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st: a simple question about xtabond2


From   Gary Liam <galiam@live.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: a simple question about xtabond2
Date   Thu, 5 Mar 2009 22:29:02 -0700

Hello all:
 
I am struggling with the strange test result generated by xtabond2. As you can see from the below, the AR(2) test statistic is a dot rather than a value. What does it mean? Any clue would be appreciated.
 
Have a good day, Gary.
 
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             |               Robust
    lnoutput |      Coef.   Std. Err.      z    P>|z|     [95% Conf. Interval]
-------------+----------------------------------------------------------------
    lnoutput |
         L1. |    .193328   .0088937    21.74   0.000     .1758968    .2107593
         lnl |   .1429454   .0091662    15.59   0.000       .12498    .1609107
         lnk |   .0734289   .0078575     9.35   0.000     .0580284    .0888294
    lninterm |   .7327368    .014611    50.15   0.000     .7040999    .7613738
      yr2001 |  -.0025063   .0012095    -2.07   0.038    -.0048769   -.0001356
      yr2002 |  -.0006988   .0008106    -0.86   0.389    -.0022875    .0008899
       _cons |  -.4994844   .0663187    -7.53   0.000    -.6294666   -.3695023
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
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Arellano-Bond test for AR(1) in first differences: z = -17.32  Pr> z =  0.000
Arellano-Bond test for AR(2) in first differences: z =      .  Pr> z =      .
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