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BETACOEF: Stata module to calculate beta coefficients from regression


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  • Christopher F Baum

    (Boston College)


betacoef computes the beta coefficients from the previous regression (estimated via regress, ivreg, or ivreg2) and returns them in r(beta). The regression may use weights (except pw). As only the original regression coefficient point estimates are used in the computation, the form of standard errors does not matter. For compatibility with version 7, the beta coefficient for the constant term (if present) is set to zero rather than missing.

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Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S436701.

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Programming language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 7.0
Date of creation: 12 Jan 2004
Date of revision: 13 Jan 2004
Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s436701

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Keywords: regression; beta coefficients;


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