Volume 14, 2012

Contents of volume 14, 2012 (DOWNLOAD)

L. ANDERLUCCI, C. HENNIG
Clustering of categorical data: a comparison of different approaches

F. ANDREIS, P. A. FERRARI
Multidimensional extensions of IRT models and their application to customer satisfaction evaluation

R. ARBORETTI, S. BONNINI
Advances on inferential methods for heterogeneity comparisons

S. BACCI, F. BARTOLUCCI
Mixtures of equispaced Normal distributions and their use for testing symmetry in univariate data

F. BARTOLUCCI, F. PENNONI, G. VITTADINI
Evaluation of the graduation effect on the work path by a latent variable causal model

F. BASSI, J. G. DIAS
Longitudinal patterns of financial product ownership: a latent growth approach

D. BELGRAVE, A. SIMPSON, I. BUCHAN, A. CUSTOVIC
Bishop Bayesian machine learning approaches for longitudinal latent class modelling to define wheezing phenotypes to elucidate environmental associates

R. BERNI, V. SCARANO, F. BERTOCCI, M. CATELANI
Mixed response surface models and bayesian analysis of variance components for electrically conductive adhesives

L. BERTOLI-BARSOTTI, A. PUNZO
Generalizing the Rasch model to account for omitting behavior

A. BIANCHI, S. BIFFIGNANDI
Measuring and analyzing performance in longitudinal data

S. BIANCONCINI
Asymptotic properties of adaptive Gauss-Hermite based estimators in latent variable models

S. BIANCONCINI, S. CAGNONE, D. RIZOPOULOS
Approximate iikelihood inference in latent variable models for categorical data

L. BISAGLIA, A. CANALE
Bayesian nonparametric predictions for count time series

A. BONANOMI, M. NAI RUSCONE, S. A. OSMETTI
Reliability measurement for polytomous ordinal items: the empirical polychoric ordinal Alpha

C. CAPPELLI, F. DI IORIO, P. D´URSO
Regression trees for change point analysis of ordinal time series

M. CARPITA, E. CIAVOLINO

Using the GME estimator with the Rasch analysis in the multigroup SEM

E. CARROZZO, I. CICHI, L. CORAIN, L. SALMASO
Permutation-based control charts for ordered categorical response variables with application to monitoring of customer satisfaction

P. CERCHIELLO, P. GIUDICI
Non parametric models for credit rating assessment

L. CORAIN, L. SALMASO, V. DE GIULI, R. ZECCHIN
Multivariate permutation and combination-based composite indicators with application to the evaluation of indoor environment

M. CORDUAS, L. CINQUANTA, C. IEVOLI
A statistical analysis of consumer perception of wine attributes

C. DAL BIANCO, O. PACCAGNELLA, R. VARRIALE
Purchasing in European Union: a multilevel latent class application

L. DELDOSSI, R. PAROLI
Bayesian covariate selection in CUB model: some considerations

L. DELDOSSI, D. ZAPPA
Evaluating R&R of ordinal classifications with CUB model

E. DUPUIS-LOZERON, M. P. VICTORIA-FESER
Simulation based estimation for Generalized Latent Linear

D. DURANTE
Qualitative latent variables: a comparison between SEM and LCA

M. FATTORE, M. PELAGATTI, G. VITTADINI
Globally-optimized latent variable extraction in formative-reflective models

S. FIGINI, C. GIGLIARANO, P. MULIERE
Making classifier performance comparisons when Receiver Operating Characteristic curves intersect

B. FRANCIS, R. DITTRICH, R. HATZINGER
Latent class mixed effects models for partially ranked preferences – examining changes in postmaterialism over time

A. FRENDA
Estimating sectoral and smoothed European growth by generalized dynamic factor model

G. GALANTE, B. PIETRANGELI, D. DAVOLOS, O. MAGGI, E. SCEPI, R. COTRONEO, S. D. CICALA
CCA analysis: A statistical approach applied to ecological process. Relationships among decomposition rates, biological diversity and substrate fractal dimension

M. GALLO, A. BUCCIANTI
A three-way analysis for compositional data: insights on Arno river (Tuscany, central Italy) water chemistry

S. GHOSH, A. ELOYAN
A semiparametric approach to source separation using Independent component analysis

S. GOLIA
Evaluate the magnitude of non uniform DIF for Rasch model: the polytomous case

L. GRILLI, C. RAMPICHINI, R. VARRIALE
University admission test and students´ careers: evidence from the School of Economics in Florence

M. IANNARIO
CUBE models for interpreting ordered categorical data with overdispersion

G. H. JANG
Parameter estimation for a copy number variation detection based on Log R ratio and B allele frequency using latent variable methods

M. LA ROCCA, C. PERNA
A two-step procedure for neural network modeling

L. MANCINI, L. VALENTINO, F. BORRELLI, L. MARCONE
Record linkage between large datasets: evidence from the 15th Italian population census

M. MAROZZI
Nonparametric testing for agreement among several judges

A. MATTEI, F. MEALLI, B. PACINI
Identification of causal effects in the presence of nonignorable missing outcome values

M. MATTEUCCI, S. MIGNANI
A comparison of multidimensional IRT models for assessing test dimensionality

F. MATTIELLO, M. BOLZAN, L. RAVAROTTO
Assessing perceived food chemical risk by means of an educational project analysed with permutation tests

L. MODUGNO, S. GIANNERINI, S. CAGNONE
A multilevel model with time series components for the analysis of tribal art prices

A. MONOD
Modelling count panel data with a zero-inflated Posson model

M. NIGLIO, C. D. VITALE
On the stationarity of threshold models with multiple variables

E. OTRANTO
The factorial asymmetric multiplicative error model: preliminary results

P. PALMITESTA, C. PROVASI
Copula component analysis for dependence modelling

G. PISTONE, S. RUFFA, G. VICARIO
Analysis of the covariance structure in manufactured parts

S. POLETTINI, F. DE ICCO
A mixture model for predicting football teams´ performance

G. ROLI, P. MONARI
Hierarchical Bayesian models for the estimation of correlated effects in multilevel data: a simulation study to assess model performance

H. THOMAS
Estimating psychometric reliability with one observation per subject

M. C. ZANAROTTI, L. PAGANI
Ordinal longitudinal data analysis using multilevel Rasch model in the context of chemotherapy side effects