[R] Matrix of dummy variables from a factor

Charles H. Franklin chfrankl at wisc.edu
Tue Dec 6 21:02:44 CET 2005

What is a simple way to convert a factor into a matrix of dummy variables?


where f is a factor takes care of this in the estimation. I'd like to 
save the result of expanding f into a matrix for later use.




 Charles H. Franklin
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