Estimating Transition Probabilities from Panel Data

Posted: 29 May 2013 Last revised: 30 May 2013

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Marcel Dagenais

University of Montreal

Alice Orcutt Nakamura

University of Alberta - School of Business

Masao Nakamura

University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business

Date Written: March 6, 1984

Abstract

This paper discusses the maximum likelihood estimation of conditional probabilities for dichotomous events, when using panel data and controlling for individual characteristics.

Suggested Citation

Dagenais, Marcel and Nakamura, Alice Orcutt and Nakamura, Masao, Estimating Transition Probabilities from Panel Data (March 6, 1984). Economics Letters, Vol. 19, No. 1, 1985, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-261, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2270680

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