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Rebecca Pope <rebecca.a.pope@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

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Re: st: Problem with estout and rename |

Date |
Wed, 20 Mar 2013 10:18:29 -0500 |

None that I know of, but that doesn't mean there isn't. On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 10:15 AM, Cory Smith <corybsmith@gmail.com> wrote: > Rebecca, > > After playing around a little more, I realized I could use BOTH > rename() and varlabels() to achieve the desired effect. I can merge > the different variables to something common (with no spaces) with > rename() and then change the label to something else (with spaces) > using varlabels(). e.g. rename(x "DifferentialTransfer" L.x > "DifferentialTransfer") varlables("DifferentialTransfer" "Differential > Transfer") > > I'd be curious if there's a more elegant solution, but this will do > for now. Thanks for pointing me in the right direction. > > Cory > > On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 10:58 AM, Cory Smith <corybsmith@gmail.com> wrote: >> Hi Rebecca, >> >> Thanks for this. It's a good solution to the simple example I gave. >> Unfortunately, in trying to keep my post short, I didn't mention that >> I really do need to use rename(). In certain models, I use L.x [lag of >> x] in place of x and I want to have these coefficients show up in the >> same line. That is, the coefficient for x (in one model) and L.x (in >> another model) would both show up in the row entitled "Transfer >> Coefficient." >> >> Is there any way to fix my problem in this more complex example? Thanks! >> >> Cory >> >> On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 10:23 AM, Rebecca Pope <rebecca.a.pope@gmail.com> wrote: >>> Cory, >>> Use the -varlables()- option instead. >>> >>> ** example ** >>> version 11.2 >>> sysuse auto, clear >>> qui regress price mpg >>> estimates store m1 >>> qui regress price mpg foreign >>> estimates store m2 >>> *local mpglbl: var label mpg >>> *estout m1 m2, varlabels(mpg "`mpglbl'") >>> estout m1 m2, varlabels(mpg "Milage (mpg)") >>> ** end ** >>> >>> ** output** >>> >>> m1 m2 >>> b b >>> >>> Milage (mpg) -238.8943 -294.1955 >>> foreign 1767.292 >>> _cons 11253.06 11905.42 >>> >>> The two commented lines starting with -local- can be using if your >>> variable is already labeled with the text you want to use. >>> >>> Regards, >>> Rebecca >>> >>> On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 8:57 AM, Cory Smith <corybsmith@gmail.com> wrote: >>>> Hi statalisters, >>>> >>>> I'm running multiple regression models which are all pretty similar. I >>>> want to rename the main coefficient in all of them from x to "Transfer >>>> Coefficient." Unfortunately, while >>>> >>>> estout M1 using ... , rename(x "Transfer Coefficient") [i.e. one >>>> model] works as expected >>>> estout M1 M2 using ... , rename(x "Transfer Coefficient") [i.e. >>>> multiple models] produces weird results where "Transfer Coefficient", >>>> "Transfer", and "Coefficient" are all lines in the table. >>>> >>>> I could reproduce this in a simpler setting, so I think it's a general >>>> problem. Anyone know a solution? Thanks! >>>> >>>> Cory >>>> >>>> Stata version 11.2 >>>> estout version just updated today using ssc install estout >>>> * >>>> * 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/ >>> * >>> * 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/ > * > * 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/ * * 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/

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