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Pointers/shortcuts in R with the ‘pointr’ package

July 8, 2020 | Topics in R

Overview R's built-in copy-on-modify behavior prevents the user from having two symbols always pointing to the same object. Because pointers, as they are common in other programming languages, are essentially symbols (variable) related to an object that has already another symbol attached to it, it is clear that pointers do ... [Read more...]

A switch-case construct for the R language

May 10, 2020 | Topics in R

In contrast to many other programming languages, R has no native switch-case statement. Often, however, it is useful to have an efficient way of testing multiple, similar conditions while avoiding nested if-else constructs which make the code less clear and readable. The switchcase package offers a switch-case construct for R. ... [Read more...]

Package ‘quantification’ now on GitHub

May 1, 2018 | Topics in R

My package 'quantification' is now on GitHub: 'quantification' is a package that provides functions for quantifying qualitative survey data. It supports the Carlson-Parkin method, the regression approac... [Read more...]

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