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Re: st: help with -lrtest-


From   Ekrem Kalkan <kalkan.ekrem@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: help with -lrtest-
Date   Mon, 14 Dec 2009 21:56:06 +0200

Yes, with a p-value < 0.05 you reject the hypothesis that the
coefficient of the new variable is insignificant.

Ekrem Kalkan.

2009/12/14 Karen Wright <Karen.Wright@icr.ac.uk>:
> Dear All,
> Apologies for the very obvious question, but I was hoping to double check that I am using lrtest correctly.  If I am testing two nested models and wish to know whether the term i have added significantly improves the model then I can use lrtest, and a p-value of <0.05 indicates that adding the term significantly improves the model?!
>
> Thank you,
> Karen
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