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Model selection and estimation for latent variable models

Latent variable models (LVMs), including the special case of factor analysis when the responses are conditionally normally distributed, are gaining traction in many scientific fields owing to both their statistical and computational advantages as a …

Software design for linear mixed model specification

What can social media do for academic and professional statisticians?

Today almost all organizations and institutions would have a social media channel for marketing and communications. Social media use, in particular with Twitter, is increasingly embraced by academics and professionals. Many conferences or events now …