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### Negative correlation coefficient but positive regression coefficeint [duplicate]

In one of my research projects, I found a negative correlation between $X$ (a regressor of interest) and $Y$ (an outcome variable). In the regression model, I found that the coefficient of $X$ is ...
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I am trying to interpret the sign of my 5 x-variables against y-variable. The sign of some coefficients in the regression output (command: reg) are different than the signs under correlation matrix (...
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### Multiple regression in R results different to simple linear regression? [duplicate]

Hi I am having trouble acquiring the final results for presentation. The results from a multiple regression are different to my results in a simple linear regression. For example, the multiple ...
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### How to explain change of sign on regression coefficient when another variable is added to OLS model? [duplicate]

I am trying to run an OLS regression, with log of per capita calorie as my dependent variable and age and years of education of household head, log per capita expenditure as my independent variables (...
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### How to interpret multiple regression coefficients [duplicate]

I'm running multiple linear regression with 6 variables. For one of the variables D, the correlation coefficient between D and the response Y is - 0.34. But in the regression output, the coefficient ...
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### What does holding other variables fixed in a regression mean? [duplicate]

I am sorry if this sounds redundant but I couldn't find a good explanation on this anywhere else yet. I understand that controlling for a variable in a regression can be imagined by drawing separate ...
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### Cox Regression - IVs have different hazard ratios when modelled alone than all together [duplicate]

I'm currently running a Cox proportional hazards analysis on my data to look at outcomes for cancer survival. I'm looking at variables such as cancer type, martial status, gender etc. For some reason ...
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### Simple linear regression vs Multiple Linear regression interpretation [duplicate]

Suppose we have a multiple linear regression model with two predictors, $X_1$ and $X_2$: $$Y = \beta_0 + \beta_1X_1 + \beta_2X_2 + \epsilon.$$ We can interpret $\beta_1$ as the expected increase in $Y$...
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### Non significant main effect after controlling for covariates [duplicate]

After doing a t-test that showed a significant difference, I did an ANCOVA with 3 covariates. The ANCOVA showed no significant effect of the variable that did show a significant difference in the t-...