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RE: st: anti log


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: anti log
Date   Sat, 10 Jun 2006 15:36:36 +0100

Azam doesn't tell us what kind of logarithms 
he (or she) is using. Clive guesses natural, so exponentiation
is (naturally) the answer. If log base 10, 
use powers of 10 instead. If any other base, 
use powers of that base instead. 

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

Clive Nicholas replied to Azam Alavi

> > I want add up labor and non-labor incomes for all household 
> members to
> > get aggregate household income but labor incomes are in logarithmic
> > form. How can I get anti log in STATA?
> 
> . g newvar=exp(oldvar)
> 
> See -whelp functions- for more.

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