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Re: st: R: bootstrap


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: R: bootstrap
Date   Wed, 14 Jul 2010 23:29:23 -0700 (PDT)

--- sun samn wrote:
> I am doing bootstrap now; it works well, but get
> this error message at the end: insufficient observations to
> compute bootstrap standard errors.

--- On Thu, 15/7/10, Carlo Lazzaro wrote:
> let the list know what you typed and the error message you
> received.
> Otherwise, as Stas pointed out, no one can help you with
> your Stata code.

What is often helpful in diagnosing this kind of problems is
to run only a few bootstrap samples (say 10) and look at the 
output from the individual models that are being estimated.
You can do that by specifying the -noisily- option within
-bootstrap-, so: -bootstrap ..., n(10) noisily : ...-.

-- Maarten  

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Institut fuer Soziologie
Universitaet Tuebingen
Wilhelmstrasse 36
72074 Tuebingen
Germany

http://www.maartenbuis.nl
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