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Brady T. West

Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.

Research Associate Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research.

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dr. West's current research interests include the implications of measurement error in auxiliary variables and survey paradata for survey estimation, survey nonresponse, interviewer variance, and multilevel regression models for clustered and longitudinal data. He is the lead author of the book Linear Mixed Models: A Practical Guide Using Statistical Software and co-author of the book Applied Survey Data Analysis.

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Books

Lavrakas, P.J., M. Traugott, C. Kennedy, E.D. de Leeuw, A. Holbrook, and Brady T. West. Forthcoming. Experimental Methods in Survey Research: Techniques that Combine Random Sampling with Random Assignment. Wiley.

Biemer, Paul P., Edith D. De Leeuw, Stephanie Eckman, Brad Edwards, Frauke Kreuter, Lars E. Lyberg, Clyde Tucker, and Brady T. West. 2017. Total Survey Error in Practice: Improving Quality in the Era of Big Data. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. Abstract.

Biemer, P.P., S. Eckman, B. Edwards, L. Lyberg, C. Tucker, E. de Leeuw, F. Kreuter, and Brady T. West. 2016. . (Eds)Total Survey Error: Improving Quality in the Era of Big Data. Wiley.

West, Brady T., Kathleen B. Welch, and Andrezej T. Galecki. 2014. Linear Mixed Models: A Practical Guide Using Statistical Software, Second Edition. Boca Raton, FL: Chapman & Hall/CRC.

Heeringa, Steven, Brady T. West, and Patricia A. Berglund. 2010. Applied survey data analysis. Boca Raton : Taylor & Francis. Abstract.

West, Brady T., Kathleen B. Welch, and Andrezej T. Galecki. 2006. Linear Mixed Models: A Practical Guide using Statistical Software. Boca Raton, FL: Chapman & Hall/CRC.

Journal Articles

Couper, Mick P., Garret Gremel, William G. Axinn, Heidi Marie Guyer, James Wagner, and Brady T. West. Forthcoming. "New options for national population surveys: The implications of internet and smartphone coverage." Social Science Research. DOI. Abstract.

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