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Simulation & Estimation

Module 27: Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods for Item Response Theory Models
This ITEMS module provides an introduction to Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) estimation for item response models.
Module 42: Simulation Studies in Psychometrics
This ITEMS module provides a comprehensive introduction to the topic of simulation that can be easily understood by measurement specialists at all levels of training and experience.