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Re: st:any easy alternative way when -egen- is not allowed to combine


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st:any easy alternative way when -egen- is not allowed to combine
Date   Wed, 22 Dec 2010 13:37:54 +0000

A further correction:

bysort ID (indicator) : gen any_pos = indicator[_N]

should be

bysort ID (indicator) : gen any_pos = indicator[_N] > 0

with the caveat previously expressed that this will need amendment if
there are missings.
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