[R] In which application areas is R used?

Michael Kubovy kubovy at virginia.edu
Tue Jan 24 15:05:04 CET 2006

On Jan 23, 2006, at 9:24 PM, John Maindonald wrote:

> In this context "extensive" might be use of R in at least maybe 2%  
> or 5%
> of the published analyses in the area, enough to make waves and stir
> awareness.

It's hard to estimate, but the number of researchers in psychology  
using R is growing. See, for example, http://finzi.psych.upenn.edu/ ,  
Jonathan Baron's site, and William Revelle's http://personality- 
project.org/r/r.guide.html .

> I've wondered what support there'd be for starting a database of
> bibliographic information on papers where R was used for the analysis.

Good idea.
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