable amount of time to get acquainted with a new language. Especially the first phase can be painful and frustrating. 708 more words

Econometrics

Why R?

Why should you use R?

There exists several reasons why one should start using R. During the last decade R has become the leading tool for statistics, data analysis, and machine learning. 312 more words

Econometrics

cricketr and yorkr books - Paperback now in Amazon

My books
– Cricket Analytics with cricketr
– Beaten by sheer pace!: Cricket analytics with yorkr
are now available on Amazon in both Paperback and Kindle versions… 121 more words

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yorkr ranks IPL Players post 2016 season

Here is a short post which ranks IPL batsmen and bowlers post the 2016 IPL season. These are based on match data from Cricsheet. I had already ranked IPL players in my post… 461 more words

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Big Analytics Roundup (August 22, 2016)

MIT Technology Review reports that Chicago’s experiment in predictive policing isn’t working. Data scientists developed a list of a few hundred people likely to commit a shooting; police, however, ignored the predictions, primarily because nobody told them what to do with individuals on the list. 519 more words

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RQGIS 0.1.0 release

We proudly announce the release of RQGIS! RQGIS establishes an interface between R and QGIS, i.e. it allows the user to access the more than 1000 QGIS geoalgorithms from within R. 495 more words

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