strikes {BaM} | R Documentation |

French Coal Strikes, see page 212 and 213

The variables included in the dataset are:

`Year`

The year the labor strikes in France occurred`Counts`

The number of labor strikes that occurred in France per year

data(strikes)

data frame with 11 observations of strikes that occurred in different years with 1 explanatory variable

Conell, C. and Cohn, S. (1995). Learning from Other People's Actions: Environmental Variation and Diffusion in French Coal Mining Strikes, 1890-1935. American Journal of Sociology 101, 366-403.

n <- length(strikes) r <- 1 s.y <- sum(strikes) p.posterior.1000000 <- rbeta(1000000,n*r,s.y+0.5) length(p.posterior.1000000[p.posterior.1000000<0.05])/1000000 par(mar=c(3,3,3,3)) ruler <- seq(0,1,length=1000) beta.vals <- dbeta(ruler,n*r,s.y+0.5) plot(ruler[1:200],beta.vals[1:200],yaxt="n",main="",ylab="",type="l") mtext(side=2,line=1,"Density") for (i in 1:length(ruler)) if (ruler[i] < 0.05) segments(ruler[i],0,ruler[i],beta.vals[i]) segments(0.04,3,0.02,12.2) text(0.02,12.8,"0.171")

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