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st: Re: Computing marginal effects after random effects probit


From   Friedrich Huebler <huebler@rocketmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Re: Computing marginal effects after random effects probit
Date   Mon, 30 Aug 2004 18:26:50 -0700 (PDT)

Aparna,

-mfx- is very slow. Considering that your regression alone took more
than 7 hours, the calculation of marginal effects is likely to take
several days. If you don't need standard errors you can speed up the
calculation of marginal effects significantly by using the option
-nose-.

Friedrich Huebler

--- Aparna Mathur <Mathur@econ.bsos.umd.edu> wrote:
> I have run a random effects probit regression, and I'm trying to
> compute the marginal effects by using the command "mfx compute".The
> regression itself took almost 7-8 hours, but the computation of the
> marginal effects seems to be taking even longer.It' s been running
> for almost a day with no output.Am I doing something wrong?Is there
> a way of speeding up the process?



	
		
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