NIDS Panel Data Course: An Introduction to Analysing Waves 1-4 using Stata, 6-8 December 2017, University of Cape Town

This is a three-day training course designed for people who are interested in using the National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS) panel data but have not yet done so. Participants should have prior experience using Stata to analyse cross-sectional household survey data.  Experience working with panel data is not necessary.

The course will cover the following topics:

• Accessing the NIDS data
• Data structure
• Merging within and across waves
• Attrition and sampling weights
• Creating analysis variables
• Creating and interpreting transition matrices.
 
The deadline for applications is 26 October 2017. Find out more about the course or Register Online.

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