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RE: st: RE: Exponentiating bootstrapped coefficients?

From   Maarten buis <[email protected]>
To   [email protected]
Subject   RE: st: RE: Exponentiating bootstrapped coefficients?
Date   Wed, 3 Sep 2008 08:14:25 +0100 (BST)

--- "Polis, Chelsea B." <[email protected]> wrote:
> Many thanks for this suggestion, Nick.  Unfortunately, Stata is still
> saying that "option eform not allowed".  My results are pasted below.

I can reproduce the problem and it looks like a bug to me. However it
is very easy to work around it till someone from StataCorp either tells
us that it isn't a bug but that we are doing something dumb or that
they will fix it: Use -logit- instead of -logistic-. See the example

*---------------- begin example ---------------
sysuse auto, clear
recode rep78 1/2=3

// Works:
xi: bootstrap _b, eform reps(100) dots: ///
    logit foreign i.rep78 price

// Does not work:
xi: bootstrap _b, eform reps(100) dots: ///
    logistic foreign i.rep78 price
*------------------ end example ---------------
(For more on how to use examples I sent to the Statalist, see )

Hope this helps,

Maarten L. Buis
Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
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