English, Article, Journal or magazine article edition: Analysing linked employer-employee data with Stata Richard Upward

User activity

Share to:
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/176012
Physical Description
  • preprint
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Analysing linked employer-employee data with Stata
Author
  • Richard Upward
Physical Description
  • preprint
Notes
  • The use of datasets which contain information on both workers and the firms they work for is growing rapidly, especially in fields such as applied econometrics and labour economics. Similar data structures may also arise in the analysis of data on patients and doctors, or students and schools. Many of these datasets are extremely large, some containing a substantial fraction of the population of firms and workers. The analysis of this kind of data poses two related problems. The first is a problem of computing power, memory and storage. The second is the statistical problem of how to control for and estimate the "unobserved effects" (also known as "fixed effects") for both workers and firms. In this presentation we explain the basic issues and how we have dealt with them using Stata. We illustrate using both simulated data and a large linked employer-employee panel collected by the Institut fur Arbeitsmarkt und Berufsforschung in Germany. We show how to implement various potential methods, and suggest problems and limitations which the analyst using Stata may encounter.
  • RePEc:boc:usug04:1
Language
  • English
Contributed by
OAIster

Get this edition

Other links

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • Unknown (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment