Quick Steps to Nice Looking Statistical Tables for Research Papers (Word and LaTeX)
This describes the very simple steps for creating some very nice-looking tables for your research papers. It uses Stata to create the tables in the first place, but these steps could just as easily follow from a Stargazer output in R, or something else entirely. I won’t claim this is the only way to do it, but this is quick, easy, and always looks good!
Nine Explanations of the Monty Hall Problem
The birth of a thousand internet comments, the Monty Hall Problem does actually have a single correct solution (assuming it was described correctly - if they forgot to mention that Monty knows where the car is it is indeed 50:50!). This video has nine different explanations to provide an intuitive understanding of this strange result.
Troubleshooting Error Messages in your Code
Error messages! They are a constant part of trying to code. But too many students come up against one and have no idea what to do, or how to progress! But error messages are at least meant to be helpful. You can do this!
How to Interpret a Coefficient in a Regression
Not an intuitive process, interpreting those regression coefficients. But there’s a sly logic to them. This is an easily re-watchable video you can return to whenever you want to know about how to interpret a regression coefficient
How to Interpret a Regression with an Interaction Term
Interactions are consistently the most squirrely and hard-to-handle parts of the standard undergraduate econometrics toolbox. But they’re really straightforward, you just have to slow down and think about them, walk through it. This video will show you how.
Filepaths: Hidden Necessities!
This video goes into how filepaths and folder structures work, in case you started using a computer in the last, oh, fifteen years or so and this has been hidden from you.