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Re: st: Using natural logs on RHS of maximum likelihood models


From   Ayman Farahat <ayman.farahat@yahoo.com>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: Using natural logs on RHS of maximum likelihood models
Date   Wed, 27 Mar 2013 07:18:47 -0700

Also the regression coefficient in case of log are elasticity while in case of original it is marginal.

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On Mar 26, 2013, at 2:19 PM, SAM MCCAW <sam2stata@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello All,
> 
> I am running a maximum likelihood model with a (0,1) categorical
> dependent variable.
> 
> On the right hand side is better to use natural logs of non
> categorical variables or leave them as is as real numbers?
> 
> Thanks a bunch.
> 
> SAM
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