Video Tutorials
PSID offers several video tutorials on a variety of topics. Please log in to view.   Aging and Health Content in the PSID
Learn about health, wealth and other aging-related content in the PSID.
  Intergenerational Transfers
View an introduction to the 2013 Rosters and Transfers module.
  The Family Identification Mapping System
Learn to use FIMS to create pairs of relatives in the PSID.
   


Written Tutorials
Each tutorial walks users through the process of creating an analytical extract within the PSID Data Center and analyzing the data to answer a question.   Tutorial #1    [Answers] Learn how to create cross-sectional files in Excel using variables from both family and individual files.   Tutorial #2    [Answers] Use Excel to track changes in participation in the Food Stamps Program between 1994 and 1999.   Tutorial #3    [Answers] Create and explore a balanced panel of women to analyze their labor income transitions from 1994 to 1998.   Tutorial #4    [Answers] Create a customized subset from a selection of CDS data modules that highlights the use of relational data structures.
    Tutorial #5-A [Answers] Create files to examine intergenerational transmission of homeownership.   Tutorial #5-B [Answers] Create files to examine intergenerational transmission of health.   Tutorial #6 Create files to examine intergenerational transmission of earnings.   Tutorial #7 Use CDS and TA to match grandparents and grandchildren.


In the classroom
These syllabi exhibit how PSID is used as a teaching tool in classrooms. Please send your syllabi to psidhelp@umich.edu to be included on this page.   Economics 495
Frank Stafford
University of Michigan
  Labor Economics
Ngina Chiteji
Skidmore College