1st Edition

Speaking Stata Graphics A Collection from the Stata Journal

By Nicholas J. Cox Copyright 2014
    362 Pages
    by Stata Press

    Speaking Stata Graphics is ideal for researchers who want to produce effective, publication-quality graphs. A compilation of articles from the popular Speaking Stata column by Nicholas J. Cox, this book provides valuable insights about Stata's built-in and user-written statistical-graphics commands.

    Graphing Distributions
    Graphing Categorical and Compositional Data
    Graphing Agreement and Disagreement
    Graphing Model Diagnostics
    Density Probability Plots
    The Protean Quantile Plot
    Smoothing in Various Directions
    Graphs for all seasons
    Turning over a New Leaf. Spineplots and Their Kin
    Between Tables and Graphs
    Creating and Varying Box Plots
    Creating and Varying Box Plots: Correction. Paired, Parallel, or Profile Plots for Changes, Correlations, and Other Comparisons
    The Statsby Strategy
    Graphing Subsets
    Transforming the Time Axis
    Axis Practice, or What Goes Where on a Graph
    Trimming to Taste


    Nicholas J. Cox