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Old 03-07-2018, 03:55 PM
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SQL, R, Python, in that order.
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From my experience and given how similar SAS and R are, they seem to be widely used after Excel.
Do you disagree?
I don't know R that well but I don't think of them as similar. Never seen an actuary use R (my old company wouldn't allow any free software) but my experience is limited obviously.
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SQL, but in past jobs it was SAS.
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Old 03-07-2018, 04:19 PM
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What are y’all using SAS for?
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ASM does not have a discussion of stimulation, but considering how boring the manual is, maybe it would be a good idea.
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What are y’all using SAS for?
I'm guessing for statistical analysis (GLM, standard linear regression) and for database (SQL) access through SAS.
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Old 03-07-2018, 04:59 PM
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I'm guessing for statistical analysis (GLM, standard linear regression) and for database (SQL) access through SAS.
I'm wondering if the lack of SQL responses is because many of the SAS replies are mostly using PROC SQL.
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It actually thoroughly shocked me that GGY Axis was not already brought up... I guess
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SQL, but in past jobs it was SAS.
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SAS using SQL statements
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