Empirical Economics

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 177–198 | Cite as

Testing logit models in practice

  • M. Lechner
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Summary

The aim of the paper is to provide the practioner with easily implementable procedures, both numerical and graphical, to test the specification of the dichotomous, linear-in-coefficents logit model. We discuss the performance of these asymptotic methods in small samples on the basis of Monte-Carlo simulations and apply them to a cross-section study of female labour supply in West Germany

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Lechner
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  1. 1.Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre und StatistikUniversität Mannheim A5Mannheim 1West Germany

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