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Too much ado about two-part models and transformation?: Comparing methods of modeling Medicare expenditures

  • Buntin, Melinda Beeuwkes
  • Zaslavsky, Alan M.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Health Economics.

Volume (Year): 23 (2004)
Issue (Month): 3 (May)
Pages: 525-542

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:23:y:2004:i:3:p:525-542
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