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Re: st: ladder question for right-skewed variable


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: ladder question for right-skewed variable
Date   Fri, 26 Apr 2013 09:51:46 +0100

In addition, check out -poisson- after reading the instant classic

http://blog.stata.com/2011/08/22/use-poisson-rather-than-regress-tell-a-friend/

Using a model that suits the response is often a deeper solution that
transforming the response to fit a different model's assumptions.
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