Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 17:29:41 -0400
Reply-To: Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
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From: Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
Subject: Re: Deviance versus log likelihood
The variable names are different in the two assignments and I'm not sure
what the -2(etc, etc.) mean.
If you're just multiplying the same number by two, I would think that both
the means and variance would simply be doubled as compared to the first
On Sun, 21 Jun 2009 12:17:54 -0700, Bminer <b_miner@LIVE.COM> wrote:
>I am used to testing constraints on parameters (two nested models) in
>logistic regression as either:
>Deviance_reduced - Deviance_full
>-2(LL_reduced - LL_full). Both give the same value to compare to
>critical values of chi-square.
>Using genmod and a normal error, identity link model the two values
>above are not the same. Why?
>Which should be used in a likelihood ratio test?