Re: [R] Negative intercept in glm poisson model

From: Federico Gherardini <f.gherardini_at_pigrecodata.net>
Date: Wed 02 Mar 2005 - 02:01:12 EST

On Tuesday 01 March 2005 14:31, Douglas Bates wrote:
> Not really. The negative intercept is on the scale of the linear
> predictor. The expected response, which is the exponential of the
> linear predictor, is always positive.
Thank you very much for the quick response. Actually I used link = linear, so I suppose that the response is on the same scale of the linear predictor, isn't it?

Cheers,
Federico



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