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Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com> |

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"statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

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RE: st: gra command |

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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 17:46:18 -0400 |

Ok. I'll try and keep you posted. Thanks very much! ---------------------------------------- > Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:27:46 +0100 > Subject: Re: st: gra command > From: njcoxstata@gmail.com > To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > > Indeed, but I also explained that it uses version control, so it still > works. The only thing out-of-date about -cusum6- is that its graphs > cannot be edited in versions of Stata from 8 on. > > What is out-of-date is the graphics advice in the document you > downloaded from Royal Holloway, London and I gave some advice on how > to plot results from this method. > Nick > njcoxstata@gmail.com > > > On 25 June 2013 22:22, Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com> wrote: >> Hi Nick, >> You said "cusum6 is an old program" that's why I ask if there is a new one. As I said, I am working on time series data and want to label my X axis so I could identify (with th cusum6 command) break point; but, I can't edit myself. I would like to know if there is a command telling stata to put all my time-periods (quarter) on the X axis. >> >> Thanks >> >> PS: I am using stata 12 with update from March20th, 2013. >> >> ---------------------------------------- >>> Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:15:34 +0100 >>> Subject: Re: st: gra command >>> From: njcoxstata@gmail.com >>> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu >>> >>> I fail to see how this question follows from my post, but >>> >>> 1. The official Stata command -cusum- is absolutely nothing to do with >>> -cusum6- (SSC). >>> >>> 2. As -cusum6- (SSC) still works, there is no obvious need for it to >>> be replaced with anything. >>> >>> If that doesn't answer your question, please state what you want to do >>> and someone may be able to help. >>> >>> Nick >>> njcoxstata@gmail.com >>> >>> >>> On 25 June 2013 22:06, Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com> wrote: >>>> Hi Nick, >>>> >>>> What is the new command cusum for time series data then? The cusum commmand does not work saying data are out of range. >>>> ---------------------------------------- >>>>> Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2013 21:55:34 +0100 >>>>> Subject: Re: st: gra command >>>>> From: njcoxstata@gmail.com >>>>> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu >>>>> >>>>> Anders is giving excellent advice. >>>>> >>>>> Being new to Stata Guelmbaye is, however, confusing quite different sources. >>>>> >>>>> 1. -cusum6- (SSC, Kit Baum, as you are asked to explain) is an old >>>>> program but it sets -version 6- at the beginning of the program so its >>>>> graphs should work fine, although as noted they cannot be edited with >>>>> modern Stata's Graph Editor. >>>>> >>>>> 2. The problem that Guelmbaye is reporting comes from reliance not on >>>>> -cusum6- but on a document >>>>> http://personal.rhul.ac.uk/uhte/006/ec5040/Cusum%20test.pdf which is >>>>> (a) quite independent of -cusum6- and (b) out-of-date. >>>>> >>>>> Something like >>>>> >>>>> (version 7 and older) >>>>> graph cusum lower upper year, s([year]) c(.mm) xlab(1965,1975,1985,1995) ylab >>>>> >>>>> would probably go better as >>>>> >>>>> (version 8 and later) >>>>> scatter cusum year || line lower upper year >>>>> >>>>> with -ylabel()- and -xlabel()- added to taste. >>>>> >>>>> Nick >>>>> njcoxstata@gmail.com >>>>> >>>>> Anders Alexandersson >>>>> >>>>>> Then build up the graph from the beginning with the current graph command. >>>>>> Also, did you read >>>>>> http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2012-04/msg00231.html ? >>>>> >>>>> Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé >>>>> >>>>>>> Thanks. This works well though I can't edit it! >>>>> >>>>> Anders Alexandersson >>>>> >>>>>>>> Change -gra- to -gr7- if you want to use the old Stata 7 graph command. >>>>>>>> As I wrote, see http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/faq/graphics78.htm . >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> For the other graph problems, I suggest you instead use the current >>>>>>>> graph command. >>>>>>>> See http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2012-04/msg00231.html >>>>> >>>>> Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé >>>>> >>>>>>>>> Thanks Anders. I changed "gra" to "graph" and I got "gpopgraph_g.new petindex, s([year]) xlab ylab: class member function not found" message. To say it frankly, it's my first time using stata and I have stata12; therefore it's hard for me to know what has changed and from where. How about the other problems I long for answers? >>>>> >>>>> Anders Alexandersson >>>>> >>>>>>>>>> The -gra- command is the Stata 7 (and older) graph command. >>>>>>>>>> See http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/faq/graphics78.htm >>>>> >>>>> Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé >>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> I have been looking to check the strutural break in my data and found >>>>>>>>>>> that cusum6 helps do it. However, the file I found has some commands >>>>>>>>>>> that don’t work when I type them. For example using greenedat.dta from >>>>>>>>>>> P.136 provided by the file is the command: >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> “gra gpop petindex, s([year]) xlab ylab” which gives the following >>>>>>>>>>> message : “Unrecognized command: gra” >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> The support file can be found at: >>>>>>>>>>> http://personal.rhul.ac.uk/uhte/006/ec5040/Cusum%20test.pdf >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> What am I doing wrong? In the mean time I want my X axis to be fully >>>>>>>>>>> labelled by the periods but when trying to edit the cusum graphs I >>>>>>>>>>> receive “This is not a “live” graph and therefore cannot be edited.” >>>>>>>>>>> How to obtain my periods labelled at 45 degrees on the X axis? >>>>> >>>>> * >>>>> * 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/ > > * > * 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/

**References**:**st: gra command***From:*Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com>

**Re: st: gra command***From:*Anders Alexandersson <andersalex@gmail.com>

**RE: st: gra command***From:*Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com>

**Re: st: gra command***From:*Anders Alexandersson <andersalex@gmail.com>

**RE: st: gra command***From:*Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com>

**Re: st: gra command***From:*Anders Alexandersson <andersalex@gmail.com>

**Re: st: gra command***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**RE: st: gra command***From:*Guelmbaye Ngarsandjé <guelmbaye@hotmail.com>

**Re: st: gra command***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

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**Re: st: gra command***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

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