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Note on the Uniqueness of the Maximum Likelihood Estimator for the Tobit Model

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    Article provided by Econometric Society in its journal Econometrica.

    Volume (Year): 46 (1978)
    Issue (Month): 5 (September)
    Pages: 1211-15

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    Handle: RePEc:ecm:emetrp:v:46:y:1978:i:5:p:1211-15

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