Data Science Tutorial
To download Python and run these notebooks on your own computer, head on over to the anaconda download page.
There are three sessions for the tutorial:
- Intro to Python (Python Indoctrination) -
Session_1.ipynb: How to run and use Python. Covers language basics, numerical operations with
numpy, visualization with
matplotlib, parsing HTML with
BeautifulSoup, and more.
- Working with Data (How to replace Stata) -
Session_2.ipynb: Data collection and manipulation. Basic statistics and econometrics with
statsmodelslibraries. Machine learning with
- Solving Models (How to replace MATLAB) -
Session_3.ipynb: Optimization and equation solving with
scipy. Symbolic operations and approximation. Interfacing with lower level languages and
Cython. Practical estimation.