## Content

### R Resources

#### Downloading and Installing R

- R open source software for statistical computing: https://www.r-project.org/
- Rstudio development interface for R: https://www.rstudio.com/

#### Learning R

- Try R Online Tutorial for first time R users
- R for Beginners by Emmanuel Paradis
- An Introduction to R by W. N. Venables, D. M. Smith and the R Core Team

#### Homework

Work through the Try R Online Tutorial for first time R users### 1. Introductory Statistics

#### Statistics Tutorials

#### Reading

Chapter 1#### Homework

Chapter 1 problems 2 and C4 on pages 15-16### 2. Bivariate Regression

#### Statistics Tutorials

#### Reading

- Introduction to Bivariate Regression: Chap 2, pp 20-24, 27-31
- Inferential Statistics on the Regression Coefficient: Chap 4, pp 108-123
- Nonlinearities in the Regression Equation: Chap 2, pp 37-40

#### Homework

Chapter 2 problems 5, 6, and C7### 3. Multivariate Regression

#### Statistics Tutorials

#### Reading

- Introduction to Multivariate Regression: Chap 3, pp 60-64
- Interpretting the Regression Equation: Chap 3, pp 65 (bottom of page) - 68
- Goodness of fit / Variance decomposition: Chap 3, pp 70-72
- Assumptions: Chap 3, pp 73-77
- Omitted variable bias: Chap 3, pp 77-81
- Multicolinearity: Chap 3, pp 83-86

#### Homework

Homework assignment estimating discrimination in fast food pricingDataset: discrim.RData