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Re: st: AIC and BIC to compare parametric and non-parametric survival models


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: AIC and BIC to compare parametric and non-parametric survival models
Date   Sun, 17 May 2009 11:51:08 +0000 (GMT)

--- On Sat, 16/5/09, Tom Trikalinos wrote:
> Maarten thanks very much- precise and
> clear instructions, as always.
> 
> Out of curiosity, though:
> is it theoretically correct to use BIC or AIC to compare
> fit between Cox and a parametric model (e.g., 
> exponential)?

I don't know.

-- Maarten

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Institut fuer Soziologie
Universitaet Tuebingen
Wilhelmstrasse 36
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Germany

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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