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Right-censored Poisson regression model

  • Rafal Raciborski



I present the rcpoisson command for right-censored count-data mod-els with a constant (Terza 1985, Economics Letters 18: 361–365) and variable censoring threshold (Caudill and Mixon 1995, Empirical Economics 20: 183–196). I show the effects of censoring on estimation results by comparing the censored Poisson model with the uncensored one. Copyright 2011 by StataCorp LP.

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Volume (Year): 11 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 95-105

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Handle: RePEc:tsj:stataj:v:11:y:2011:i:1:p:95-105
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  1. Caudill, Steven B & Mixon, Franklin G, Jr, 1995. "Modeling Household Fertility Decisions: Estimation and Testing of Censored Regression Models for Count Data," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 20(2), pages 183-96.
  2. Terza, Joseph V., 1985. "A Tobit-type estimator for the censored Poisson regression model," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 18(4), pages 361-365.
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