You want to learn the basics of the R programming language and how to use the software for econometric analyses? Great! This site could be useful for you. It is about learning how to use the free statistical software R for basic econometric applications and shall provide an intuition of the basic structure of the program and statistical functions, which are needed to pass introductory or intermediate courses in econometrics. The focus is less on the math behind the statistical methods and more on their application, so that newcomers become familiar with the language quickly.

So, let’s begin with the r(eal) basics.