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Natural logarithm

Logarithm to the base e (approximately 2.7183).

Natural Log

In mathematics, the exponent to which one must raise the number e (a mathematical constant approximately equal to 2.718) to produce a given number. The natural log has a number of applications across mathematics, including in compound interest.
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Ln(l -I- Prod) is the natural logarithm of one plus Prod and is our innovation output measures.
In fact, the natural logarithm of the electron-to-proton wavelength ratio is approximately 7.5 and consequently, F calibrated on the proton will be shifted by 7.5 logarithmic units relative to the F calibrated on the electron:
Scatterplots of the dependent variable LN_TBCOEF10 related to the independent variables LN_PEROOM, LN_ILLITER, and LN_INADSAN (the variables transformed to natural logarithm now have the prefix "LN_") were then constructed.
Regression of the natural logarithm of raw counts on time yielded a naive estimate of the intrinsic growth rate (r) of 0.084 (SE = 0.019), suggesting an average annual discrete growth rate ([lambda]) of ~1.09.
More specifically, [y.sub.t] = ([food.sup.*.sub.t] [gdp.sub.t] [[pi].sub.t] [i.sub.t] [e.sub.t])', where [food.sup.*.sub.dt is the natural logarithm of the international food price index for a specific country, [gdp.sub.t] is the natural logarithm of that country's gdp, Pt is the natural logarithm of the country's headline inflation index, [i.sub.t] is an interest rate closely following the central bank's policy rate, and e t is the natural logarithm of that country's nominal exchange rate measured as units of local currency per unit of US Dollars.
Thus, our empirical specifications include the natural logarithm of REER to capture the influence of relative prices.
In all cases, the basic idea is that the natural logarithms of variances are modeled using a linear model to account for heterogeneity of the variances (on a logarithmic scale) in terms of covariates and factor levels.
Mathematical descriptions of certain biological transformations in soil are best described by using natural logarithms. Most calculators have the capacity to compute natural logarithms directly.
To document growth, the data were transformed to natural logarithms (7).
To do so, we took the natural logarithms of all the rates available to us and then regressed the natural logarithms of the wages, fatality rates, and injury and illness rates against the year of observation.