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    The Future of Clinical Trials Biostatistics - Bayesian?

    I have noticed a trend with hiring managers to vault candidates that are well versed in Bayesian analysis to the top. This is not necessarily because someone will sink or swim based on their allegiance to Bayes, these managers may not even have implemented any of the methodology at all yet...
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    Item Response Theory vs Confirmatory Factor Analysis

    Hi all, I was wondering what the core, meaningful differences are between Item Response Theory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis. I understand that there are differences in the calculations (focusing more on item vs. covariances; log-linear vs. linear). However, I have no idea what this...