Short introduction to R in Finance

March 5, 2009
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(This article was first published on Thinking inside the box , and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Adam Gehr of DePaul University’s Finance Department had organized a panel
session about R in Finance at the Midwest Finance Association’s 58th Annual
Meeting
which is happening this week here in Chicago.

I just posted my slides on my presentations
page. The slides give a brief overview of R, the CRAN network and the by now over 1600
packages, mention the Finance Task
View
, briefly present four different packages (or package sets) and of
course beat the drum for our upcoming
R/Finance
conference that will take place here in Chicago at the end of
next month.

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