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SUPCLUST: Stata module to build superordinate categories


  • Ben Jann

    () (University of Bern)


supclust may be used to build superordinate categories based on the values of two or more classification variables. This would be a useful procedure if, for example, you want to identify distinct clusters in a trading network based on the identification codes of sellers and buyers. Another application would be the identification of related entries in a telephone register, based on a common telephone number or address.

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  • Ben Jann, 2005. "SUPCLUST: Stata module to build superordinate categories," Statistical Software Components S450605, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 06 Apr 2006.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s450605
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    cluster; superordinate category; classification;


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