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  • Workshop

R Basics: Prepare Data for Modeling and Analysis

Eager to analyze data? This hands-on experience will help you organize and format finance data, supporting your modeling or machine learning workflow.

  • Import and wrangle real-world data​​
  • Explore data properties​​
  • Format data for statistical tests and machine-learning​


  • Install R and RStudio before attending, or use Penn Libraries’ on-site computers.
  • Install packages in R: install.packages(c("dplyr", "tidyr", "plyr"))
  • Be comfortable creating and referencing objects in R.

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September 12, 2023, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Yablon Financial Resources Lab, room 244
Open to Penn Students, Faculty, and Staff
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