Population growth with functional programming

Today I want to tell you about an approach for functional programming in R – and then apply it to studying population growth! I have been studying some of the purrr functions lately. They are a useful family of functions for performing two common tasks in R: manipulating lists and altering the behaviour of functions. If you’d like a high-quality guide to this group of functions, set aside some time to work through Jenny Bryan’s excellent tutorial and Hadley Wickham’s chapter on Lists. [Read More]