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From |
Ebru Ozturk <ebru_0512@hotmail.com> |

To |
<statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

Subject |
RE: st: Simple slope analysis for non-linear models |

Date |
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:01:46 +0200 |

Well I just would like to learn which commands I can use in Stata 10 not what Tobit is about. If it is possible can you give me an example for any interpretation of Tobit which commands I should use in Stata 10? I would like to say it again my question is about commands in Stata 10 not which interpretation I will do for Tobit. Ebru > Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2013 10:33:53 +0100 > Subject: Re: st: Simple slope analysis for non-linear models > From: maartenlbuis@gmail.com > To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > > On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 9:05 AM, Ebru Ozturk wrote: > > How do we calculate simple slopes for the effect of X on Y at three level of the moderator for Tobit analysis in Stata 10? > > That depends on what it is that you are trying to explain. With a > -tobit- model there are multiple ways in which you can interpret your > dependent variable and the answer depends on which one you want to > use, see e.g. (Breen 1996). > > I remember that you asked pretty much the same question some time ago, > and I gave you pretty much the same answer (probably with the same > reference). This is not because I am mean, but because it is > absolutely necesary that you and only you decide which interpretation > you choose. It is not that one way of interpreting the dependent > variable is right and the other is wrong, they just answer different > research questions. We obviously cannot tell you which research > question you should answer. That is your decision. > > -- Maarten > > Richard Breen (1996) Regression Models: Censored, Sample Selected, or > Truncated Data. Thousand Oaks: Sage. > > --------------------------------- > Maarten L. Buis > WZB > Reichpietschufer 50 > 10785 Berlin > Germany > > http://www.maartenbuis.nl > --------------------------------- > * > * 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/ * * 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/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: Simple slope analysis for non-linear models***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

**References**:**st: Simple slope analysis for non-linear models***From:*Ebru Ozturk <ebru_0512@hotmail.com>

**Re: st: Simple slope analysis for non-linear models***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

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