Jong Hee Park is Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Chicago, 5828 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL 60637 (email@example.com).
A Unified Method for Dynamic and Cross-Sectional Heterogeneity: Introducing Hidden Markov Panel Models
Article first published online: 22 JUN 2012
©2012, Midwest Political Science Association
American Journal of Political Science
Volume 56, Issue 4, pages 1040–1054, October 2012
How to Cite
Park, J. H. (2012), A Unified Method for Dynamic and Cross-Sectional Heterogeneity: Introducing Hidden Markov Panel Models. American Journal of Political Science, 56: 1040–1054. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-5907.2012.00590.x
An earlier version of this article appeared under the title “Joint Modeling of Dynamic and Cross-Sectional Heterogeneity” and was awarded the 2010 Harold Gosnell Prize for Excellence in Political Methodology. An earlier version of this article was presented at the 2009 Political Methodology Meeting, Yale University and at the 2010 Political Methodology Colloquium, Princeton University. The author is grateful to John Balz, Patrick Brandt, John Brehm, Christina Davis, John Freeman, Jude C. Hayes, Kosuke Imai, Nathan M. Jensen, John Londreagan, Andrew D. Martin, Michael Peress, Kenneth Scheve, Sebastian Smith, and Gregory J. Wawro for helpful comments. Also, the author appreciates anonymous reviewers and AJPS editor Rick Wilson for excellent advice. The author would like to thank the Division of the Social Sciences at University of Chicago for generous research support. The usual disclaimer applies. R functions for all the proposed methods in this article are provided within MCMCpack v.1.2-1 (†), which was released on November 14, 2011. Supplementary material including web appendices and replication codes can be found at the author’s website (http://home.uchicago.edu/~jhp/research). This work was supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea Grant funded by the Korean Government (NRF-2010-330-B00036).
- Issue published online: 4 OCT 2012
- Article first published online: 22 JUN 2012