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INSHEETJSON: Stata module for importing tabular data from JSON sources on the internet


  • Erik Lindsley



There are many data sources now out on the Internet "web" that operate by a URL query, and then respond with data formatted in JavaScript Object Notation (JSON). This command is designed to support querying those sources in a user-configurable way to get just the data you want from the source.

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  • Erik Lindsley, 2012. "INSHEETJSON: Stata module for importing tabular data from JSON sources on the internet," Statistical Software Components S457407, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 06 Sep 2014.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457407
    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install insheetjson". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.

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