Statistical Style Guide

Omar Wasow (Department of Politics, Princeton University)


Always explain your statistical findings with at least one clear sentence. Be attentive to the following:

Other considerations

Reporting regression by distributions of X and Y

Interpretation after log transformations

From The Statistical Sleuth, 3ed, “Interpretation After Log Transformations,” (p 216).

Tables, figures & formulas

stargazer(lm1, lm2, label="tab:summary_stats")

“The summary statistics are presented in Table \@ref(tab:summary_stats)

This supplement was put together by Omar Wasow. Some sections quoted from The Statistical Sleuth, 3ed, Ramsey and Schafer (2013). Feedback, corrections and suggestions welcome. Email