EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,517,315
Abstracts:
29,339,501
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Nested logit model and maximum quasi-likelihood method: a flexible methodology for analyzing interregional migration patterns



Nested logit model and maximum quasi-likelihood method: a flexible methodology for analyzing interregional migration patterns



Regional Science and Urban Economics 17(1-2): 67-88



"A flexible methodology for explaining interregional migration in terms of relevant socioeconomic variables is set forth in this paper. Concerned with setting observation against theory, it makes use of (1) the nested logit model as a theoretical substratum, and (2) the maximum quasi-likelihood method as a method for parameter estimation and statistical inference. Application to interprovincial migration data over a 22-year period (1961-1962 to 1982-1983) shows that, in Canada, migration does not appear to serve well as an equalizer of economic opportunities."

(PDF same-day service: $19.90)

Accession: 046775776

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 12268881

DOI: 10.1016/0166-0462(87)90069-x



Related references

Testing a model of Maximum likelihood prediction of migration patterns. 1980

A method for estimating sampling variances of predicted probabilities from maximum-likelihood estimates in a logit response function. Discovery & Innovation 8(2): 171-180, 1996

A Simple Method of Incorporating Income Effects into Logit and Nested-Logit Models: Theory and Application. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 85(1): 8-53, 2003

A maximum likelihood method for secondary analysis of nested case-control data. Statistics in Medicine 33(11): 1842-1852, 2015

Maximum likelihood estimation for Cox's regression model under nested case-control sampling. Biostatistics 5(2): 193-206, 2004

A maximum likelihood statistical method for analyzing frequency dependent fitness experiments. Behavior Genetics 9(1): 7-22, 1979

A method for approximating the density of maximum-likelihood and maximum a posteriori estimates under a Gaussian noise model. Medical Image Analysis 2(4): 395-403, 1999

MLREML4; a program for the inference of the power variogram model by maximum likelihood and restricted maximum likelihood. Computers & Geosciences 24(6): 537-543, 1998

Maximum Likelihood Implementation of an Isolation-with-Migration Model for Three Species. Systematic Biology (): -, 2016

A Monte Carlo comparison of maximum likelihood and minimum chi square sampling distributions in logit analysis. Reprints United States Forest Service: [36] 471-482, 1984

A dependent-rates model and an MCMC-based methodology for the maximum-likelihood analysis of sequences with overlapping reading frames. Molecular Biology and Evolution 18(5): 763-776, 2001

A maximum likelihood method for analyzing pseudogene evolution: Implications for silent site evolution in humans and rodents. Molecular Biology and Evolution 19(1): 110-117, 2002

A maximum likelihood method for analyzing pseudogene evolution: implications for silent site evolution in humans and rodents. Molecular Biology and Evolution 19(1): 110-117, 2001

Sex Differences in Detecting Sexual Infidelity : Results of a Maximum Likelihood Method for Analyzing the Sensitivity of Sex Differences to Underreporting. Human Nature 19(4): 347-373, 2008

Methodology for analyzing ranges of uncertain model parameters and their impact on total maximum daily load process. Journal of Environmental Engineering 130(6): 648-656, 2004