Bookmark and Share

Notice: On April 23, 2014, Statalist moved from an email list to a forum, based at

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

st: RE: Re: AW: Create Dummy Variable

From   "Nick Cox" <>
To   <>
Subject   st: RE: Re: AW: Create Dummy Variable
Date   Tue, 29 Jun 2010 17:51:30 +0100

That depends on whether those names could be legal variable names. You
are better off getting the real names into variable labels. 

(It's best not to delete what you are replying to. That's over-zealous,
although sometimes better than the opposite extreme of deleting



the gen() option worked out great. Thank you. Is it also possible, that
newly generated variables are named after the brand name in new_brand?
instead of name1, name1, etc

*   For searches and help try:

© Copyright 1996–2017 StataCorp LLC   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   Site index