The SAGE Handbook of Regression Analysis and Causal Inference

Editor/Author Best, Henning and Wolf, Christof
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Sage UK

Single-User Purchase Price: $175.00
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ISBN: 978-1-44-625244-4
Category: Mathematics & Statistics - Statistics
Image Count: 140
Book Status: Available
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Edited and written by a team of leading international social scientists, this Handbook provides a comprehensive introduction to multivariate methods. The Handbook focuses on regression analysis of cross-sectional and longitudinal data with an emphasis on causal analysis, thereby covering a large number of different techniques including selection models, complex samples, and regression discontinuities.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction - Christof Wolf, Henning Best
  • Estimation and Inference
  • Estimation Techniques: Ordinary Least Squares and Maximum Likelihood - Martin Elff
  • Bayesian Estimation of Regression Models - Susumu Shikano
  • Regression Analysis for Cross-Sections
  • Linear Regression - Christof Wolf, Henning Best
  • Regression Analysis: Assumptions and Diagnostics - Bart Meuleman, Geert Loosveldt, Viktor Emonds
  • Non-Linear and Non-Additive Effects in Linear Regression - Henning Lohmann
  • The Multilevel Regression Model - Joop Hox, Leoniek Wijngaards-de Meij
  • Logistic Regression - Henning Best, Christof Wolf
  • Regression Models for Nominal and Ordinal Outcomes - J. Scott Long
  • Graphical Display of Regression Results - Gerrit Bauer
  • Regression with Complex Samples - Steven G. Heeringa, Brady T. West, Patricia A. Berglund
  • Causal Inference and Analysis of Longitudinal Data
  • Matching Estimators for Treatment Effects - Markus Gangl
  • Instrumental Variables Regression - Christopher Muller, Christopher Winship, Stephen L. Morgan
  • Regression Discontinuity Designs in Social Sciences - David S. Lee, Thomas Lemieux
  • Fixed-Effects Panel Regression - Josef Brüderl, Volker Ludwig
  • Event History Analysis - Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Gwendolin J. Blossfeld
  • Time-Series Cross-Section - Jessica Fortin-Rittberger
  • Subject Index