Universita Bocconi, Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics
Tilburg University, Department of Methodology and Statistics
Keywords: multilevel models, ranking of institutions, second-level residuals distribution
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A published version of this paper appears in Journal of Applied Economic Sciences:
Arpino B. and Varriale R. (2010) Assessing the quality of institutions' rankings obtained through multilevel linear regression models, Journal of Applied Economic Sciences, 5, 1(11), pp. 7-22.
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