SPUG: SPSS Data File Parsing

Devin Ben-Hur dbenhur at whitepages.com
Thu Sep 24 13:54:34 PDT 2009

Amit Sett wrote:
> Statistical Package for the Social Sciences. Similar to SAS and R. 
> Creator is a Chicago company that's just been bought out by IBM.

No, IIRC, the creators were individuals: Nie & Hull, doing graduate work 
at Stanford around 68-70.  The company was founded to exploit the 
package commercially at least half a decade later.


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