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Re: st: Help Creating a Lagged Variable - REVISED


From   "Michael Blasnik" <michael.blasnik@verizon.net>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: Help Creating a Lagged Variable - REVISED
Date   Tue, 12 Sep 2006 16:43:30 -0400

How about subtraction?

gen yearselapsed=year-regimechangeyear

M Blasnik

----- Original Message ----- From: "Michael Horowitz" <horowitz@fas.harvard.edu>
To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, September 12, 2006 4:30 PM
Subject: Re: st: Help Creating a Lagged Variable - REVISED



Thanks for the suggestions -- I got the variable set up perfectly.

One more question. So now I have my "change" variable. I would like to generate a new variable that counts the number of years since the last regime change. How would I do that?
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