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Demography (1986) 23 (2): 283–284.
Published: 01 May 1986
... 1986 1986 Ordinary Little Square Birth Interval Generalize Little Square Crude Birth Rate Ordinary Little Square Estimator References Firebaugh G. ( 1982 ). Population density and fertility in 22 Indian villages . Demography , 19 , 481 – 494 . 10.2307/2061014...
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Demography (1975) 12 (3): 519–536.
Published: 01 August 1975
... of qualitative differences in the parameter estimates of five different types of migration models estimated for two different time periods, 1960 and 1970. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1975 1975 Ordinary Little Square Employment Growth Migration Flow Migration Model Ordinary...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 695–715.
Published: 01 November 2009
... 2009 Educational Attainment Ordinary Little Square High School Graduation Adolescent Health Ordinary Little Square Estimate References Adair L.S. , & Gordon-Larsen P. ( 2001 ). Maturational Timing and Overweight Prevalence in US Adolescent Girls . American Journal...
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Demography (1989) 26 (1): 117–123.
Published: 01 February 1989
... variables. We then use the probit to calculate the inverse of the Mills ratio, which is added to the equations to be estimated by ordinary and nonlinear least squares. In addition, we have undertaken the analysis for all married couples with a probit and Mills ratio for those for whom observations...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 689–718.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of measurement error. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2010 2010 Ordinary Little Square NBER Working Paper Ordinary Little Square Estimate Early Marriage Unilateral Divorce References Acemoglu D. , & Angrist J. ( 2001 ). How Large Are Human-Capital...
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Demography (1995) 32 (1): 111–131.
Published: 01 February 1995
... models, the standard solution to this potential endogeneity bias is an estimator such as two-stage least squares. These methods have been extended to models with limited dependent variables, but there is little information on the performance of the methods in the types of data sets typically used...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 673–697.
Published: 27 October 2012
... by ordinary least squares (OLS) because there are no predictors on the right-hand side. Nevertheless, assuming that is normally distributed, the singular value decomposition (SVD) of the matrix with elements estimation is equivalent to the maximum likelihood estimates. Generally a one-factor model is used...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 445–454.
Published: 01 August 1985
... is found in these two samples. 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1985 1985 Ordinary Little Square Ordinary Little Square Regression Additional Child Numeric Response Demand Equation References Clark C. M. ( 1981 ). Description of the household composition...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 223–243.
Published: 01 February 2008
.... 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2008 2008 Ordinary Little Square Family Size Birth Order Junior High School Urban Sample References Ahn N. ( 1994 ). Effects of the One-Child Policy on Second and Third Births in Hebei, Shaanxi and Shanghai . Journal...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 881–902.
Published: 21 February 2013
... in order to avoid estimation inaccuracy (see also McVicar and Anyadike-Danes 2002 ). Piccarreta ( 2010 ) introduced a procedure to build binary trees for dissimilarity data in which the sample is recursively partitioned into groups (nodes) through a sequence of binary splits defined on the basis...
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Demography (1977) 14 (3): 265–272.
Published: 01 August 1977
... to marital dissolution. The associations between several other social demographic variables and marital dissolution also are investigated. 30 12 2010 © Population Association of America 1977 1977 Child Care Ordinary Little Square Preschool Child National Longitudinal Survey Russell Sage...
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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 481–496.
Published: 01 November 1987
... will be inconsistent. If u is normally distributed with mean zero and variance Uuu, then it can be shown" that where <I> is the standard normal cumulative distribution function, <p the standard normal density, Uu the standard deviation of u, and z = (B - 130 - {3IIL)/Uu' An ordinary least squares estimator applied...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 525–536.
Published: 01 November 1971
...(a). In the linear model we are merely choosing a different func- tional form to account for the deviation. Equation (11) was estimated by ordinary least squares for successive values of 8 with the results presented in Table 5. The values of the parameters which maximize the R2 are 8 = 4.0, ~1 = .8433, and ~2...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 675–697.
Published: 06 May 2011
... presents estimates of Eq. ( 2 ), which measure the association between estimated HIV prevalence in the year of birth and antenatal care. We present the coefficient on HIV prevalence from ordinary least squares (OLS) regressions for whether a woman reports having had prenatal care (column 1...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 913–938.
Published: 03 July 2012
... be interpreted causally if, for example, there are omitted factors that are correlated with parental SES and with children’s human capital (e.g., healthier parents may earn higher wages and have healthier children). The least-squares estimates are also biased if there are other factors that are correlated...
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 155–174.
Published: 01 May 2000
... squares applied to Eq. (1) would produce consistent estimates of the , , and 2 parameters as well as their standard errors.3 The causal model of Eq. (1) cannot be estimated as it stands because no data on Z are available. The researcher, comparable to those gathered in the generic DHS survey...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 411–415.
Published: 01 August 1976
... or significance-level changes. [His com- parisons of significance levels are of ques- tionable value, since (a) differences in sig- nificance levels in no way indicate the presence or absence of bias; and (b) the t- statistics for any of his ordinary least- squares (OLS) equations that contain en- dogenous...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1671–1700.
Published: 14 September 2015
... within 20km. Parameters are estimated using ordinary least squares (OLS) regression. Standard errors are shown in parentheses and are clustered by standard enumeration area (SEA). * p &lt; .05 The results of this analysis suggest that local PMTCT introduction increased the likelihood...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 391–405.
Published: 01 August 1983
... the stochastic structure of the data can be diagnosed. 7 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1983 1983 Ordinary Little Square Instrumental Variable Child Death Random Coefficient Replacement Effect References Barrett John ( 1971 ). Use of a Fertility Simulation Model...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 219–233.
Published: 01 May 1989
...); thus we cannot directly estimate equation (B). It is likely that the es are correlated with u, so we could estimate equation (C) by using probit regression and construct a lambda term and insert it in equation (A) to obtain unbiased estimates of bs by using ordinary least squares regression. The bs...