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Re: st: Bounded Dependent Variable in Random Intercept Model?


From   Clive Nicholas <clivelists@googlemail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Bounded Dependent Variable in Random Intercept Model?
Date   Fri, 15 May 2009 04:27:44 +0100

Christian Weiss wrote:

> I use a bounded variable ( 0-100%) as the dependent variable  in
> standard OLS regressions. To do so, I log-transformed the variable to
> yield a unbounded variable.
>
> Could you tell me if i have to use the log-transformed (unbounded)
> variable for a random intercept model, or can I also use the initial
> bounded variable?

-help glm- ?

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