Session 6 : Programming and Data Science Systems 2/3: Programming Interfaces (APIs) and Descriptive Statistics

MBA HEC Montréal

Thierry Warin (HEC Montréal & Cirano (Montréal))


Use of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to build data pipelines. Explanations on obtaining descriptive statistics in R. Introduction to the use of APIs and introduction to the richness of unstructured data to inform empirical models in international business. We will use the EpiBibR package and the New York Times automatic programming interface to study the contribution of data sciences to the analysis of international risks, including pandemic risk and international political, cultural and economic responses.

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