R in Finance & Economics

R in Finance & Economics: A Beginners Guide (2017) Abhay K Singh and David E Allen. The book provides an introduction to the statistical software R and its application in academic research in finance and economics. The easy to follow text, provides examples and applications of econometric and statistical analysis techniques to central methods in economics and finance. The way the book is developed will help a range of readers from beginners to intermediate R users to write R scripts (and programs) for research tasks in finance and economics. The book will provide an easy introduction into quantitative research using R. The book will discuss methods for Data Analysis, data pre-processing and key R programming concepts. The book will also demonstrate the latest research methods in finance and economics with applications featuring linear regression, quantile regression, panel regression, econometrics etc using a range of data sets and examples.

Link to the book's webpage: http://www.worldscientific.com/worldscibooks/10.1142/10151

Pre-order from Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/R-Finance-Economics-Beginners-Guide/dp/9813144467

Link to supplementary material (code & datasets): [Download from here]