marginal probability


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marginal probability

[′mär·jən·əl ‚präb·ə′bil·əd·ē]
(statistics)
Probability expressed by the two conditional probability distributions which arise from the joint distribution of two random variables.
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This study highlights the importance of education in determining attendance in a developing country; in Mexico, the marginal probability that a high school graduate will attend a sporting event is four times that of someone with little schooling, while that of a college graduate is seven times higher.
As an example, the marginal probability associated with Shareholder Responsiveness dummy is -0.
Both of them adopt a similar approach to avoiding the computational complexity of computing marginal probability distributions.
The estimated marginal probability coefficients show that on average the probability of using electric filter to purify drinking water among the third and the fourth wealth-quartile (richest) households is respectively 21.
P(B) is the prior or marginal probability of B (the probability of a particular ethnicity).
The different effects of changes in the human capital variables over the marginal probability distributions of education and competence match point out that these criteria should not be used indistinctly for the analysis of the labor market match.
Assuming only at-fault accidents the key to consistent underwriting profits is marginal probability of the occurrence of the auto accident (risk event), for the underwriter pays nothing if the accident does not occur.
Because the marginal effects of drinking on GPA are complex formulas involving both the coefficient estimates and the nuisance parameters in the ordered probit model, Table 4 shows the changes in the marginal probability of attaining each grade level due to the various drinking measures using the first A specification coefficients.
joint conditional probability density function of p and w given r, g(r) is the non-zero marginal probability density function of r, with m(p,r,w) as defined before.
1] , the marginal probability that the counterparty goes into default during the first year; 50 with probability [p.
TABLE 5 MARGINAL PROBABILITY FOR TOURISM PARTICIPATION DECISION Variable Tourism No Tourism Ecotourism INCOME 0.
Estimated marginal probability effects of equation [11] are presented in Table 3.
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