# 2SLS

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## Definition of 2SLS

What does 2SLS mean?

initialism

1. Two-stage least squares

## Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for 2SLS

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### Methods for Quantitative Macro-Comparative Research (2013)

by Salvatore J. Babones

As a result, 2SLS is a standard technique in the economist's toolkit and is included in all econometrics textbooks, though it is also used (though less frequently) in sociology (e.g., You and Khagram 2005) and political science (e.g., Miguel et al.

### Encyclopedia of Finance (2006)

by Cheng-Few Lee

performtheirteststhroughestimatinga simultaneous equation model using two-stage least squares (2SLS) estimation, for a sample of revolver loans, specified as follows: Duration 1⁄4 gDSSecured þ b1X1 þ e1 Secured 1⁄4gSD Duration þ ...

### An Eponymous Dictionary of Economics (2004)

A Guide to Laws and Theorems Named After Economists by Julio Segura, Carlos Rodríguez Braun

The test compares two-stage least squares (2SLS) and three-stage least squares (3SLS) of the structural parameters of the system. Under the null hypothesis of correct specification. 3SLS is asymptotically efficient but yields inconsistent ...

### International Encyclopedia of Political Science (2011)

by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino

Two-Stage Least Squares There are many good ways to estimate a system of simultaneous equations, but by and far the most common is two-stage least squares (2SLS). 2SLS works because we can always solve the system of equations to ...

### Encyclopedia of Education Economics and Finance (2014)

by Dominic J. Brewer, Lawrence O. Picus

least squares (2SLS) An instrumental variable's estimation technique in which the researcher first predicts a treatment status using an instrument and then estimates the relationship between the outcome and the predicted treatment status.

### Encyclopedia of Research Design (2010)

by Neil J. Salkind

Two-stage least square (2SLS) estimation is a solid alternative to MLE to account for interactions. It is also useful when the model contains feedback loop(s). A longitudinal analysis of data can be performed in SEM using the latent growth ...

### Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology Set (2015)

by Robin L. Cautin, Scott O. Lilienfeld

two-stage least-squares procedure (2SLS; for more details see the section on Instrumental Variable Designs). Without the two-stage adjustment, the ...

### The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Adulthood and Aging, 3 Volume Set (2016)

by Susan Krauss Whitbourne

It is important to account for the endogeneity of retirement, which can be done by means of sophisticated statistical analysis, such as two-stage least squares ( 2SLS) analysis introducing relevant instrumental variables (that can explain the ...

### A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment (2012)

Economics, Science and Policy by R. Quentin Grafton, Harry W. Nelson, N. Ross Lambie, Paul R. Wyrwoll

two-stage least squares (2SLS).

### The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1897)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

71S'2slS"2S4 ; every other ...

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