Thursday, 28 October 2010

Description and Comparison in Models of Educational Attainment and Educational Careers

Presentation by Richard Breen (Yale University) at the CO:STA Colloquium

The presentation by Prof. Richard Breen focuses on statistical problems in comparing logit coefficients over nested models and discusses possible solutions.

Resources:
Kristian Bernt Karlson, Anders Holm, and Richard Breen (2010) 'Comparing Regression Coefficients Between Models using Logit and Probit: A New Method', Working Paper

Kohler, Ulrich, Kristian Bernt Karlson and Anders Holm (2011): Comparing coefficients of nested nonlinear probability models. The Stata Journal. Volume 11 Number 3: pp. 420-438

See also the Stata ado that implements the solutions discussed during this session.

Contact
Christian Rauh
rauh [at] wzb.eu
Venue
WZB
Thursday, 28 October 2010
Start 4:00 pm
Organizer
CO:STA Team