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Austin Nichols <austinnichols@gmail.com> |

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Re: st: How to write a fast code to obtain a specific calculation |

Date |
Wed, 18 Feb 2009 11:37:26 -0500 |

Tiago V. Pereira <tiago.pereira@incor.usp.br>: Since you have y=f(x) mapping from R to R and you want to find a zero, mm_root() is probably the best way to proceed: http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2009-01/msg01140.html (Mata will also be faster at computing sums etc.). On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 6:53 PM, Tiago V. Pereira <tiago.pereira@incor.usp.br> wrote: > Dear statalisters, > > I usually need to compute a value X that satifies a specific condition. > > A typical example is shown below. But this is only a single example, and > ordinarily I have similar, but more complex aims. > > Hence, I would like to know your expert opinion on how one can make codes > these kind of codes faster. Perhaps only Mata helps? * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: How to write a fast code to obtain a specific calculation***From:*"Tiago V. Pereira" <tiago.pereira@incor.usp.br>

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