Identification and estimation of thresholds in the fixed effects ordered logit model
AbstractThis paper proposes a new estimator for the fixed effects ordered logit model. In contrast to existing methods, the new procedure allows estimating the thresholds. The empirical relevance and simplicity of implementation is illustrated in an application on the effect of unemployment on life satisfaction.
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Volume (Year): 115 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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Ordered response; Panel data; Correlated heterogeneity; Incidental parameters;
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- J28 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Safety; Job Satisfaction; Related Public Policy
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