[R] library for mixed GLM?

Jim Lindsey james.lindsey at luc.ac.be
Tue May 29 15:31:41 CEST 2001

> Dear all
> I recently had to use GLMM().  I tested both Lindsey's GLMM and
> GLIMMGibbs.  For the
> case of a random intercept I found Lindsey's GLMM more reliable.  When
> both methods
> converged the qualitative nature of the answers was similar.  GLIMMGibbs
> broke down more
> often, or I failed to tune the simulation proberly. 
> However, GLMMGibbs allows for, say, two random factors, which (I think)
> was not possible
> with Lindsey's GLMM:

Yes you are absolutely right on that. Jim

> I shall test this further.
> regards
> Helgi
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