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REWEIGHT2: Stata module to reweight survey data to user-defined control totals

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  • James Browne

    () (Institute for Fiscal Studies)

Abstract

The command uses the methodology proposed in Gomulka (1992) to reweight survey data to specified control totals while minimising the distance between the new weights and the original weights. Control totals are read in from a spreadsheet defined by the user.

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  • James Browne, 2012. "REWEIGHT2: Stata module to reweight survey data to user-defined control totals," Statistical Software Components S457485, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 06 Sep 2012.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457485
    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install reweight2". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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    File URL: http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/r/reweight2.ado
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    File URL: http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/r/reweightv2.mo
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    weighted data; control totals; data management;

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