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st: RE: Multilevel models and multiple imputation


From   "Verkuilen, Jay" <JVerkuilen@gc.cuny.edu>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Multilevel models and multiple imputation
Date   Tue, 11 Nov 2008 11:48:44 -0500

>I know I can get the paramter by using di exp(1.20731), but how can I
get the corresponding standard errors?<<

Because the exponentiated parameter has a rather asymmetric
distribution, the SE is not a good summary of its variability. That's
why estimation is done on the log scale in the first place. 

JV

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