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From |
"Carlo Lazzaro" <carlo.lazzaro@tiscalinet.it> |

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<statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

Subject |
st: R: Generating a binary variable |

Date |
Fri, 2 Apr 2010 09:56:48 +0200 |

Dear Nik, what follows will do the trick (in Stata 9.2/SE): ------------------begin example----------------- set obs 10 gen ecolbs = 10 in 1/5 replace ecolbs=0 in 6/10 gen ecobuy = 1 if ecolbs > 0 replace ecobuy = 0 if ecolbs==0 ------------------end example------------------- HTH and Kind Regards, Carlo -----Messaggio originale----- Da: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] Per conto di Nik Pineider Inviato: venerdì 2 aprile 2010 5.55 A: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu Oggetto: st: Generating a binary variable I'm having trouble getting this to generate. gen ecobuy = 1 if ecolbs > 0 & ecobuy = 0 if ecolbs = 0. What am I doing wrong here? Thanks for the help. * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/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/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: Generating a binary variable***From:*Nik Pineider <nikpin@yahoo.com>

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