Faculty of Economic Sciences


A contest for students for a presentation using Stata software

The aim of the contest is to promote the authors of presentations – including BA and MA theses – using Stata software, enabling for econometric, medical, financial and statistic analyses and popularize state of the art analytic methods of Stata software to be used in a variety of scientific research.

Contest is addressed to students, including PhD students (up to 30 years old).

The prizes of the contest for a presentation using Stata software are:
  • open-ended Stata SE 12 license
  • paper presentation at III Conference "Stata Users Group Meeting"
  • paper publication to be included in the future scientific output
The presentations will be assessed by the Contest Board consisting of scholars representing the leading Polish higher education institutions such as Warsaw University of Life Science, Warsaw School of Economics, Wroclaw University of Economic and the Faculty of Economic Science, University of Warsaw.

The prizes are founded by: Timberlake Consultants Ltd.

25.09.2012 – application and mock presentations for the contest deadline
12.10.2012 – presentation selection deadline
15.10.2012 – proper presentation deadline
19.10.2012 – conference starts

Please find the formal requirements of the presentations in the Contest Regulations.

Contest Regulations
Application Form

Prizewinners are exempt from the conference fee payment.

Please send presentation papers and questions related to the contest to: biuro@timberlake.pl

Contest Organizers: Faculty of Economics Studies, University of Warsaw, Timberlake Consultants Ltd., Contest Parnter: Warsaw School of Economics.

Polish Version