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Title:  A Study of Variance Estimation Methods
Description: This report includes five studies: An Empirical Study of Poststratified Estimator, BRR Variance Estimation Using VPLX Hadamard Procedure, An Alternative Jackknife Variance Estimation for NAEP, On the Performance of Replication-based Variance Estimation Mathods with Small Numbers of PSUs, and An Empirical Study of the Limitation of Using SUDAAN for Variance Estimation.
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Cover Date: September 2001
Web Release: November 7, 2001
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Publication #: NCES 200118
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Type of Product: Working Paper
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