April 12th, 2013
Generate a table of means for each year in the dataset. In addition, examine the data either by
looking at it directly or preferably by using the list if command and determine which stateyear combinations have the hi
February 22nd, 2012
Homework # 2
Look at the overall means. What is the mean wage?
Mean wage = $5.89 per hour
What percentage of the sample is male?
52.1% of the sample is male.
What percentage is white?
89.7% of the sample is white.
Feb 8th, 2013
V a ri a b l e O b s Me a n S td . D ev . M i n Ma x
fa m i n c 13 8 8 29 . 0 26 6 6 1 8. 7 3 9 28 . 5 6 5
ci g t a x 13 8 8 19 . 5 52 9 5 7 .7 9 5 5 98 2 3 8
c i gp r i c e 13 8 8 1 3 0 .5 5 9 1 0. 2 4 4 48 10
Probability of Getting
Education in Pakistan
Research Question &
What factors affect the probability of getting
education in rural areas in Pakistan?
A host of factors, other than individual characteristics,
Computer Assignment III Due Date: March 15
This exercise involves estimating a linear probability model and a probit model and comparing the two.
Data for this assignment are in the file prob.dta. The dataset is a sample of workers' compensation claims
Computer Assignment II Due Date: February 22nd
This exercise involves estimating a wage equation. Data are in the Stata file wage.dta and definitions
of variables are in the file wage.des. Wage equations are used quite a lot for policy purposes - they
Computer Homework 1
This exercise involves estimating the effects of smoking during pregnancy on infant health where
health is measured by birthweight.
Data are in a Stata datafile bwght.dta. A list of the variables with a brief description and means of t