MAPCH: Stata module map chains of events
-mapch- maps chains of events. A 'chain' consists of at least one event; an 'event' in this context is a change of information. For example, if 'A' changes into 'B' and 'B' changes into 'C', then this chain consists of two events, the first one being the change of 'A' into 'B' and the second one being the change of 'B' into 'C'. These changes are mapped and the end value of the chain is added as a new variable to each event in the chain (so the line "A B" in your database would become "A B C" and the line "B C" would become "B C C"). -mapch- also tabulates the frequency of n-step chains with n
|Requires:||Stata version 10|
|Date of creation:||11 Feb 2008|
|Date of revision:||28 Jul 2008|
|Note:||This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install mapch". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.|
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