
www.gllamm.org 
Bayes modal estimation
For the first time in Papers: Chung, Y., RabeHesketh, S., Gelman A., Dorie, V. and Liu, J. (2013a). A nondegenerate penalized likelihood estimator for variance parameters in multilevel models. Psychometrika 78 (4), 685709. get Chung, Y., RabeHesketh, S. and Choi, I.H. (2013b). Avoiding zero betweenstudy variance estimates in randomeffects metaanalysis. Statistics in Medicine 32 (23), 40714089. get Chung, Y., Gelman, A., RabeHesketh, S., Liu, S. and Dorie, V. (submitted). Weakly informative prior for point estimation of covriance matrices in hierarchical linear models.
gllamm code for gamma prior for randomintercept variance/standard deviation
Examples
See also blme code in R by Vincent Dorie
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