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Re: st: making srting variable similar across files


From   Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: making srting variable similar across files
Date   Fri, 15 Jun 2012 10:15:41 +0200

On Thu, Jun 14, 2012 at 8:04 PM, Prakash Singh wrote:
> I am looking for some kind of ado file or command which can help me
> combining two files where country names (common variable in two data
> file of string natrure) are written differently as the source of data
> is different.

Here is one way:
http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2010-06/msg01011.html

-- Maarten

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