RTNORM: Stata Mata module to produce truncated normal pseudorandom variates
Federico Belotti () and
Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics
rtnorm() returns truncated normal random variates. The user may specify both the mean and standard deviation before truncation, and the interval for the two-side truncation of the distribution. After installing, issue commands 'net get rtnorm' and 'do rtnorm.mata.do' to compile the function.
Requires: Stata version 10
Keywords: normal distribution; Mata; truncated normal distribution (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install rtnorm". The module is made available under terms of the GPL v3 (https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.txt). Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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