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Current Developments in the Design and Analysis of Growth Studies

  • H. Goldstein
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Abstract

In a book published three years ago (Goldstein, 1979), an attempt was made to summarise the state of technical knowledge on the efficient design and analysis of longitudinal studies. In this paper we intend to review work which has been done since that book was written, indicating current areas of interest with an emphasis on those aspects of the subject which look most fruitful, and in particular where current practice appears to be weak.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Goldstein
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsStatistics and Computing Institute of EducationLondonUK

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