The Usage of R Programming in Finance and Banking Research
Journal of Accounting & Finance
R has grown tremendously over the years in terms of number of users and capability with the development of hundreds of packages. In this research, we investigate the usage of R in Finance and Banking areas. We begin with a comparative analysis of R with other computing software like SAS and Python. Then we discuss the reasons for the growth of R's usage in financial sector. We end with a comparative evaluation of Python and R 's strengths and weaknesses in a classroom.
Ozgur, Ceyhun; Jha, Sanjeev; Myer-Tyson, Elyse; and Booth, David, "The Usage of R Programming in Finance and Banking Research" (2018). Business Faculty Publications. 59.