psData: Download Regularly Maintained Political Science Data Sets

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This R package includes functions for gathering commonly used and regularly maintained data set in political science. It also includes functions for combining components from these data sets into variables that have been suggested in the literature, but are not regularly maintained.

Author
Christopher Gandrud
Date of publication
2016-09-03 23:34:12
Maintainer
Christopher Gandrud <christopher.gandrud@gmail.com>
License
GPL (>= 3)
Version
0.2.2
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Man pages

countrycode_data
Country code translation data frame. This data set and the...
CountryID
Function for creating standardised country names and ID...
DDGet
Downloads the Democracy and Dictatorship data set
DpiGet
Downloads the Database of Political Institutions (DPI)
DropNA.psData
Drop rows from a data frame with missing values in the...
IMF_WBGet
Downloads Dreher's data set of IMF programs and World Bank...
PolityGet
Downloads Polity IV
RRCrisisGet
Download and combine Reinhart and Rogoff's (2010) crisis...
WinsetCreator
Create Winset and Selectorate variables

Files in this package

psData
psData/NAMESPACE
psData/NEWS
psData/data
psData/data/countrycode_data.rda
psData/R
psData/R/WinsetCreator.R
psData/R/utils.R
psData/R/countrycode_data.R
psData/R/Getters.R
psData/README.md
psData/MD5
psData/DESCRIPTION
psData/man
psData/man/DDGet.Rd
psData/man/DropNA.psData.Rd
psData/man/countrycode_data.Rd
psData/man/CountryID.Rd
psData/man/WinsetCreator.Rd
psData/man/RRCrisisGet.Rd
psData/man/IMF_WBGet.Rd
psData/man/DpiGet.Rd
psData/man/PolityGet.Rd