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# Re: st: mlogtest after mlogit

 From Muhammad Anees To statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu Subject Re: st: mlogtest after mlogit Date Mon, 24 Oct 2011 16:01:37 +0500

```Your test is offered by -wald- option after -mlogtest-. Hope this
gives you what you needed.

On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 3:42 PM, Chiara Mussida <cmussida@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks, unfortanately the problem remains also with recode
>
> On 24 October 2011 12:13, Muhammad Anees <anees@aneconomist.com> wrote:
>> try with -recode 0=1 if UE==1- for all your categories, the problem
>> seems to be because -replace- might not have created the relevant
>> categories.
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 2:59 PM, Chiara Mussida <cmussida@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Dear All,
>>> I run I mlogit with a dependent variables for 9 outcome categories. As
>>> postestimation checks I tried to carry out a test for the equality of
>>> coefs across categories: mlogtest, c
>>>
>>> before despalying the output of thus check, STATA (version 12) says:
>>>  mlogtest, c
>>>
>>> Problem determining number of categories.
>>>
>>> what does it mean? my dependent variable, transition, is built as follows:
>>> ge transition=0
>>> replace transition=1 if UE==1
>>> replace transition=2 if UN==1
>>> replace transition=3 if UU==1
>>> replace transition=4 if EU==1
>>> replace transition=5 if EN==1
>>> replace transition=6 if EE==1
>>> replace transition=7 if NE==1
>>> replace transition=8 if NU==1
>>> replace transition=9 if NN==1
>>>
>>> where each outcome is a transition or permanence in each labour market
>>> state (namely, Unemployment, Employment, Non labour force)
>>>
>>> Kind Regards
>>> CM
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>>
>> Anees
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> Doctoral school of Economic Policy
> Catholic University, Piacenza (Italy)
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