MERGEMANY: Stata module to merge many files
Damian Clarke ()
Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics
mergemany is an extension to the command merge, providing a flexible way for many 'using' datasets to be merged into one final dataset. Merges can be performed based upon a user-defined list of files, by using the numerical regularity of file names, or by including all datasets of a given type stored in a single directory. mergemany also allows the user to import and merge an arbitrary number of .dta or non .dta files in a single step.
Requires: Stata version 10
Keywords: merge; data management (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install mergemany". 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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