Statistical Theory and Methods
Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
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Carlin, B. P. 2006. Hierarchical Model. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 2.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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A hierarchical model refers to a statistical model specified in stages, often with the purpose of borrowing strength across the various experimental units.