Marginal Effects, Odds Ratios and Incidence Rate Ratios for GLMs

Estimates probit, logit, Poisson, negative binomial, and beta regression models, returning their marginal effects, odds ratios, or incidence rate ratios as an output. Greene (2008, pp. 780-7) provides a textbook introduction to this topic.


Changes in Version 1.2-2 (2019-02-06)

o Added a 'vignette' (Marginal Effects for Generalized Linear Models: The mfx Package for R) o Fixed some 'NAMESOPACE' issues o Added test scripts and corresponding output files o Improved the description of the package

Changes in Version 1.1

o Functions added for calculating odds ratios and incidence rate ratios. o Package now includes beta regressions from the betareg package.

Reference manual

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1.2-2 by Alan Fernihough, 3 years ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Alan Fernihough [aut, cre] , Arne Henningsen [ctb]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Econometrics

GPL-2 | GPL-3 license

Depends on stats, sandwich, lmtest, MASS, betareg

Suggested by broom, parameters, urbin.

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