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Re: st: Escaping dollar sign in graphs
Partick Joly wrote:
> This problem came up on the list a few weeks but I would like to ask Stata
> whether something can be done about this issue. Specifically, the problem
> that, given a have variable whose label contains a dollar sign say
> . la var xrus "\$US per \$CA"
> and trying to plot it as either
> . twoway line xrus year
> . twoway line xrus year, ytitle("\$US per \$CA")
> causes the currency units to vanish from the y-axis title, leaving only "
> per " behind.
You might not like this solution, but how about using "USD" instead of the
$ symbol in the meantime?
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