About This Book
The purpose of this book is to teach you how to incorporate macro programming features in your SAS programs. By learning how to use the SAS macro facility, you can accomplish repetitive programming tasks quickly and efficiently and your code may become easier to reuse and to understand.
This book is for SAS programmers who want to learn about SAS macro programming and its advantages.
This book assumes that you have beginning to intermediate experience writing SAS language programs. It does not review SAS language and SAS programming concepts. You should know how to write DATA steps and PROC steps and have some familiarity with Base SAS procedures.
The focus ...