Stata Headlines RSS Feed The latest Stata headlines http://stata.com http://www.stata-press.com/ebooks/ http://www.stata-press.com/ebooks/ Stata Press titles are now available as eBooks You asked for them. We listened. Your favorite Stata Press titles are now available as eBooks, or will be soon. Fri May 6 10:07:48 CDT 2016 http://www.stata.com/bookstore/survival-analysis-stata-introduction/ http://www.stata.com/bookstore/survival-analysis-stata-introduction/ An Introduction to Survival Analysis Using Stata, Revised Third Edition An Introduction to Survival Analysis Using Stata, Revised Third Edition is the ideal tutorial for professional data analysts who want to learn survival analysis for the first time or who are well versed in survival analysis but are not as dexterous in u sing Stata to analyze survival data. Fri Apr 29 13:56:04 CDT 2016 http://www.stata.com/bookstore/gentle-introduction-to-stata/ http://www.stata.com/bookstore/gentle-introduction-to-stata/ A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fifth Edition Alan C. Acock's A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fifth Edition is aimed at new Stata users who want to become proficient in Stata. After reading this introductory text, new users will be able not only to use Stata well but also to learn new aspects of Stata. Wed Apr 20 09:28:39 CDT 2016 http://www.stata.com/meeting/spain16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/spain16/ 2016 Spanish Stata users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Barcelona on October 20, for the 2016 Spanish Stata users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:45:04 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/ebooks/ http://www.stata.com/news/ebooks/ Stata Press now offers electronic editions of three titles We are delighted to announce three Stata Press titles are now offered as electronic editions. You can access them from your computer, smartphone, tablet, or eReader. Order an eBook today! Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:53:24 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/belgium16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/belgium16/ 2016 Belgian Stata users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Brussels on September 6, for the 2016 Belgian Stata users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:10:46 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/switzerland16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/switzerland16/ 2016 Swiss Stata users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Bern on November 17, for the 2016 Swiss Stata users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Thu, 10 Mar 2016 16:10:46 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/oceania16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/oceania16/ 2016 Oceania Stata users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Sydney on September 28-30, for the 2016 Oceania Stata users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:52:23 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/chicago16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/chicago16/ 2016 Stata Conference Chicago: Call for presentations Join us in Chicago on July 28-29, for the 2016 Stata Conference. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Tue, 16 Feb 2016 09:12:32 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/icpsr2016/ http://www.stata.com/news/icpsr2016/ Stata workshops at ICPSR Summer Program The ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research will take place June-August, 2016. Stata will be leading three of the workshops. Find out more. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:00:00 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk16/ 2016 London Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in London on September 8-9, for the 2016 London Stata Users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:50:25 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic16/ 2016 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Oslo, Norway, on September 13, for the 2016 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:25:38 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy16/ 2016 Italian Stata Users Group meeting: Save the date Join us in Rome, Italy, on November 17-18, for the 2016 Italian Stata Users Group meeting. Abstracts are now being accepted. Learn more. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:25:38 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/social-network-analysis2016/ http://www.stata.com/news/social-network-analysis2016/ Introduction to Social Network Analysis Using Stata The workshop provides an interdisciplinary venue for social scientists, mathematicians, computer scientists, ethnologists, epidemiologists, organizational theorists, and others to present current work in the area of social networks. April 12-15, 2016, in Rome. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:23:30 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/mexico16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/mexico16/ EUSMEX 2016: Program announced Join us May 18 in Aguascalientes, Mexico, for EUSMEX 2016 (the Mexican Stata Users Group meeting). The program is now available. Register now. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 11:29:47 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/meafa2016/ http://www.stata.com/news/meafa2016/ MEAFA Workshop on Panel Data Analysis Using Stata February 8-12, 2016, in Sydney. Sign up today! Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:46:03 -0600 http://www.stata.com/internships/ http://www.stata.com/internships/ Now accepting applications for a summer intern Excellent experience for students! Apply before February 15. Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:04:18 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany16/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany16/ 2016 German Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced Join us in Cologne, Germany, on June 10, for the 2016 German Stata Users Group meeting. Read the program and register today. Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:08:00 -0500 http://www.stata.com/training/public/using-stata-effectively/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/using-stata-effectively/ Master techniques for efficient day-to-day use of Stata Using Stata Effectively: Data Management, Analysis, and Graphics Fundamentals is a two-day course aimed at both new Stata users and those who wish to learn techniques for efficient day-to-day use of Stata. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:10:57 -0500 http://www.stata.com/training/public/handling-missing-data-using-multiple-imputation/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/handling-missing-data-using-multiple-imputation/ Discover the use of Stata to perform multiple-imputation analysis Handling Missing Data Using Multiple Imputation covers the use of Stata to perform multiple-imputation analysis, a simulation-based technique for handling missing data. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:08:29 -0500 http://www.stata.com/training/public/structural-equation-modeling-using-stata/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/structural-equation-modeling-using-stata/ Learn how to use Stata for structural equation modeling Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata covers the use of Stata for structural equation modeling (SEM), a class of statistical techniques for modeling relationships among variables, both observed and unobserved. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:06:25 -0500 http://www.stata.com/training/public/time-series-analysis-using-stata/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/time-series-analysis-using-stata/ Better equip yourself with Stata's time-series features Time-Series Analysis Using Stata reviews methods for time-series analysis and shows how to perform the analysis using Stata. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:04:49 -0500 http://www.stata.com/netcourse/ http://www.stata.com/netcourse/ Increase your Stata knowledge wherever you are Announcing early 2016 NetCourse dates. NetCourses are convenient web-based courses for learning Stata. Enroll today! Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:03:25 -0500 http://blog.stata.com/2015/12/15/programming-an-estimation-command-in-stata-mata-101/ http://blog.stata.com/2015/12/15/programming-an-estimation-command-in-stata-mata-101/ Programming an estimation command in Stata: Mata 101 New Stata Blog series on Mata, the matrix programming language that is part of Stata. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:01:38 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/introduction-stata-programming/ http://www.stata.com/news/introduction-stata-programming/ An Introduction to Stata Programming, Second Edition Christopher F. Baum's An Introduction to Stata Programming, Second Edition, is a great reference for anyone that wants to learn Stata programming. Wed, 02 Dec 2015 09:38:18 -0500 http://www.stata.com/links/video-tutorials/ http://www.stata.com/links/video-tutorials/ Three new video tutorials on IRT (item response theory) added Three new video tutorials on IRT (item response theory) were recently added to our growning list of video tutorials on Stata. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 17:38:33 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/econometrics-winter-school-2016/ http://www.stata.com/news/econometrics-winter-school-2016/ 2016 Stata Econometrics Winter School Timberlake (Portugal) and CEF.UP (U. Porto) are jointly organizing a set of applied econometrics courses using Stata. The aim of these courses is to familiarize the participants with key econometric tools commonly used in applied research. Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:34:55 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/biostatistics-epidemiology-course-2016/ http://www.stata.com/news/biostatistics-epidemiology-course-2016/ Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology The 2016 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology is organized by professors from the Harvard School of Public Health, Karolinska Institute, and other European academic and public institutions. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 17:44:01 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy15/ 2015 Italian Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The program for the 2015 Italian Stata Users Group meeting has been announced. Join us in Florence on November 12 to exchange ideas, experiences, and information on user-written routines and applications developed in Stata. Wed, 07 Oct 2015 16:43:11 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/meta-analysis-in-stata/ http://www.stata.com/news/meta-analysis-in-stata/ Meta-Analysis in Stata: An Updated Collection from the Stata Journal, Second Edition Meta Analysis in Stata: An Updated Collection from the Stata Journal, Second Edition is a complete introduction and reference for performing meta-analyses in Stata. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 12:12:37 -0500 http://www.stata.com/meeting/australia15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/australia15/ 2015 Oceania Users Group meeting: Program announced The program for the 2015 Oceania Stata Users Group meeting has been announced. It will be held at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia, September 24-25, 2015. Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:57:26 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/spain15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/spain15/ 2015 Spanish Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The program for the 2015 Spanish Stata Users Group meeting has been announced. Join us at the Instituto de Empresa in Madrid on October 22, 2015. Tue, 08 Sep 2015 16:34:18 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/stata-for-the-behavioral-sciences/ http://www.stata.com/news/stata-for-the-behavioral-sciences/ Stata for the Behavioral Sciences Stata for the Behavioral Sciences, by Michael Mitchell, is the ideal reference for researchers using Stata to fit ANOVA models and other models commonly applied to behavioral science data. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:11:40 -0500 http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk15/ 2015 UK Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The program for the 2015 UK Stata Users Group meeting has been announced. It will be held at Cass Business School in London on September 10-11. Fri, 10 Jul 2015 11:55:16 -0600 http://www.stata.com/netcourse/graphics-intro-nc120/ http://www.stata.com/netcourse/graphics-intro-nc120/ New Stata NetCourse: Introduction to Statistical Graphics Using Stata Learn how to communicate your data with Stata's powerful graphics features. This course will introduce different kinds of graphs and demonstrate how to use them for exploratory data analysis Wed, 08 July 2015 11:50:02 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/thirty-years-with-stata/ http://www.stata.com/news/thirty-years-with-stata/ Thirty Years with Stata: A Retrospective New from Stata Press, this volume is a sometimes serious and sometimes whimsical retrospective of Stata, its development, and its use over the last 30 years. Wed, 01 July 2015 12:11:40 -0500 http://www.stata.com/meeting/columbus15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/columbus15/ Stata Conference 2015: Program announced The program for the 2015 Stata Conference has been announced! Join us July 30-31 in Columbus, Ohio. Wed, 27 May 2015 10:23:25 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/meafa2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/meafa2015/ MEAFA Workshop on Quantitative Analysis Using Stata June 29-July 3, 2015. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:16:05 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/wordstat-for-stata http://www.stata.com/news/wordstat-for-stata WordStat for Stata Provalis Research releases WordStat for Stata. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:14:20 -0500 http://www.stata.com/news/implementing-econometric-estimators-in-stata/ http://www.stata.com/news/implementing-econometric-estimators-in-stata/ Implementing econometric estimators in Stata May 7-8, 2015, at Georgetown University. Taught by our very own David Drukker. Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:38:23 -0500 http://www.stata.com/stata14/ http://www.stata.com/stata14/ Stata 14 available now Find out what's new in our latest release! Tue, 07 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.stata.com/products/stat-transfer/ http://www.stata.com/products/stat-transfer/ Stat/Transfer 13 is now available See what's new in this latest release. A perfect complement to Stata. Tue, 07 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0500 http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany15/ 2015 German Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The 13th German Stata Users Group meeting will be held at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) on Friday, June 26, 2015. All Stata users, from Germany and elsewhere, or those interested in learning about Stata are invited to attend. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:18:41 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/australia15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/australia15/ 2015 Oceania Users Group meeting: Call for presentations The 2015 Oceania Stata Users Group meeting will be held at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia, September 24-25, 2015. Presentation submission deadline is May 1, 2015. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:17:40 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/portugal15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/portugal15/ 2015 Portuguese Users Group meeting: Program announced The 2015 Portuguese Stata Users Group meeting will be held at the ISEG Lisbon School of Economics & Management in Portugal, September 18, 2015. Read the program and find out more. Tue, 08 Sep 2015 14:51:35 -0500 http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic15/ 2015 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations The 2015 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting will be held at the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm on September 4, 2015. Presentation submission deadline is July 1, 2015. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:15:40 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/icpsr-summer-program-2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/icpsr-summer-program-2015/ ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research The Summer Program takes place from June to August. In 2015, ICPSR is offering a number of workshops that will be of particular interest to the Stata user community. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:34:14 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/japan15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/japan15/ 2015 Japanese Stata Users Group meeting: Save the date Join us in Tokyo on August 28 the 2015 Japanese Stata Users Group meeting. Check back soon for details! Thu, 05 Feb 2015 13:49:23 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/nordic-and-baltic15/ 2015 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting: Save the date Mark your calendars! The 2015 Nordic and Baltic Stata Users Group meeting will be September 4 in Stockholm, Sweden. Check back soon for details! Thu, 05 Feb 2015 13:49:23 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/uk15/ 2015 UK Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations The 2015 UK Stata Users Group meeting will be held at Cass Business School in London on September 10-11. If you are interested in presenting a paper, please submit an abstract to one of the scientific organizers. The deadline for submissions is May 29, 2015. Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:03:39 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/italy15/ 2015 Italian Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations Join us in Florence on November 12-13 for the 2015 Italian Stata Users Group meeting. If you are interested in presenting a paper, submit your abstract to one of the scientific organizers before October 23. Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:03:39 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/panel-data-using-stata-portugal-2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/panel-data-using-stata-portugal-2015/ Timberlake (Portugal): Panel Data Using Stata Timberlake (Portugal) and the Faculty of Economics of the Algarve University are jointly organizing a two-day course of Panel Data using Stata. The course will take place in Faro City and will be taught in english. Tue Feb 3 14:23:37 CST 2015 http://www.stata.com/bookstore/econometrics-for-dummies/ http://www.stata.com/bookstore/econometrics-for-dummies/ Econometrics For Dummies An ideal companion for an introductory course in econometrics. The book is written for people that want to learn how to use econometrics in their research and complements the discussion of theory with advice about how to move from data and economic theory to estimation. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:27:19 -0600 http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany15/ http://www.stata.com/meeting/germany15/ 2015 German Stata Users Group meeting: Call for presentations The 13th German Stata Users Group meeting to be held at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) June 26, 2015. If you are interested in presenting a paper, please submit an abstract to one of the scientific organizers. The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2015. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:15:28 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/biostatistics-epidemiology-course-2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/biostatistics-epidemiology-course-2015/ Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology The 2015 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology is organized by professors from the Harvard School of Public Health, Karolinska Institute, and other European academic and public institutions. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:00:17 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/regression-models-2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/regression-models-2015/ Regression Models as a Tool in Medical Research The participants should become familiar with the basic concepts and techniques in using regression models in medical research. They should be enabled to perform analyses of their own data, and to interpret, communicate and publish the results. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:55:06 -0600 http://www.stata.com/news/econometrics-winter-school-2015/ http://www.stata.com/news/econometrics-winter-school-2015/ 2015 Stata Econometrics Winter School at Porto Business School Porto Business School and Timberlake (Portugal) are jointly organizing a set of applied Econometrics courses using Stata. The aim of these courses is to familiarize the participants with the basic econometric tools commonly used in applied research. Fri, 21 Oct 2014 15:55:38 -0500 http://www.stata.com/features/overview/whats-hot-ssc-archive/ http://www.stata.com/features/overview/whats-hot-ssc-archive/ What's Hot on SSC archive updated The Statistical Software Components (SSC) archive, hosted by Boston College (USA), is the largest collection of user-written Stata programs for data manipulation, statistics, and graphics. Existing Stata commands search, ssc describe, and ssc install make locating and installing user-written programs a snap. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:14:38 -0600 http://www.stata.com/links/video-tutorials/ http://www.stata.com/links/video-tutorials/ New training videos posted to our YouTube channel StataCorp is continually adding new training videos. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:11:24 -0600 http://www.stata.com/training/public/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/ Public training dates for early 2015 have been announced One- or two-day courses led by StataCorp experts. Ideal for researchers and individuals that want to learn or have a deeper understanding of Stata. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:06:55 -0600 http://www.stata.com/training/public/treatment-effects-using-stata/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/treatment-effects-using-stata/ Estimating Average Treatment Effects Using Stata Learn how and when to use Stata’s treatment-effects estimators to analyze treatment effects in observational data. Use regression adjustment, inverse probability weights, doubly robust methods, propensity-score matching, and covariate matching to estimate average treatment effects (ATEs) and ATEs on the treated. We will cover the conceptual and theoretical underpinnings of treatment effects as well as many examples using Stata. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:58:49 -0600 http://www.stata.com/training/public/multilevel-mixed-models-using-stata/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/multilevel-mixed-models-using-stata/ Multilevel/Mixed Models Using Stata public training This two-day course is an introduction to using Stata to fit multilevel/mixed models. Mixed models contain both fixed effects analogous to the coefficients in standard regression models and random effects not directly estimated but instead summarized through the unique elements of their variance–covariance matrix. Mon, 08 Sept 2014 12:37:04 -0600 http://stata.com/news/regression-models-categorical-dependent-variables/ http://stata.com/news/regression-models-categorical-dependent-variables/ Regression Models for Categorical Dependent Variables Using Stata, Third Edition This book is an essential reference for those who use Stata to fit and interpret regression models for categorical data. Although regression models for categorical dependent variables are common, few texts explain how to interpret such models; this text decisively fills the void. Tues, 02 Sept 2014 11:57:31 -0500 http://www.stata.com/training/public/survey-data-analysis-using-stata http://www.stata.com/training/public/survey-data-analysis-using-stata Survey Data Analysis Using Stata public training This course covers how to use Stata for survey data analysis assuming a fixed population. It begins by reviewing the sampling methods used to collect survey data, and then discusses how they act in the estimation of totals, ratios, and regression coefficients. It then covers variance estimation methods implemented in Stata’s survey estimation commands. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:37 -0600 http://stata.com/training/public/structural-equation-modeling-using-stata/ http://stata.com/training/public/structural-equation-modeling-using-stata/ Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata public training This course covers the use of Stata for structural equation modeling (SEM). SEM is a class of statistical techniques for modeling relationships among variables, both observed and unobserved. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:37 -0600 http://www.stata.com/training/public/ http://www.stata.com/training/public/ New fall public training offerings available Ideal for researchers and individuals that want to learn or have a deeper understanding of Stata. Wed, 11 June 2014 16:49:47 -0500 http://www.stata.com/giftshop/bookmarks/series6/ http://www.stata.com/giftshop/bookmarks/series6/ Pioneering women join Stata's bookmark series Series 6 celebrates the lives of 5 women in statistics and related fields: Stella Cunliffe, Grace Murray Hopper, Isobel Loutit, Ada Lovelace, and Margaret E. Martin. Get yours today! Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:23:44 -0500 http://stata.com/stata13/ http://stata.com/stata13/ Stata 13 now shipping New -- Treatment effects, Multilevel mixed-effects GLM, Power and sample size, Multilevel SEM with generalized outcomes, Forecasting, Long strings and BLOBs, and much more Mon, 24 Jun 2013 09:16:48 -0500