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Re: st: programming help

From   "philippe van kerm" <>
To   <>
Subject   Re: st: programming help
Date   Tue, 22 Feb 2005 15:39:57 +0100

The -clsort- EGEN function (findit _gclsort) might be your friend here,
if, as Scott suggests, you have the data stored as variables. You could

gsort - Y
egen Xnew = clsort(X)
replace Xnew = Y if Y>Xnew

You need to check but that should be near what you want if I understand

Hope this helps,


Dr. Philippe Van Kerm
IRISS - Integrated Research Infrastructure in 
  the Socio-Economic Sciences
BP48, L-4501 Differdange, Luxembourg
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