Unpublished Papers

Here are a few unpublished papers by Paul Allison


Measures of Fit for Logistic Regression – Paper
Paper presented at the SAS Global Forum, March 25, 2014, Washington, DC. Warning: The MROZ data set analyzed in this paper is missing two observations from the original data set. If you want the "reduced" data set for purposes of replication, contact Paul Allison, allison@statisticalhorizons.com
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Measures Of Fit For Logistic Regression – Slides
Slides for Paper Presented at the SAS Gobal Forum, March 25, 2014, Washington, DC.
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CoolToolsPROC-LOGISTIC2
"Cool Tools For PROC LOGISTIC". Presented at the Philadelphia SAS Users Group Meeting, March 12, 2013.
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Handling Missing Data By Maximum Likelihood
Allison, Paul D. "Handling Missing Data by Maximum Likelihood." Keynote presentation at the SAS Global Forum, April 23, 2012, Orlando, Florida. This paper argues that maximum likelihood is generally superior to multiple imputation for handling missing data. It shows how to implement ML missing data methods in SAS.
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MI for Categorical Variables
Allison, Paul D. "Multiple Imputation of Categorical Variables Under the Multivariate Normal Model". This paper was presented at the Annual Meeting of theAmerican Sociological Association, Montreal, August 2006. An earlier version was presented at the Annual Meeting of SUGI (SAS User’s Group International), Philadelphia, PA, April 2005.
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Causal Inference
Allison, Paul D. "Causal Inference with Panel Data." Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, August 2005. This paper presents simulation results that validate the methodology proposed in Chapter 6 of my books "Fixed Effects Regression Methods for Longitudinal Data Using SAS" and "Fixed Effects Regression Models."
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Fixed-Effects Cox Regression
Allison, Paul D. “Bias in Fixed-Effects Cox Regression with Dummy Variables.” Presented at the annual winter meeting of the Methodology Section of the American Sociological Association, Princeton, 2002.
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Culture and Altruism
Allison, Paul D. "How Culture Induces Altruistic Behavior." Paper prepared for presentation at the Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association, Pittsburgh, PA, August 1992.
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