# Multiple membership multiple classification (MMMC) models

@article{Browne2001MultipleMM, title={Multiple membership multiple classification (MMMC) models}, author={William J. Browne and Harvey Goldstein and Jon Rasbash}, journal={Statistical Modeling}, year={2001}, volume={1}, pages={103 - 124} }

In the social and other sciences many data are collected with a known but complex underlying structure. Over the past two decades there has been an increase in the use of multilevel modelling techniques that account for nested data structures. Often however the underlying data structures are more complex and cannot be fitted into a nested structure. First, there are cross-classified models where the classifications in the data are not nested. Secondly, we consider multiple membership models…

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