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Re: st: Survey Design Degrees of Freedom


From   Stas Kolenikov <skolenik@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Survey Design Degrees of Freedom
Date   Thu, 5 Aug 2010 09:34:57 -0500

On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 9:02 AM, Steve Samuels <sjsamuels@gmail.com> wrote:
> Unfortunately,  -svyset- will accept -dof()- without a bootstrap in
> sight, and the -svy- estimation results will use the assigned degrees
> of freedom, even if the value is greater than the number of
> observations.  I suggest that StataCorp  rethink this option.

I second that.

-- 
Stas Kolenikov, also found at http://stas.kolenikov.name
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