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Fw: st: Calculating the e^b using listcoef |

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Wed, 7 Sep 2005 10:43:18 -0400 |

----- Forwarded by Amadou Bassirou Diallo/Person/World Bank on 09/07/2005 10:41 AM ----- Amadou Bassirou Diallo To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu cc: 09/04/2005 09:46 Subject: Re: st: Calculating the e^b using listcoef PM Mosi, which listcoef ssc inst adotype, replace adotype listcoef If you want to see listcoef in action: se tr on logit .... listcoef HTHs. Amadou. -----owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu wrote: ----- To: "Statalist@HARVARD.EDU" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> From: "Mosi A. Ifatunji" <mifatunji@yahoo.com> Sent by: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu Date: 09/04/2005 05:40PM Subject: Re: st: Calculating the e^b using listcoef Thanks Nick, How do I look at the code for listcoef? M. On 9/4/05 10:51 AM, "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> wrote: > Two points: > > 1. In extreme cases, you can always look > at the code. The formula used by -listcoef- > to calculate e^b appears to be e^b. > > 2. The question is confused by not > distinguishing between levels here. -listcoef- > is a user-written command; Stata just works on > what -listcoef- tells it to. > > Nick > n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk > > Mosi A. Ifatunji > >> My question is not so much, "How do >> I get Stata to >> produce an e^b?" but more like "What formula does Stata use >> to produce the >> e^b?" Here is the scenario that produced the question: >> >> In checking the e^b with by hand calculations (FYI: my hand >> calculation are >> based on a text book and while some e^bs were very close to >> being the same, >> some were not), I found that the results were different when >> I calculated by >> hand and with Stata. So the question is, what formula does Stata use? > > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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