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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: RE: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers |

Date |
Fri, 9 Nov 2012 18:04:36 +0000 |

That aside, -runiform()- in Stata 10 up is primarily a new name for -uniform()-. Nick On Fri, Nov 9, 2012 at 5:27 PM, David Radwin <dradwin@mprinc.com> wrote: > See http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2010-09/msg01404.html for a > hint. Pradipto Banerjee >> 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. * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/resources/statalist-faq/ * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers***From:*Pradipto Banerjee <pradipto.banerjee@adainvestments.com>

**st: RE: generating random, not pseudo-random numbers***From:*"David Radwin" <dradwin@mprinc.com>

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