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RE: st: reshape WDI from wide to long format

From   Jan Bryla <>
To   "" <>
Subject   RE: st: reshape WDI from wide to long format
Date   Mon, 16 May 2011 22:04:23 +0200

I guess you are interested in a format ready for repeated cross-section analysis. In that case I have had some succes using the work of Joseph Cohen to load WDI data in for analysis: 

I think he in fact post the transformed data on his website.

Jan Bryla

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of Nick Cox
Sent: 16. maj 2011 21:08
To: ''
Subject: RE: st: reshape WDI from wide to long format

Sorry, but I am not going to go away to read a paper to try to understand your question. Whether I helped to write it is immaterial. 

Someone else may be willing to engage with you on your own terms, or know what you are talking about. 


Sami Alameen

I meant the second reshape, As you know I had to reshape long first
THEN reshape wide, the problem appeared after the reshape wide.

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