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_GRNDRAW: Stata module for random number generation from the GB2, Singh-Maddala, Dagum, Fisk and Pareto distributions

Philippe Van Kerm ()

Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics

Abstract: _grndraw is an egen function for random number generation from the GB2, Singh-Maddala, Dagum, Fisk and Pareto distributions. Simulation relies on standard inverse transform sampling methods.

Language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 12
Keywords: random numbers; generalized beta; Singh-Maddala; Dagum; Fisk; Pareto (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017-05-23
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