The Center for the Study of Democratic Citizenship presents:
Prof. Dr. Tom van der Meer (University of Amsterdam):
May 13th, 2016
Salle 430, 3610 rue Mctavish, McGill University
«Advanced issues in cross-national multilevel research: tests for harmful multicollinearity, and tests for influential cases»
Cross-national and cross-regional multilevel research has become increasingly popular in political science over the last decade. However, there are structural challenges when applying these models to cross-national data, especially when sample sizes are small. This brief seminar provides ways to test and tackle two of the most common issues: (harmful) multicollinearity and influential cases.