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Re: st: RE: create local from element of matrix e(b)


From   Christopher Baum <kit.baum@bc.edu>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: RE: create local from element of matrix e(b)
Date   Fri, 15 Oct 2010 08:58:24 -0400

<>
On Oct 15, 2010, at 2:33 AM, Nick wrote:

> I know of a two-line solution
> 
> mat b = e(b)
> local bw = b[1,1]
> 
> and I too would be interested to hear of a shorter one.

perhaps not shorter in terms of typing, but

mata: st_local("bw",strofreal(st_matrix("e(b)")[1,1]))

Kit

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