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st: generating new variables: any shortcut?


From   "Vladimir V. Dashkeyev" <dashkeyev@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: generating new variables: any shortcut?
Date   Tue, 10 Jul 2007 11:28:54 +0400

Dear all,

I want to create new variables by taking logarithms of old variables
and I want to keep old names:

-- gen log_var1 = log(var1) --

If I need to take logs of all the variables in the dataset or at least
of the variables that are named consequently (e.g. var1,
var2...var15), is there a way to generate new variables by a single
command?

Thanks in advance,
Vladimir.
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