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Should you become a Stata programmer?

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  • Christopher F Baum

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    (Boston College)

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In this talk I describe three modes of Stata programming: authoring do-files, ado-files and Mata subroutines for ado-file programming. I discuss the advantages of developing skills in Stata programming that will help you become more efficient in your use of Stata and produce fully reproducible research output.

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Paper provided by Stata Users Group in its series German Stata Users' Group Meetings 2007 with number 00.

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Date of creation: 11 Apr 2007
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Handle: RePEc:boc:dsug07:00

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