Bookmark and Share

Notice: On March 31, it was announced that Statalist is moving from an email list to a forum. The old list will shut down at the end of May, and its replacement, statalist.org is already up and running.


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: st: Pooling Data


From   David Greenberg <dg4@nyu.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Pooling Data
Date   Thu, 14 Apr 2011 21:59:40 -0400

And here comes an actual David Greenberg posting. With two districts and a different outcome measure in each one, it is hard for me to see how a multi-level approach could be taken. Maybe sureg?    David Greenberg, Sociology Dept., New York University

----- Original Message -----
From: Clive Nicholas <clivelists@googlemail.com>
Date: Thursday, April 14, 2011 7:38 pm
Subject: Re: st: Pooling Data
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu


> Dennis Kramer replied:
> 
> > I am  attempting to compare the effectiveness of teachers in two
> > districts (based on a common evaluation tool) where the student test
> > scores outcomes are calculated differently. the first district
> > calculates the scores on a cumulative gain index standardized across 
> a
> > number of factors and the other district uses a value-added index.
> 
> I think I'll do my best impersonation of a David Greenberg posting and
> say that, to me, your problem appears to cry out for a multilevel
> modelling solution, perhaps via -gllamm-.
> 
> -- 
> Clive Nicholas
> 
> [Please DO NOT mail me personally here, but at
> <clivenicholas@hotmail.com>. Please respond to contributions I make in
> a list thread here. Thanks!]
> 
> "My colleagues in the social sciences talk a great deal about
> methodology. I prefer to call it style." -- Freeman J. Dyson
> 
> *
> *   For searches and help try:
> *   http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search
> *   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
> *   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

*
*   For searches and help try:
*   http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search
*   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
*   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/


© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   Site index