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MAT2TXT: Stata module to write matrix to ASCII file

  • Michael Blasnik


    (M. Blasnik and Associates)

  • Ben Jann


    (ETH Zurich)

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mat2txt outputs a Stata matrix to a text file for use in other programs such as word processors or spreadsheets. The matrix row and column names as well as the matrix data values are exported to a tab delimited ASCII file. The user may optionally specify a title and/or a note to add text to the file before and/or after the matrix. Display formats may be specified. The data may be appended to an existing file or replace an existing file. The routine now handles matrix labels with spaces and long filenames.

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Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S437601.

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Programming language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 8.0
Date of creation: 18 Feb 2004
Date of revision: 28 Nov 2004
Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s437601
Note: This module may be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install mat2txt". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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