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RE: st: reshape and variable labels


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: reshape and variable labels
Date   Mon, 24 Feb 2003 14:00:26 -0000

Ricardo Ovaldia
> --- Nick Cox <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> wrote:
> > Ricardo's code will not affect the variable 
> > labels. In fact, it will not work. 
> 
> Thank you Nick. I meant to write 
> 
>  . label variable `var' "`var'" 
> 
> and not 
> 
>  . rename `var' "`var'" 
> 

Understood. Benoit's original question, however, 
was getting variables without labels, not that 
a label which is the same as the variable name 
makes much difference. Most displays will be 
identical. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

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