R Dataset / Package wooldridge / vote2

Submitted by pmagunia on March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
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dataset-30120.csv 37.64 KB
Documentation

vote2

Description

Data loads lazily. Type data(vote2) into the console.

Usage

data(vote2)

Format

A data.frame with 186 rows and 26 variables:

  • state. state postal code

  • district. U.S. Congressional district

  • democ. =1 if incumbent democrat

  • vote90. inc. share two-party vote, 1990

  • vote88. inc. share two-party vote, 1988

  • inexp90. inc. camp. expends., 1990

  • chexp90. chl. camp. expends., 1990

  • inexp88. inc. camp. expends., 1988

  • chexp88. chl. camp. expends., 1988

  • prtystr. percent vote pres., same party, 1988

  • rptchall. =1 if a repeat challenger

  • tenure. years in H.R.

  • lawyer. =1 if law degree

  • linexp90. log(inexp90)

  • lchexp90. log(chexp90)

  • linexp88. log(inexp88)

  • lchexp88. log(chexp88)

  • incshr90. 100*(inexp90/(inexp90+chexp90))

  • incshr88. 100*(inexp88/(inexp88+chexp88))

  • cvote. vote90 - vote88

  • clinexp. linexp90 - linexp88

  • clchexp. lchexp90 - lchexp88

  • cincshr. incshr90 - incshr88

  • win88. =1 by definition

  • win90. =1 if inc. wins, 1990

  • cwin. win90 - win88

Source

https://www.cengage.com/cgi-wadsworth/course_products_wp.pl?fid=M20b&product_isbn_issn=9781111531041

Examples

 str(vote2)
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Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0

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