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Re: st: atan2: Mata vs Stata


From   Phil Clayton <philclayton@internode.on.net>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: atan2: Mata vs Stata
Date   Wed, 27 Feb 2013 16:08:25 +1100

I agree that it's confusing, but for the record it's documented in the following places:

-help atan2-
-help mf_sin-

Phil

On 27/02/2013, at 12:56 PM, Chris Parker <chris.parker@psu.edu> wrote:

> Perfect, thank you Scott! I never would have realized that.
> 
> Chris
> Chris Parker
> Assistant Professor, Supply Chain and Information Systems
> Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University
> www.personal.psu.edu/cdp18 | chris.parker@psu.edu
> 
> 
> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 8:47 PM, Scott Merryman
> <scott.merryman@gmail.com> wrote:
>> In Stata it is the terms in atan2 are y, x  while in Mata it is x, y
>> 
>> Scott
>> 
>> 
>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 6:59 PM, Chris Parker <chris.parker@psu.edu> wrote:
>>> Does anyone know why I get different answers for atan2 when
>>> calculating in Mata and Stata?
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