Chinese Development in Africa: Final Post

So, this is the end, but not really, since I plan to continue throughout this semester. However, I’ll go ahead and wrap this up with some reflections and what I learned. I am happy to say that this research has taught me a lot about Stata, ArcGIS, and troubleshooting data organization issues. Therefore, future projects […]

Finished Product Post: America’s Perception of the US’s K-12 Public Education System

Greetings all, Just wanted to give y’all a recapitulation on how my project turned out and the overall process. As I said before, I spent the first half or so of my summer doing more general research and getting a good feel for what exactly I was dealing with. Starting from day 1, I stockpiled […]

Painting a picture with data isn’t simple

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The series of 21 paired maps offers a great year-by-year comparison, but I also wanted to see how the data from the entire time series matches up. I created interpolation maps using ArcGIS to view spatial trends on a map. I used a method called kriging to fill in the empty areas where I did […]