Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
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Farewell, V. T. 2005. Random Effects. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 6.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
The concept of random effects in a regression model is explained and contrasted with that of fixed effects. Statistical methods that make use of the concept are identified.
- explanatory variables;
- regression model;
- dummy variables;
- analysis of variance