This course illustrates techniques for data manipulation, visualization and reporting using R and R Markdown
The course provides an Introduction to R. Specifically, basic concepts of Data Wrangling, Data Description and Data Presentation are discussed and sample code is provided.
oTree is a framework based on Python to run controlled experiments.
The course provides an introduction to oTree programming, focusing on the creation of online economic experiments.
The course is developed around 4 modules to be taken in sequence. For each module, a link to the online lecture and to a printout of lecture slides is provided.
The course aims at introducing participants to the use of z-Tree software to run economic experiments.
The course begins with a brief introduction to Experimental Economics and to its methodology. Participants are then assisted in the installation and running of z-Tree software. The programming of a few paradigmatic experiments is discussed in details.