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Re: st: Transform logit coef and use in -estout- -esttab-


From   RV Rikard <rvrikard@ncsu.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Transform logit coef and use in -estout- -esttab-
Date   Tue, 02 Oct 2012 22:28:59 -0400

Maarten,

Thank you very much!!!

Best
RV


> On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 9:52 PM, RV Rikard wrote:
>> How would one do the following:
>>
>> 1.  Compute the Interquartile Range (IQR) for each continuous variable,
>> 2.  After estimating a logit model - multiply the IQR value and the
>> logit coefficient (b) for each respective continuous variable in the
>> logit model,
>> 3.  Then exponentiate the product computed in step 2,
>> 4.  Replace the logit coefficient reported for a continuous variable in
>> -esttab- with the exponentiated value from step 3.
> Here is one solution:
>
> *----------------- begin example ------------------
> sysuse nlsw88, clear
> local varl ""
> foreach var of varlist grade ttl_exp tenure wage {
> 	sum `var' , d
> 	gen `var'2 = `var' /(r(p75)-r(p25))
> 	local varl "`varl' `var'2"
> }
> eststo: logit union `varl'
> esttab, eform
> *------------------ end example -------------------
> (For more on examples I sent to the Statalist see:
> http://www.maartenbuis.nl/example_faq )
>
> Hope this helps,
> Maarten
>
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