By Joseph M. Hilbe

This moment version of Hilbe's destructive Binomial Regression is a considerable enhancement to the preferred first variation. the one textual content committed solely to the damaging binomial version and its many adaptations, approximately each version mentioned within the literature is addressed. The theoretical and distributional heritage of every version is mentioned, including examples in their building, software, interpretation and review. entire Stata and R codes are supplied during the textual content, with extra code (plus SAS), derivations and information supplied at the book's site. Written for the practicing researcher, the textual content starts with an exam of hazard and cost ratios, and of the estimating algorithms used to version count number information. The publication then provides an in-depth research of Poisson regression and an overview of the which means and nature of overdispersion, through a finished research of the adverse binomial distribution and of its parameterizations into quite a few versions for comparing count number info.

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