[R-sig-ME] Laplace approximation

Ben Bolker bbolker at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 16:29:43 CEST 2014

On 14-06-11 10:27 AM, Jarrod Hadfield wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am confused about the differences between PQL and Laplace
> approximations to GLMM (after all, Breslow and Calyton's `PQL paper'
> seems to describe a Laplace approximation). If anyone could point me to
> a review paper that summarises the literature on these approximations,
> and ideally their history, I would be very grateful.
> Cheers,
> Jarrod

  Breslow 2003 "Whither PQL?" is pretty good, I think.

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