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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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Subject |
Re: st: missing values |

Date |
Mon, 2 Apr 2012 09:25:11 +0100 |

Even people expert in this area would be likely to appreciate a reminder of what equation 3 in Kidd and Shannon 1996 is -- and indeed a full reference as expected on this list. You seem to be expecting that people will find the paper, re-read it and then think about your question. Exactly the same point was made to you a matter of days ago. http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2012-03/msg00824.html Nick On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 8:38 AM, Chiara Mussida <cmussida@gmail.com> wrote: > i want to calculate the decomposition(eq 3) in the paper of Kidd and > Shannon, 1996,does the level of occupational aggregation affect the > estimates of the gender wage gap? > I have all the ingredients but i don't get the total gap by my > computations.is this because for some of the components i have missing > values. For example the prop of men in occupation 1 is missing for > women and indiv in other occupations. Well, if instead of missing i > replace 0 the result is not the expected one. Do i have to gen, for my > example a variable, or better a scalar that takes the same value even > if it is a men in other occupations? * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: missing values***From:*Chiara Mussida <cmussida@gmail.com>

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