- Rstudio is a great Integrated Development Environment (IDE). This is the graphical user interface that you use to interact with R, which is actually a separate software package than the R computing package.
- R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. You can learn more about it and when you are ready, download R to install to your Windows, Linux, or Mac computer.
- Online tutorial for first-time R user: http://tryr.codeschool.com/
James Murray, Ph.D.Associate Professor of Economics
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Professor Murray earned a Ph.D. in Economics in 2008 from Indiana University. As an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, he regularly teaches classes related to econometrics, macroeconomics, and business research methods. His current research involves better understanding the conduct of fiscal policy, monetary policy, and the role expectations have in influencing macroeconomic volatility. Professor Murray also contributes to the scholarship of teaching and learning literature. You can learn more about Professor Murray, including detailed information about his current research and courses, from his personal website.