The book provides an up-to-date survey of statistical and econometric techniques for the analysis of count data, with a focus on conditional distribution models. The book starts with a presentation of the benchmark Poisson regression model. Alternative models address unobserved heterogeneity, state dependence, selectivity, endogeneity, underreporting, and clustered sampling. Testing and estimation is discussed. Finally, applications are reviewed in various fields.The second subsample of size 3169 includes 33% Turks, 18% Yugoslaves, 15% Greeks, 20% Italians and 13% Spaniards ... variable is the number of employers and the number of unemployment spells during the ten year period 1974-84.
|Title||:||Econometric Analysis of Count Data|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-03-07|