Training course on Panel Data Analysis with Stata, Nairobi and Mombasa; Kenya
This course focuses on the interpretation of panel-data estimates and the assumptions underlying the models that give rise to them. Both "real" data and simulation techniques will be used to build intuition for the methods covered in the workshop. The breadth of the lectures will be helpful if you want to learn about panel-data analysis or if you are familiar with the subjects.
The concepts presented are reinforced with practical exercises at the end of each section. We also provide additional exercises and materials at the end of each lecture and access to our experts for any further questions.
Who Should Attend?
The course is geared for researchers and practitioners in all fields. Familiarity with basic time-series, cross-sectional summary statistics and linear regression will be an added advantage
The training aims at building the capacity of researchers and practitioners in all fields to manage and conduct analysis of the panel data.
· A quick introduction to Stata
· An introduction to panel data and its features
· Overview of basic concepts in panel data
· Random-effects model
· Fixed-effects model
· Deciding between random and fixed effects
· Population-averaged models
· Profit models for panel data
· Logit models for panel data
· Poisson models for panel data
· Cross-sectional estimation under endogeneity
· Panel-data estimation under endogeneity
· Dynamic models
· Building your own dynamic models
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.
i. The participant must be conversant with English.
ii. Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate
iii. Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.
iv. The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and A Certificate upon successful completion of Training.
v. One-year post-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.
vi. Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, as indicated in the invoice so as to enable us prepare better for you.