# SciencesPo v1.3.8

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## A Tool Set for Analyzing Political Behavior Data

Provides miscellaneous functions for carrying out political behaviour analysis, including measures of political fragmentation, seats allocation, and graphical demonstrations.

## Functions in SciencesPo

Name | Description | |

griliches76 | Griliches's (1976) Data | |

cv | Pearson's Coefficient of Variation | |

ddirichlet | Dirichlet distribution | |

binomcdf | Binomial cumulative distribution function | |

butterfly | The Butterfly Curve | |

Mode | Calculate the Mode | |

freq | Frequency table | |

destring | Factors to numeric | |

SciencesPo | A Tool Set For Analyzing Political Behavior Data | |

bootstrap | Method for Bootstrap | |

sheston91 | The Penn World Table | |

new.range | Scale data to an arbitrary range. | |

binompdf | Binomial probability density function | |

imputation | Simple Random Imputation | |

categories | Extraction of categorical values as a preprocessing step for making dummy variables | |

bhodrick93 | Bekaert's and Hodrick's (1993) Data | |

farina | Farina index | |

bonett.seier | Bonett-Seier test of Geary's kurtosis | |

gallagher | Gallagher index | |

sample.power | Calculates and plots power of one sample | |

cathedral | Cathedrals | |

label | Return or Assign a Variable Label | |

cox.shugart | Cox-Shugart measure of proportionality | |

lijphart | Lijphart index of proportionality | |

make | Create a new Chart | |

dHondt | Method D'Hondt | |

dummy | Generate dummy variables | |

ci | Confidence Intervals | |

normalcdf | Normal Cumulative Distribution | |

cgreene76 | Christensen's and Greene's (1976) Data | |

insert.row | Add new row to dataframe | |

bar.plot | Plot a barplot with ggplot2 | |

mcmc.table | Summarize MCMC output in a table-like | |

james.stein | James-Stein shrunken estimates | |

kurtosis | Compute the Kurtosis | |

grofman | Grofman index | |

hamilton | The Hamilton method of apportionment | |

anscombe.glynn | Anscombe-Glynn test of kurtosis | |

jarque.bera | Jarque-Bera test for normality | |

database | Wrapper for dbConnect | |

mishkin92 | Mishkin's (1992) Data | |

rounded | Round numbers with no leading zero | |

dbTempTable | Creates a temporary table in the database | |

describe | Statistical description | |

outliers | Detect Outliers | |

permutate | Create k random permutations of a vector | |

rdirichlet | Dirichlet distribution | |

gini.simpson | Gini Simpson Index | |

jackknife | Resamples Data Using the Jackknife Method | |

johnson.neyman | Johnson-Neyman Regression | |

skewness | Compute the Skewness | |

sturges | Calculate breaks Calculate breaks according to the Herbert Sturges' (1926) formula | |

nerlove63 | Marc Nerlove's (1963) data | |

scale_fill_pub | Scale colors for ggplot graphs | |

words | Word frequencies from Mosteller and Wallace | |

scale_colour_pub | Scale colors for ggplot graphs | |

geary | Geary's test for normality | |

domain | Find WWW Domains | |

%>% | Chain operator | |

dotfy | Replace commas by dots | |

detail | Method to Produce Descriptive Statistics Summary | |

theme_black | ggplot2 Theme with No Background or Gridlines. | |

swatson93 | Stock's and Watson's (1993) Data. | |

stratified | Stratified Sampling | |

weather | NY Weather 1995-2014 | |

galton | Galton's Family Data on Human Stature. | |

anderson.darling | Anderson-Darling test for normality | |

vif | Variance Inflation Factor | |

theme_map | Theme for mapping Theme for plotting with ggplot | |

recode | Method for recoding | |

se | Calculates the Standard Error | |

winsorize | Winsorized Mean | |

crosstabs | Cross-tabulation | |

psum | Parallel sum | |

pause | Pause | |

ltaylor96 | Lothian's and Taylor's (1996) Data Set | |

politicalDiversity | Political Diversity Indices politicalDiversity is used to analyze political diversity in a unity or across them. It provides methods to estimate the Effective Number of Parties as well as other diversity measures. | |

trim | Trim white spaces | |

titanic | Titanic | |

values | List the Values of a Variable | |

svTransform | Transform dependent variable | |

sample.size | N for Survey | |

jensen.shannon | Jensen-Shannon Distance | |

multiplot | Multiple ggplot objects | |

levy.flight | Simulates a Levy Walk | |

voronoi | Voronoi diagram | |

lilliefors | Lilliefors (Kolmogorov-Smirnov) test for normality | |

randomized.block | Create Block-randomized designs | |

turnout | Turnout Data | |

read.zTree | Reads zTree output files | |

theme_pub | Themes for ggplot graphs | |

wtd.var | Weighted Variance | |

Presidents | The Measure of US Presidents | |

invnormal | Inverse Cumulative Standard Normal Distribution | |

lm2eqn | Linear model to equation style | |

draw.norm | Shades Normal Distribuion | |

normalize | Unity-based normalization | |

fade | Add transparency | |

normalpdf | Normal probability density function | |

paired | Paired Data | |

nobs | Number of observations | |

ssex | Same Sex Marriage Public Opinion Data | |

stukel | Stukel's test of the logistic link | |

pie.plot | Creates a pie chart using ggplot2. | |

twins | Burt's twin data | |

timeplot | Make the ggplot2 version of TS plots | |

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## Details

Type | Package |

Date/Publication | 2015-10-19 08:41:45 |

Date | 2015-10-20 |

URL | http://CRAN.R-project.org/package=SciencesPo |

License | GPL (>= 2) |

LazyData | yes |

Repository | CRAN |

BugReports | http://github.com/danielmarcelino/SciencesPo |

ByteCompile | TRUE |

NeedsCompilation | yes |

Packaged | 2015-10-18 22:12:10 UTC; daniel |

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