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GENTRUN: Stata module to generate truncated normal variate


  • Hung-Jen Wang

    () (Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan)


gentrun generates random draws from a truncated standard normal distribution. It allows one-sided and two-sided truncations of the distribution. Random draws from a non-truncated standard normal distribution are also permissible.

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  • Hung-Jen Wang, 1999. "GENTRUN: Stata module to generate truncated normal variate," Statistical Software Components S400501, Boston College Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s400501
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