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Re: st: Esttab - indicate whether control variables are included


From   Richard Herron <richard.c.herron@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Esttab - indicate whether control variables are included
Date   Thu, 28 Feb 2013 11:48:45 -0500

(And, thanks! That's a neat trick to put strings in the footer!)

On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 11:47 AM, Richard Herron
<richard.c.herron@gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry. Now I understand. The following works for me.
>
> *****
> sysuse auto, clear
> eststo clear
> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign
> estadd local hasrep "No"
> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign i.rep78
> estadd local hasrep "Yes"
> esttab, drop(*rep78*) scalars("hasrep rep dummies")
> ******
>
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 11:34 AM, Laura Sunder-Plassmann
> <lsunderplassmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thanks, yes, this works, but it treats the row indicating my controls
>> as part of the regressors (middle of the table). I would ideally like
>> it in the footer. Scalar seems to accept strings at least to the
>> extent that it labelled my row correctly, it just did not fill in the
>> columns.
>>
>> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 10:27 AM, Richard Herron
>> <richard.c.herron@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Try this:
>>>
>>> ****
>>> sysuse auto
>>> eststo clear
>>> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign
>>> estadd local hasrep "No"
>>> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign i.rep78
>>> esttab, indicate("Repair Dummies = *rep78*")
>>> ****
>>>
>>> I use the -indicate()- option rather than generating a scalar (which I
>>> don't think accepts strings).
>>>
>>> Also, depending on which Stata version you use, you can specify repair
>>> indicators on the fly as -i.rep78- without the -xi:- prefix, although
>>> this code still works if you add back the -xi- prefix.
>>>
>>> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 10:52 AM, Laura Sunder-Plassmann
>>> <lsunderplassmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Hi
>>>>
>>>> I want to use esttab (and estadd) to print regression output with rows
>>>> at the footer indicating whether I have used time and/or group fixed
>>>> effects. The example here
>>>> http://repec.org/bocode/e/estout/advanced.html#advanced006 does
>>>> exactly what I need, but I can't replicate it. This is the code:
>>>>
>>>> .sysuse auto
>>>> .eststo: quietly regress price mpg freign
>>>> .estadd local hasrep "No"
>>>> .eststo: xi: quietly regress price mpg foreign i.rep78
>>>> .estadd local hasrep "Yes"
>>>> .esttab, drop(_Irep78*) scalars("hasrep rep dummies")
>>>>
>>>> This should produce a regression table with a row entitled "rep
>>>> dummies" last below the observation count row, with the columns saying
>>>> "No" and "Yes" respectively. Except the columns come out blank when I
>>>> run this, only the row title is there. I checked that the local macros
>>>> are not empty.
>>>>
>>>> Any ideas what I am doing wrong?
>>>>
>>>> (There is another example on the website, just above the one I am
>>>> looking at, that prints a fixed effects indicator as a row in the main
>>>> table rather than at the bottom together with the number of
>>>> observations. I can replicate that example, but I want the indicators
>>>> to appear in the footer.)
>>>>
>>>> Thank you
>>>> Laura
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>
>
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 11:34 AM, Laura Sunder-Plassmann
> <lsunderplassmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thanks, yes, this works, but it treats the row indicating my controls
>> as part of the regressors (middle of the table). I would ideally like
>> it in the footer. Scalar seems to accept strings at least to the
>> extent that it labelled my row correctly, it just did not fill in the
>> columns.
>>
>> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 10:27 AM, Richard Herron
>> <richard.c.herron@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Try this:
>>>
>>> ****
>>> sysuse auto
>>> eststo clear
>>> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign
>>> estadd local hasrep "No"
>>> eststo: quietly regress price mpg foreign i.rep78
>>> esttab, indicate("Repair Dummies = *rep78*")
>>> ****
>>>
>>> I use the -indicate()- option rather than generating a scalar (which I
>>> don't think accepts strings).
>>>
>>> Also, depending on which Stata version you use, you can specify repair
>>> indicators on the fly as -i.rep78- without the -xi:- prefix, although
>>> this code still works if you add back the -xi- prefix.
>>>
>>> On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 10:52 AM, Laura Sunder-Plassmann
>>> <lsunderplassmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Hi
>>>>
>>>> I want to use esttab (and estadd) to print regression output with rows
>>>> at the footer indicating whether I have used time and/or group fixed
>>>> effects. The example here
>>>> http://repec.org/bocode/e/estout/advanced.html#advanced006 does
>>>> exactly what I need, but I can't replicate it. This is the code:
>>>>
>>>> .sysuse auto
>>>> .eststo: quietly regress price mpg freign
>>>> .estadd local hasrep "No"
>>>> .eststo: xi: quietly regress price mpg foreign i.rep78
>>>> .estadd local hasrep "Yes"
>>>> .esttab, drop(_Irep78*) scalars("hasrep rep dummies")
>>>>
>>>> This should produce a regression table with a row entitled "rep
>>>> dummies" last below the observation count row, with the columns saying
>>>> "No" and "Yes" respectively. Except the columns come out blank when I
>>>> run this, only the row title is there. I checked that the local macros
>>>> are not empty.
>>>>
>>>> Any ideas what I am doing wrong?
>>>>
>>>> (There is another example on the website, just above the one I am
>>>> looking at, that prints a fixed effects indicator as a row in the main
>>>> table rather than at the bottom together with the number of
>>>> observations. I can replicate that example, but I want the indicators
>>>> to appear in the footer.)
>>>>
>>>> Thank you
>>>> Laura
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