Stata: Atom Setup for markstat Support

Last updated: August 19, 2020

I’ve got a pretty good setup for literate programming with Markdown and Stata. I’m using markstat to convert the Markdown file into HTML, and Atom with some third-party packages and other customization as my text editor.

This gives me the following:

Here’s a demo of what this looks like in practice (you will probably want to view this full-screen or watch it on Vimeo):

Setup instructions

Getting this setup working is a bit involved, but doesn’t require anything too exotic: