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Top 10 Stata 'gotchas'

Authors: Jonathan Shaw
Date: 19 February 2014
Type: User Guides,


Stata is a powerful and easy-to-use package for setting up data and performing statistical analysis. Nevertheless, some features often catch users out, resulting in unnoticed errors or hours working out what has gone wrong. I list my top 10 Stata 'gotchas' and suggest ways to combat them, with the aim of helping new users avoid the most common pitfalls. Download full version

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