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Re: st: Mincer wage function as a log function - how can stata calculate the percent values


From   "Joao Ricardo F. Lima" <jricardofl@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Mincer wage function as a log function - how can stata calculate the percent values
Date   Thu, 30 Oct 2008 17:39:44 -0300

Dear Professor Tamas,

thanks for the information! I'm always using margeff to get partial
changes, but never had used the link option. I will see this.

Best Regards,

Joao Lima

2008/10/30 Tamas Bartus (tbartus) <tamas.bartus@uni-corvinus.hu>:
> Dear Joao Ricardo,
>
> you could also try out my margeff with the link(log) option.
>
> This will give you partial changes in the expected value of wages,
> instead of percentage changes. An advantage is that you save some
> minutes of typing the foreach loop, which was suggested by Maarten.
> Disadvantage is that the output is not percentage but absolute change,
> if this is a disadvantage at all...
>
> Tamas
>
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