regression analysis

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    Estimating the age of labor market entry

    I need to estimate the age of labor market entry for a given year (2016), but I can only use four explanatory variables: age, sex, income value, and the category in which the worker classifies himself (employee, self-employed, domestic worker, and employer). The data comes from a household...
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    Asymptotic regression model

    Hi all, fairly new to statistics, so apologies in advance if the below is not suitable for this forum. I have a data set in which the behavior is fairly asymptotic with 0 over time. I'm wondering what would be the best type of regression model to fit this data given that logarithmic...
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    Variable as confounding if it influences other factors in opposite directions?

    I examine the relationship between population density (PD) and the insurance density (ID) taking into account different market exploitations (ME) of an insurance company in municipalities. The correlation matrix (Pearson) shows the following relationships (all high signifikant): PD vs. ID (-)...
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    lmer set-up (t-test with covariate?) ?

    I have 139 subjects (ID), with measurements taken at two time points (Time1, Time2), at 148 brain regions, a dependent measure called volume, and a covariate called thickness. Each subject has 148 brain regions with volume and thickness measured twice I am trying to find out if there is a...
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    Help URGENT deadline!! What data analysis method should I use to test the effect 1 variable has on 3 other variables ?

    Hello, I’ve just joined and am in need of any help that I can get. Basically I wanted to test whether phubbing ( snubbing someone to use your phone) impacts relationship satisfaction, sense of self-worth and respect for your partner. Does anyone know what statistical analyses I would need to...
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    Regression analysis - difference as dependent variable

    Hello all, I need help in understanding the regression result. The dependent variable is the travel distance difference within partners. The independent variable is age difference within partners. My question is how to interpret the association between age difference and travel distance...
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    'relative difference' as dependent variable

    Hello all, I need help in understanding the regression result. The dependent variable is the travel distance difference within partners. The independent variable is age difference within partners. My question is how to interpret the association between age difference and travel distance...
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    Hierarchical linear model/ Regression Analysis

    Hello everyone, It may sound really basic for some of you, but, can I use a hierarchical linear model if my participants are students nested within classes in two different schools? The independent variable is only one (my therapeutic intervention), and my design has two groups (experimental...
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    Linear modelling

    Hi, I need some help with a modeling query: I have fit 100,000 linear models: M ~ age + age^2, M is the frequency. I found 2,000 models were significant, but would like to narrow it down to find the most ‘extreme’ cases. Is this possible? Does anyone have any suggestions or any references...
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    What to add to Binominal Regression? Demographics + motivations?

    So i have a binomial regression for predicting monthly spend on clothes based on shopping motivations; describing 65% of the variance. If I put in some demographics this explnattion goes higher to 69%. But can demographics be added to these models like this to get better results or should they...
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    How to interpret interaction effects when main effects are also significant

    Hi! I am currently writing my thesis, and stumbled upon a problem. I am testing an hypothesis in which I examine an interaction effect. Unfortunately, both the main effect and the interaction effects are significant (see image below). Right now I don't know what to report. So my questions are...
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    Winsorizing panel data

    Hey :) I am currently working on my bachelor thesis in finance and I faced some problems regarding my dataset. I wanted to analyze the effect of leverage on the performance of companies and as many researchers before me, I wanted to use a multiple linear regression model. My tutor advised me to...
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    Need Help with Data for Regression

    Hi, I am working on a replication of a research paper where I have to compile my own data to copy the regression done in the research paper. I have never done a regression like this before and I am not sure about the data I chose - I would appreciate any help and input. All the variables I...
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    Advice on methodology and analysis, regression.

    Dear all, For my Master’s thesis, I have some difficulties with the statistical part of my research. I want to analyze the relationship between two variables: Investment in Innovation (R&D) --> Concentration Ratio 1. Research & Development (R&D) Investments in an industry 2. Concentration...
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    How to interpret Standardized Coeff Beta when DV (in %) is transformed using log feature?

    Hello everyone, I am analyzing the influence of some stores attributes (e.g., quality, price, in-store service, communication ...) on customer loyalty (more precisely share of wallet = how much a customer allocates to a specific store in %: 0-100). I transformed the dependent variables (share...
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    More predictors than observations?

    What does it mean when statisticians talk about having more predictors than observations in a regression model? How could that even be possible? Why is it a problem in regression? Apologies, I am new to quant analysis and stats so not quite sure why this is the case? I would appreciate the...
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    Categorical Variable Coding Question

    Hi! I have a question on the coding/use of categorical variables: In short, I have two control variables in an SPSS regression model. One is participant (15 levels, or participants) and one other categorical variable (10 levels). And there is just one predictor variable in the model. I've tried...
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    A little clarification on logistic regression in SPSS

    Hi! I need some clarification. I have a dichotomous outcome (not cancer/cancer) and I want to analyze the influence of 5 different variables (2 continous and 3 categorical) in predicting one of the outcomes (cancer). For that I ran a binomial logistic regression on SPSS and I got the following...
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    Regression verification

    Hello good people of the internet. I was wandering if someone could help me to validate if my data is in control or not? The data consist of a current output, used by a motor to open and close a lid 1000 times in total (1000 cycles). every time the lid opens and closes once I want to observe...
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    What statistical test should I use?

    Hello, I am currently working on my thesis proposal and am having to state the proposed methods of my data analysis. I am focusing on two aims: 1) analyzing whether individuals with metabolic syndrome have higher rates of depression; 2) analyzing whether individuals with metabolic syndrome...