This is part of the TRUE Econometrics site, led by Vince Daly, Kingston University as part of the TRUE Project

TRUE: Econometrics - software

Software for Undergraduate Courses

An incomplete list of commercially distributed packages that are suitable for undergraduate teaching (site licensing, good documentation, accessible interface):

Software Catalogues

Listings of econometric software:

Public Domain Software

  • gretl
    • info & download at
    • free, cross-platform, multilingual
    • user-friendly, adequate functionality for undergraduates
    • programmable, integrates with GNU R for added functionality
  • GNU R
    • info & download at
    • extensible development environment for statistical computing and graphics
    • (open source variant of S)

Teaching Resources for Undergraduate Economics

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