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Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research$
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Andrew Pickles, Barbara Maughan, and Michael Wadsworth

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780198528487

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528487.001.0001

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Methods for handling missing data

Methods for handling missing data

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(p.157) Chapter 7 Methods for handling missing data
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Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research
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Paul Clarke

Rebecca Hardy

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528487.003.0007

This chapter begins by describing helpful typologies of missing data based on pattern and non-response mechanisms. It then summarizes a collection of commonly used but imperfect methods for dealing with missing data at the analysis stage. Three more rigorous methods, maximum likelihood, multiple imputation, and weighting, are also considered.

Keywords:   missing data, hot-deck imputation, likelihood methods, Bayesian inference, multiple imputation

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