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Re: st:How to do analysis if the same variable exists in one dataset and is missing or contains no observation in another database?


From   adiallo5@worldbank.org
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st:How to do analysis if the same variable exists in one dataset and is missing or contains no observation in another database?
Date   Fri, 8 Aug 2003 17:59:52 -0400

Hi David,

Some of the variables in a through d can be missing (for example the
characteristics -education- of the head of the family). The same thing holds for
e through h.

Best regards.



                                                                                                                                           
                      David Kantor                                                                                                         
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Do you mean that a through d are always present, but e through h are
possibly absent?

At 01:40 PM 8/8/2003 -0400, you wrote:
>Many thanks David and Nick.
>I think that I have sufficient elements to write my program.
>
>David, I can see that I confuse you with my varlist.
>[...]

David Kantor
Institute for Policy Studies
Johns Hopkins University
dkantor@jhu.edu
410-516-5404

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