Test of random versus fixed effects with small within variation

Jinyong Hahn, John Ham, Hyungsik Roger Moon

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Abstract

Comparisons of within and between estimators using the conventional Hausman test may be subject to statistical problems if the within variation is not sufficiently large. Adopting an alternative asymptotic approximation, we propose a modification of Hausman test that is valid whether the within variation is small or large.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)293-297
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume112
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Sep 1

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  • Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics

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Hahn, Jinyong ; Ham, John ; Moon, Hyungsik Roger. / Test of random versus fixed effects with small within variation. In: Economics Letters. 2011 ; Vol. 112, No. 3. pp. 293-297.
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Test of random versus fixed effects with small within variation. / Hahn, Jinyong; Ham, John; Moon, Hyungsik Roger.

In: Economics Letters, Vol. 112, No. 3, 01.09.2011, p. 293-297.

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