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Richard Williams <richardwilliams.ndu@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu, statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

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Re: st: mfx for stata 12 |

Date |
Fri, 24 Aug 2012 10:11:40 -0400 |

At 02:50 AM 8/24/2012, Chiara Mussida wrote:

Dear all, i estimated a mlogit with 8 outcomes, which reject the IIA assumtion tested with a hsiao test: mlogtest, sm i would be pleased to get the marginal effects of my model. If i run the command to obtain, for instance, the marginal effects for outcome 1: mfx compute, predict(outcome(1)) i obtain very suspects results, namely mfx with signs and sign completely different from the ones of the coefs estimates. I use Stata 12, and from the manuals mfx might compute the marginal effect like in the previous stata versions. Do you know if something changed? Thanks

A few side points first:

use "http://www.indiana.edu/~jslsoc/stata/spex_data/ordwarm2.dta";, clear mlogit warm yr89 male white age ed prst, base(1) mfx2, nolog

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**References**:**st: mfx for stata 12***From:*Chiara Mussida <cmussida@gmail.com>

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