Pageunstack - variable descriptions disappear

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Pageunstack - variable descriptions disappear

Postby tvonbrasch » Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:58 pm


I downloaded data from penn world table:

when importing the data, using the code

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pagestruct() countrycode @date(year)

i get variable descriptions:
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however, if i unstack the page, all variable descriptions disappear....

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pageunstack(namepat=*_?,page=unstacked) countrycode dateid

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How can I keep the description of the variables after having used the pageunstack command?

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Re: Pageunstack - variable descriptions disappear

Postby EViews Gareth » Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:26 pm

Can't, unfortunately. You'll have to manually copy them.
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