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RE: st: Treat zeros in logarithms


From   "Mentzakis, Emmanouil" <e.mentzakis@abdn.ac.uk>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: Treat zeros in logarithms
Date   Tue, 26 Aug 2008 19:53:52 +0100

Thank you very much. I ll have a go.

Cheers
Manos

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Maarten buis
Sent: 26 August 2008 19:08
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: RE: st: Treat zeros in logarithms

--- Austin Nichols wrote:
> I doubt you will find a published reference claiming it is okay, since
> any such claim is easy to refute (e.g. via simulation).

If you want to try that out I gave talk on how to run simulations in Stata at the Summer North American Stata Users meeting (SNASUG) which uses -intreg- as an example. The presentation can be downloaded from http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/presentations/chicago08.html

-- Maarten

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