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All the Tools for Gathering and Analyzing Data and Presenting ResultsReproducible Research with R and RStudio, Second Edition brings together the skills and tools needed for doing and presenting computational research. Using straightforwardMoreAll the Tools for Gathering and Analyzing Data and Presenting ResultsReproducible Research with R and RStudio, Second Edition brings together the skills and tools needed for doing and presenting computational research. Using straightforward examples, the book takes you through an entire reproducible research workflow. This practical workflow enables you to gather and analyze data as well as dynamically present results in print and on the web.New to the Second EditionThe rmarkdown package that allows you to create reproducible research documents in PDF, HTML, and Microsoft Word formats using the simple and intuitive Markdown syntaxImprovements to RStudio’s interface and capabilities, such as its new tools for handling R Markdown documentsExpanded knitr R code chunk capabilitiesThe kable function in the knitr package and the texreg package for dynamically creating tables to present your data and statistical resultsAn improved discussion of file organization, enabling you to take full advantage of relative file paths so that your documents are more easily reproducible across computers and systemsThe dplyr, magrittr, and tidyr packages for fast data manipulationNumerous modifications to R syntax in user-created packagesChanges to GitHub’s and Dropbox’s interfacesCreate Dynamic and Highly Reproducible ResearchThis updated book provides all the tools to combine your research with the presentation of your findings. It saves you time searching for information so that you can spend more time actually addressing your research questions. Supplementary files used for the examples and a reproducible research project are available on the author’s website.