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Re: st: regression with dependent variable ranging from 0 to 1


From   "Andrea Rispoli" <andrea.rspl@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: regression with dependent variable ranging from 0 to 1
Date   Tue, 30 Dec 2008 18:47:10 +0100

Thank you. I tried this but I reach a message which says "Hessian has
become unstable or asymmetric
data not suitable for non-standard family-link combination".
Maybe I should mention that my dependent variable is continuous.
Is there anything I could do?
Thank you
AR

On Mon, Dec 29, 2008 at 11:11 PM, Clive Nicholas
<clivelists@googlemail.com> wrote:
> Austin Nichols replied to Andrea Rispoli:
>
>> Try
>> glm, link(logit)
>> per
>> Papke, Leslie E. and Jeffrey M. Wooldridge. 1996.  Econometric Methods
>> for Fractional Response Variables with an Application to
>>    401(k) Plan Participation Rates. Journal of Applied Econometrics
>> 11(6):619-632.
>
> Add the -robust- option to that.
>
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