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Authors: Garrett Grolemund, Hadley Wickham
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Dates and Times Made Easy with lubridate
Reference: Vol. 40, Issue 3, Apr 2011
Submitted 2010-07-23, Accepted 2010-11-29
Type: Article
Abstract:

This paper presents the lubridate package for R, which facilitates working with dates and times. Date-times create various technical problems for the data analyst. The paper highlights these problems and offers practical advice on how to solve them using lubridate. The paper also introduces a conceptual framework for arithmetic with date-times in R.

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