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REPLACEBYLAB: Stata module to replace values by drawing on value labels

Tobias Gummer ()
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Tobias Gummer: GESIS, Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences

Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics

Abstract: replacebylab changes values on basis of labels assigned to values. Every value with the respective label is recoded to a pre-specified new value. In this process, every value label of every whole number between the minimum and maximum value of the respective variables is examined. replacebylab applies to numerical variables only.

Language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 13
Keywords: data management; replace; value labels (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2015-03-04
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install replacebylab". The module is made available under terms of the GPL v3 ( Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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