Recent RAND Statistics Publications

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2014 Publications

Bayesian Semi- and Non-parametric Models for Longitudinal Data with Multiple Membership Effects in R— 2014

Savitsky, Terrance D.; Paddock, Susan M.

Journal of Statistical Software Vol. 57, No. 3, 2014, pp. 1-35

Statistical Benchmarks for Healthcare Provider Performance Assessment: A Comparison of Standard Approaches to a Hierarchical Bayesian Histogram-Based Method— 2014

Paddock, Susan M.

Health Services Research Vol. 49, N. 3, 2014, pp. 1056-1073

Editorial— 2013

Paddock, Susan M.

Annals of Applied Statistics Vol.7, No. 4, 2013, p. 1837

Bayesian Hierarchical Semiparametric Modelling of Longitudinal Post-treatment Outcomes from Open Enrolment Therapy Groups— 2013

Paddock, Susan M.; Savitsky, Terrance D.

Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Vol. 176, No. 3, 2013, pp. 795-808

Bayesian Non-Parametric Hierarchical Modeling for Multiple Membership Data in Grouped Attendance Interventions— 2013

Savitsky, Terrance D., Paddock, Susan M.

Annals of Applied Statistics Vol. 7, No. 2, 2013, pp. 1074-1094

Discussion of ‘Bayesian Nonparametric Inference – Why and How,’ by P. Mueller and R. Mitra— 2013

Paddock, Susan M.; Savitsky, Terrance D.

Bayesian Analysis Vol. 8, No. 2, 2013, pp. 323-356

Does Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Module Type Moderate Depression Symptom Changes in Substance Abuse Treatment Clients?— 2014

Paddock, Susan M.; Hunter, Sarah B.; Leininger, Thomas J.

Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment Vol. 47, No. 1, 2014, pp. 78-85

Causal Inference Using Mixture Models: A Word of Caution— 2014

Robbins, Michael W.; Setodji, Claude M.

Medical care Vol. 52, No. 9, 2014, pp. 770-772

Quantifying the Persistence of Pro-Smoking Media Effects on College Students' Smoking Risk— 2014

Setodji, Claude M.; Martino, Steven C.; Scharf, Deborah M.; Shadel, William G.

Journal of Adolescent Health Vol. 54, 2014, pp. 474-480

Fixed-effect or Random-Effect Models. What are the Key Inference Issues?— 2013

Setodji, Claude M.; Shwartz, Michael

Medical care Vol. 51, No. 1, 2013, pp. 25-27

Inverse Probability Weighting with Error-Prone Covariates— 2013

McCaffrey, Daniel F.; Lockwood, J. R.; Setodji, Claude M.

Biometrika Vol. 100, No. 3, 2013, pp. 671-680

Book Review: Applied Meta-Analysis With R, by Ding-Geng Chen and Karl E. Peace— 2014

Kovalchik, Stephanie A.

Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics Vol. 24, No. 6, 2014, pp.1349-1351

Estimating the Causal Effects of Cumulative Treatment Episodes for Adolescents Using Marginal Structural Models and Inverse Probability of Treatment Weighting— 2014

Griffin, Beth Ann; Ramchand,Rajeev; Almirall, Daniel; Slaughter, Mary E.; Burgette, Lane F.; McCaffrey, Daniel F.

Drug and Alcohol Dependence Vol. 136, 2014, pp. 69-78

How Much Neighborhood Parks Contribute to Local Residents' Physical Activity in the City of Los Angeles: A Meta-Analysis— 2014

Han, Bing, Cohen, Deborah A.; Derose, Kathryn Pitkin; Marsh, Terry; Williamson, Stephanie; Raaen, Laura

Preventive Medicine Vol. 69 Suppl. 1, 2014, pp. S106-S110

Quantifying the Contribution of Neighborhood Parks to Physical Activity— 2013

Han, Bing; Cohen, Deborah A.; McKenzie, Thomas L.

Preventive Medicine Vol. 57, No. 5., 2013, pp. 483-487

Using Indirect Estimates Based on Name and Census Tract to Improve the Efficiency of Sampling Matched Ethnic Couples from Marriage License Data— 2013

Elliott, Marc N.; Becker, Kirsten; Beckett, Megan K.; Hambarsoomian, Katrin; Pantoja, Philip; Karney, Benjamin

Public Opinion Quarterly Vol. 77, No. 1, 2013, pp. 375-384

A Randomized Experiment Investigating the Suitability of Speech-Enabled IVR and Web Modes for Publicly Reported Surveys of Patient’ Experience of Hospital Care— 2013

Elliott, Marc N.; Brown, Julie A.; Lehrman, William G.; Beckett, Megan K.; Hambarsoomian, Katrin; Giordano, Laura A.; Goldstein, Elizabeth

Medical Care Research and Review Vol. 70, N. 2, 2013, pp. 165-184

In Press

Propensity Score Estimation with Boosted Regression— (in press)

Burgette, Lane; McCaffrey, Daniel F.; Griffin, Beth Ann

Propensity Score Analysis: Fundamentals, Developments, and Extensions