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Re: st: unstacking


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: unstacking
Date   Mon, 22 Aug 2011 10:49:15 +0100

"Didn't work out" does not convey what your precise problem is.

Perhaps

. reshape wide value , ...

Nick

On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:42 AM, Abhimanyu Arora
<abhimanyu.arora1987@gmail.com> wrote

> I have 4 variables country_characteristic (Taking values such as GDP,
> Imports, exports etc.), country, year and value (of the corresponding
> country_char).
> The end result that I would like to see is the following form
> country    year    GDP    Imports     Exports       (variable values
> now being variable names)
>
> I tried the following command
>
> .reshape wide var, i(country year) j(country_char) string
>
> but didn't work out.

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