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st: re: referencing eresult matrices


From   Kit Baum <Baum@bc.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: re: referencing eresult matrices
Date   Sun, 8 Nov 2009 07:46:36 -0500

<.>
Ben Jann is quite correct in noting that my solution might lose precision. It would indeed be better (and a simpler solution) to use a Stata scalar in the first place:


. mata:st_numscalar("besser",st_matrix("e(b)")[1,1])

. di besser
-.32384535

. di %20.16f besser
 -0.3238453484509378

Kit

Kit Baum   |   Boston College Economics & DIW Berlin   |   http://ideas.repec.org/e/pba1.html
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   An Introduction to Modern Econometrics Using Stata  |   http://www.stata-press.com/books/imeus.html

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