Git and Libraries for Coauthors/RAs
UBC Undergraduate Math Advice
Useful Matlab Resources
My dream is that
completely replaces Matlab. Until then:
. Old and not open-source, but useful.
. Powerful approach to solving functional equations
. Commerical matlab optimizer framework that has allows me to solve complicated problems. I typically use
with auto-differentiation using
Useful Julia Resources
A few useful links for economists:
Quantitative Economics Lectures
and . A general purpose library (and textbook) using Julia and Python
wrapper around Basis Matrices
Basis matrices for orthogonal polynomials, collocation, etc.
For those trying to decide the right time to start Julia, consider watching github to see how radically it is going to change, and important breaking changes.
Issues for 1.0 version