I spoke to our new crop of honours students this morning. Here are my slides, example files and links.

## Managing References

## Data analysis and computation

- Download R
- Download Rstudio
- Online R tutorial
- R packages for time series
- R packages for econometrics
- R packages for finance

## Writing your thesis

### LaTeX

- Windows: Download MikTeX
- Mac OSX: Download MacTeX
- Linux: Check your usual software source for TeXLive; otherwise install TeX Live directly.

### RMarkdown template

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- Makefiles for R/LaTeX projects