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st: RE: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers


From   "David Radwin" <dradwin@mprinc.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers
Date   Fri, 9 Nov 2012 09:27:59 -0800 (PST)

See http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2010-09/msg01404.html for a
hint.

David

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-
> statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Pradipto Banerjee
> Sent: Friday, November 09, 2012 9:16 AM
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: st: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I am using Stata 9.2 and it appears that I don't have the runiform()
> function. The uniform() function is pseudo-random numbers and so when I
> run a code say N times, the output is the same every time. How can I
> generate random numbers in Stata 9.2 ?
> 
> I saw a few posts on Statalist that recommended using -clock()- , but in
> Stata 9.2, I don't have clock either.
	
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