My vote is STRONGLY for
egen
lexis
collapse
Reshape
Cheers,
Amani
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From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Richard Williams
Sent: 21 May 2004 15:48
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: RE: Top ten tricks [was: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: Using
postfile]
At 03:38 PM 5/21/2004 +0200, Peter Jepsen wrote:
>I'd add the following nominees:
>
>1. -stset-'.
>2. -return list-. Or rather, all the good things stored in r().
>3. _n & _N, although they're not commands.
I also very much like the -test- command and its variations. Hypothesis
testing is another thing that is often much easier to do in Stata than SPSS.
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