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RSOURCE: Stata module to run R from inside Stata using an R source file

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  • Roger Newson


    (National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London)

The program rsource runs the Rterm command of R from inside Stata, using an R source file, if R is installed on the user's system. The output and/or the source file can be listed to the Stata log file and/or to the Stata Results window in an interactive Stata session. If the R directory on the user's system is not on the user's default path, then the user must set the global macro Rterm_path to contain the path for the Rterm command, possibly in the file (see on-line help for details).

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Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S456847.

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Programming language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 10.0
Date of creation: 13 Jun 2007
Date of revision: 09 May 2016
Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s456847
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