Publisher description for A handbook of statistical analyses using Stata / Sophia Rabe-Hesketh, Brian S. Everitt.

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Fully updated, A Handbook of Statistical Analyses Using Stata, Fourth Edition demonstrates how a wide variety of statistical analyses, including descriptive statistics, graphics, and model estimation and diagnostics, can be performed using Stata version 9. The authors present many of Stata's novel features, including a new mixed-models estimation command and a new matrix language. This edition also contains additional exercises that use various data sets and numerous examples of real-life data, enabling a better understanding of the methodology. The book offers selected solutions in an appendix as well as a solutions manual with qualifying course adoptions.

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Mathematical statistics -- Data processing.