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RE: st: RE: Trouble with -forval- and -gen- new variables -solution


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: RE: Trouble with -forval- and -gen- new variables -solution
Date   Sat, 16 Aug 2003 16:06:42 +0100

Deborah Garvey
 
> Thanks to Thomas Steichen for his suggestion (below).  
> Oddly enough, Stata doesn't appear to care whether a 
> delimiter is present after the -forval- command or after 
> the command initially following -forval-.

That's because you're using Stata 7. Stata 8 would insist 
on the delimiter, except under version control. 

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