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by startz
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Data Manipulation
Topic: How to merge 3 dummy variables
Replies: 4
Views: 889

Re: How to merge 3 dummy variables

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series dummyAll = dummy1 or dummy 2 or dummy3
by startz
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Data Manipulation
Topic: How to merge 3 dummy variables
Replies: 4
Views: 889

Re: How to merge 3 dummy variables

How are you planning on defining the dummy? If any of the ratings is 1? If all?
by startz
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: User-Defined Transformation
Replies: 2
Views: 1463

Re: User-Defined Transformation

I'm not sure what @sa does, but would your problem be solved using the

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frml
command
by startz
Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Requests
Topic: RData files
Replies: 3
Views: 1693

Re: RData files

Okay, yeah.

Maybe the documentation to xopen etc. might point that way?
by startz
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Suggestions and Requests
Topic: RData files
Replies: 3
Views: 1693

RData files

Would be nice if EViews could read/write .RData files without going through R. https://www.loc.gov/preservation/digita ... 0470.shtml has some links.
by startz
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Data Manipulation
Topic: negative values conversion to log
Replies: 7
Views: 12810

Re: negative values conversion to log

Don't.

You can't take the log of a negative number.
by startz
Sat Jan 11, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Econometric Discussions
Topic: Lag Selection
Replies: 3
Views: 1593

Re: Lag Selection

No idea. Sorry.
by startz
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Econometric Discussions
Topic: Lag Selection
Replies: 3
Views: 1593

Re: Lag Selection

Don’t take quarterly averages. Use last day of quarter if possible. Taking averages screws up autocorrelations.
by startz
Mon Jan 06, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Econometric Discussions
Topic: Confidence interval and interaction terms
Replies: 1
Views: 1483

Re: Confidence interval and interaction terms

standard error = sqrt(var(beta1) + x^2*var(beta2) + 2*x*cov(beta1,beta2))
by startz
Thu Jan 02, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: General Information and Tips and Tricks
Topic: Panel or Pool?
Replies: 45
Views: 88004

Re: Panel or Pool?

Check to see if the sector variable has NAs.

Look at the @expand command for controlling for multiple sectors.
by startz
Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Internal error
Replies: 0
Views: 3922

Internal error

Just got
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Came after doing crtl-C to copy a frozen table. Happened twice.
Closed frozen table reopened and everything was fine.
by startz
Wed Dec 18, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Fred Search
Replies: 3
Views: 1761

Re: Fred Search

Thanks. I'll do that. In what will not surprise you, trying it instantly gave an EViews bug. (I should explain to the casual reader that EViews is programmed to do weird things to me. No one else ever has a problem.)


The results box overlays the search box.
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by startz
Wed Dec 18, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Fred Search
Replies: 3
Views: 1761

Fred Search

I know this isn't exactly an EViews bug, but it's annoying. Maybe you could goose the FRBStL folks?

If you enter
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you get told

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by startz
Mon Dec 16, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: General Information and Tips and Tricks
Topic: Question about ARMA forecasting
Replies: 2
Views: 1712

Re: Question about ARMA forecasting

Thanks Glenn. I am now getting the same forecasts that you report. Despite having gotten something different 6 times before I posted.

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