[R-meta] Multi-level model accounting for within-cluster correlation

Dr. Guido Schwarzer gu|do@@chw@rzer @end|ng |rom un|k||n|k-|re|burg@de
Tue Jun 20 18:40:13 CEST 2023

Hi James,

Thank you for your very helpful comments!

The data structure is pretty basic - multiple estimates within clusters. The variable "study_id" is actually just a running index within clusters like the variable 'school' in the dataset dat.konstantopoulos2011 in R package metadat.

Accordingly, the working model using rho = 0.6 is probably the better one.


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