R for Business Administration

What is R?

“R is a programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics supported by the R Foundation for Statistical Computing. The R language is widely used among statisticians and data miners for developing statistical software and data analysis. Polls, surveys of data miners, and studies of scholarly literature databases show that R’s popularity has increased substantially in recent years.”

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Learn more about R at: https://www.r-project.org/

What is R for Business Administration?

R for Business Administration (RFBA) is a practical text offering step-by-step tutorials on using R programming language and software environment to explore business questions. It is a work in progress in an early draft revision.

It began as a joint documentation effort between students in Dr. Anthony Hayter’s Professional Master of Business Administration Statistics course (STAT 4610-17) at the University of Denver Daniels College of Business.

RFBA is being written in LaTeX and hosted on GitHub. A repository of the files can be found online here: https://github.com/kenhara/r-for-business-administration/

A PDF of the latest compiled version can be found here: https://github.com/kenhara/r-for-business-administration/blob/master/RFBA.pdf