Simple nonparametric estimators for unemployment duration analysis
Abstract"We consider an extension of conventional univariate Kaplan-Meier type estimators for the hazard rate and the survivor function to multivariate censored data with a censored random regressor. It is an Akritas (1994) type estimator which adapts the nonparametric conditional hazard rate estimator of Beran (1981) to more typical data situations in applied analysis. We show with simulations that the estimator has nice finite sample properties and our implementation appears to be fast. As an application we estimate nonparametric conditional quantile functions with German administrative unemployment duration data." (Author's abstract, IAB-Doku) ((en)) Additional Information Appendix for the FDZ-Methodenreport No. 09/2007: Programme.zip
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Length: 19 pages
Date of creation: 16 Oct 2007
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Arbeitslosigkeitsdauer; Schätzung - Methode; IAB-Beschäftigtenstichprobe;
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- Laura Wichert & Ralf A. Wilke, 2008. "Simple non-parametric estimators for unemployment duration analysis," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series C, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 57(1), pages 117-126.
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