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Individual and time effects in nonlinear panel models with large N, T

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  • Fernández-Val, Iván
  • Weidner, Martin

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We derive fixed effects estimators of parameters and average partial effects in (possibly dynamic) nonlinear panel data models with individual and time effects. They cover logit, probit, ordered probit, Poisson and Tobit models that are important for many empirical applications in micro and macroeconomics. Our estimators use analytical and jackknife bias corrections to deal with the incidental parameter problem, and are asymptotically unbiased under asymptotic sequences where N/T converges to a constant. We develop inference methods and show that they perform well in numerical examples.

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  • Fernández-Val, Iván & Weidner, Martin, 2016. "Individual and time effects in nonlinear panel models with large N, T," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 192(1), pages 291-312.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:econom:v:192:y:2016:i:1:p:291-312
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jeconom.2015.12.014
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    Keywords

    Panel data; Nonlinear model; Dynamic model; Asymptotic bias correction; Fixed effects; Time effects;

    JEL classification:

    • C13 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Estimation: General
    • C23 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Models with Panel Data; Spatio-temporal Models

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