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Statistical Consulting

The Population Research Center (PRC) provides free statistical and methodological consulting to PRC affiliates. Consulting is available by appointment, and can be conducted via e-mail, or via phone, zoom, or in-person meetings. Please e-mail to schedule a consultation. We are here to help!

We offer methodological, statistical and technical support to PRC affiliates for:

  • Study planning and design
  • Choice and application of statistical methods
  • Data management and preparation
  • Interpretation and presentation of results
  • Data visualization
  • Statistical software programming (Stata, R, SAS, M-Plus)


Francisco A. Castellanos-Sosa, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Expertise: Cross-Section and Panel Estimations, Spatial Econometrics, Structural Econometric Models, Logistic and Multinomial Estimates, Event History Analysis, Multilevel Models, Data Management, Data Visualization, Research Design.
Datasets: ACS, PCS, BEA, BLS, NLS, FRED, WDI, UN Data, PWT, Polity IV, Freedom House, INEGI's (ENOE, ENIGH, Censos Economicos), etc.
Software: R, Stata, Matlab, Python.

Kristen Burke, Sociology Department

Expertise: OLS and logistic regression, longitudinal data analysis, event history analysis, research design, data visualization, data management and workflow, Github, reproducible research
Datasets: NSFG, SIPP, NLSY
Software: Stata, R, some SAS

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    University of Texas at Austin
    305 E. 23rd Street / RLP 2.602
    Mail Stop G1800
    Austin, Texas 78712-1699