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Re: st: RE: RE: Generating random variates


From   anirban basu <abasu@midway.uchicago.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: RE: Generating random variates
Date   Fri, 23 Aug 2002 17:09:06 -0500 (CDT)

Got it.. it was not there in sg44 or sg44.1 but I found it in 

rnd from http://www.stata.com/users/jhilbe

website. Thanks a lot Tom


Anirban

______________________________________
ANIRBAN BASU
Doctoral Student
Harris School of Public Policy Studies
University of Chicago
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On Fri, 23 Aug 2002, Steichen, Thomas wrote:

> anirban basu writes:
> > Thanks to Thomas for pointing out to the sg44.1 package. I 
> > did update the package from the proper website. Though I ws 
> > looking to use my own random numbers, these ado files are 
> > useful because I can modify them to use my own rnd #s quite easily. 
> > 
> > However,  out of the many distributions covered by this 
> > package, I did not find one for negative binomial. I was 
> > wondering if anyone has any code to generate this 
> > distribution.
> 
> Negative Binomial is included in the -rnd- package:
> 
>        negative binomial:   rndnbx [mu] , k(#)
>                              Example: rndnblx mu, k(0.5)
> 
> Tom
> 

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