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Statistical Programming with SAS/IML Software by Rick Wicklin

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Chapter 4. Calling SAS Procedures

Contents

  • 4.1 Overview of Calling SAS Procedures 89

  • 4.2 Calling a SAS Procedure from IMLPlus 90

  • 4.3 Transferring Data between Matrices and Procedures 91

  • 4.4 Passing Parameters to SAS Procedures 93

  • 4.5 Case Study: Computing a Kernel Density Estimate 94

  • 4.6 Creating Names for Output Variables 96

  • 4.7 Creating Macro Variables from Matrices 99

  • 4.8 Handling Errors When Calling a Procedure 101

  • 4.9 Calling SAS Functions That Require Lists of Values 103

4.1 Overview of Calling SAS Procedures

The SAS/IML language is very powerful and enables you to compute many statistical quantities. However, the SAS System has hundreds of procedures that compute thousands of statistics. If you want to compute a statistic that is already produced ...

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