Rest often pays off in World Series
By Ronald Blu m The Associated Pres s NEW YORK - As if th e Detroit Tigers don't hav e enoughgoing for them, consider this: The last six teams that started the World Series with five or more days ofrest all wen t o

SUGGESTED SOLUTIONS PRACTICE PROBLEMS PAM 305 FALL 2006 13.3 We do not have repeated observations on the same cross-sectional units in each time period, and so it makes no sense to look for pairs to difference. For example, in Example 13.1, it is ver

SUGGESTED SOLUTIONS HW4 PAM 305 FALL 2006 Question 1. 4.6 (i) With df = n 2 = 86, we obtain the 5% critical value from Table G.2 with df = 90. Because each test is two-tailed, the critical value is 1.987. The t statistic for H0: 0 = 0 is about -.89

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Suggested Solutions Homework 1
Question 1: Covariance as a measure of linear association
If X N (0, 1) and define Y = X 2 , prove that Cov(X, Y ) = 0 Cov(X, Y ) = Cov(X, X 2 ) = E[(X - E[X])

-log: C:\Teaching\PAM 305\HW5\Stata log HW5.log log type: text opened on: 30 Nov 2006, 09:45:10 . regress inlf nwifeinc educ exper expersq age kidslt6 kidsge6 Number of obs = F( 7, 745) = = =
Source | SS df MS 753 -+-38.22 Model | 48.8080578 7 6.972

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Suggested Solutions Homework 3 Due date: September 29th
Question 1
For the computer exercises in STATA we will use the same data set WAGE1.dta. Suppose that the true model is log(wage) = o +

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Suggested Solutions Homework 2 Due date: September 24th
Question 1
The data set WAGE1.dta, contains a sample of N=526 individuals drawn from the population of people in the workforce in 1976

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Homework 5 Due date: November 17th
In this homework you will use the data set MROZ.dta to analyze the labor force participation decision of married women in 1975. The relevant variables for t

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Homework 5 Due date: November 17th
In this homework you will use the data set MROZ.dta to analyze the labor force participation decision of married women in 1975. The relevant variables for t

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Homework 4 Due date: October 25th+2
Question 1
Solve the following questions from Wooldridge. a. Exercise 4.6 b. Exercise 4.7 c. Exercise 4.8 d. Exercise 5.1 e. Exercise 5.2 f. Exercise C5.3

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Homework 3 Due date: September 29th
Question 1
For the computer exercises in STATA we will use the same data set WAGE1.dta. Suppose that the true model is log(wage) = o + 1 educ + 2 exper + 3

PAM 305 - Introduction to Multivariate Analysis Fall 2006 Homework 2 Due date: September 24th
Question 1
The data set WAGE1.dta, contains a sample of N=526 individuals drawn from the population of people in the workforce in 1976 (so wages are in dol

Normal curve areas
Standard normal probability in right-hand
tail (for negative values of 1 areas are found
.0016
.0014
by symmetry)
Second decimal place of z
z .00 .01 .02 .03 .04 .05 .06 .07 .08 .09
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BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO STATA By Ajay A. Palvia PAM 305
Stata is the statistical software package that will be used for much of this course. It has many advantages over other packages. One primary advantage is that Stata is both command-driven and men

-log: C:\Teaching\PAM 305\Wooldridge STATA Files\swbook1_3e\statafiles\Solutions HW3 Stata.log log type: text opened on: 28 Sep 2006, 23:00:28 . clear . use "C:\Teaching\PAM 305\Wooldridge STATA Files\swbook1_3e\statafiles\WAGE1.DTA", clear . generat

-log: C:\Teaching\PAM 305\Homework 2\Solutions to HW2.log log type: text opened on: 28 Sep 2006, 14:05:04 . *Question 1.a. . use "C:\Teaching\PAM 305\Wooldridge STATA Files\swbook1_3e\statafiles\WAGE1.DTA", clear . regress wage educ Source | SS df MS