Logit and Probit: Ordered and Multinomial Models / Edition 1

Logit and Probit: Ordered and Multinomial Models / Edition 1

by Vani Kant Borooah, Borooah
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761922423

ISBN-13: 9780761922421

Pub. Date: 11/09/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book discusses the estimation, simulation, and interpretation of models with multiple outcomes, when these outcomes are either ordered or unordered, against the backdrop of examples relating to socioeconomic inequality. The book includes exposition of the important distinction between odds-ratios and risk-ratios, logit versus probit (and, vice-versa) as well

Overview

This book discusses the estimation, simulation, and interpretation of models with multiple outcomes, when these outcomes are either ordered or unordered, against the backdrop of examples relating to socioeconomic inequality. The book includes exposition of the important distinction between odds-ratios and risk-ratios, logit versus probit (and, vice-versa) as well as a step-by-step explanation of the practical computing procedures that underpin the analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761922421
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/09/2001
Series:
Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences Series, #138
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.22(d)

Table of Contents

Series Editor’s Introduction
Preface
1. Introduction
2. Ordered Models/ Introduction
Introduction
Methodology
Application to Deprivation Status
Estimation Over Subsamples: Characteristics versus coefficients
3. Multinomial Logit / Introduction
A Random Utility Model
The Class of Logit Models: Multinomial and conditional
Multinomial Logit
Application to Occupational Outcomes
Conditional Logit and the Independence of Irrelevant Alternatives
4. Program Listings
References

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