Further Topics

  • David Edwards
Part of the Springer Texts in Statistics book series (STS)


Four diverse but not completely unrelated topics are collected together in this chapter. First, the scope of the models can be extended to include missing data. The estimation algorithms may be modified using the EM-algorithm so as to incorporate information from observations with missing values. This enables models with latent variables to be used. Several illustrative examples are given.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Edwards
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  1. 1.Statistics DepartmentNovo Nordisk A/SBagsvaerdDenmark

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