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st: RE: help expanding the dataset by n observations


From   "Maarten Buis" <M.Buis@fsw.vu.nl>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: help expanding the dataset by n observations
Date   Fri, 24 Nov 2006 14:41:15 +0100

--- Scott Cunningham wrote:
> I am missing years 1983, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1993,
> 1994, 1997, 1998, and 2001-2004.  For each county/fip, I want to
> create 12 new observations which I can then use to fill in the
> missing years.  I can do the filling in, but I cannot find
> information for simply expanding this dataset by n observations.  

Scott:
Have a look at Charles H. Franklin (2006) "Stata tip 29: For all times 
and all places" The Stata Journal, 6(1), pp. 146-148, also reprinted in: 
H. Joseph Newton and Nicholas J. Cox (eds.) (2006) "Thirty-three 
Stata tips", College Station: Stata Press.
HTH,
Maarten

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam 
Boelelaan 1081 
1081 HV Amsterdam 
The Netherlands

visiting address:
Buitenveldertselaan 3 (Metropolitan), room Z434 

+31 20 5986715

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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