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st: Re: setting equal to zero


From   baum <baum@bc.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu, statalist-digest@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Re: setting equal to zero
Date   Mon, 22 Jul 2002 08:42:18 -0400

--On Monday, July 22, 2002 2:33 -0400 Eric wrote:

Also, how about other variables that are not deviations from the mean, but
again that I know should be equal to zero theoretically, but when I look
at summary statistics they are not.
compute each of the quantities given as doubles; their mean will not be exactly zero but it will be a lot closer (and for any statistical analysis, close enough).

Kit
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