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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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Re: st: How does STATA compute e(ll) ?? |

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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 10:08:39 +0000 |

In addition, there is a book-length treatment at http://www.stata.com/bookstore/maximum-likelihood-estimation-stata/index.html and Stata's machinery for computing (log) likelihood is documented under heading such as -ml-. Nick On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 9:21 AM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote: > e(ll) is what it says, the log likelihood. Any decent intermediate > statistics text will explain. > > Nick > > On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 8:47 AM, Mark (Hsien-Yuan Hsu) > <hsuhy0914@gmail.com> wrote: > >> I apply commend "regress Y X" to analyze my data set. >> I notice that STATA provide "e(ll) log likelihood under additional >> assumption of i.i.d. normal errors." >> >> Does anyone know how STATA compute e(ll)? What does it mean? Any >> information is appreciated. * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/resources/statalist-faq/ * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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