# 2SLS

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## Definition of 2SLS

What does 2SLS mean?

**initialism**

- Two-stage least squares
- synonym: TSLS

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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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