LEMMA 3: Longitudinal Effects, Multilevel Modelling and Applications

Principal Investigator: Professor Fiona Steele

 

The LEMMA 3 node combined methodological and substantive research with software development and capacity building. LEMMA 3 was based at the Centre for Multilevel Modelling at the University of Bristol.

 

Methodological research

 

LEMMA 3 carried out methodological research in four strands:

 

Progress on LEMMA 3's methodological research in 2012-13 included

 

LEMMA 3 also had a collaborative project Using survey data to enhance administrative data for policy relevant research with PEPA node of NCRM

 

Software development

 

LEMMA 3 developed MLwiN, REALCOM and e-STAT software and wrote templates for model specifications, estimation, data preparation and post-estimation predictions to aid interpretation of the fitted model.

Progress on software development included

 

Substantive research

 

The three substantive research projects by LEMMA 3 were

 

Progress on substantive research in 2012-13 included

 

LEMMA 3 also had a collaborative project on E-books for causal modelling and missing data methods with PATHWAYS node of NCRM.

 

Publications

LEMMA 3 publications are available in NCRM EPrints.

 

Website

For further information please see LEMMA 3 homepage.