Classification: 5704: Social statistics

Publications

Journal article

2018 Rusch, Thomas, Hornik, Kurt, Mair, Patrick. 2018. Assessing and quantifying clusteredness: The OPTICS Cordillera. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 27 (1), 220-233. open access (Details)
  Philipp, Michel, Rusch, Thomas, Strobl, Carolin, Hornik, Kurt. 2018. Measuring the Stability of Supervised Statistical Learning Results. Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics. 27 (4), 685-700. (Details)
2016 Rusch, Thomas, Lowry, Paul B., Mair, Patrick, Treiblmaier, Horst. 2016. Breaking Free from the Limitations of Classical Test Theory: Developing and Measuring Information Systems Scales Using Item Response Theory. Information & Management, 54 (2), 189-203. open access (Details)
  Mair, Patrick, Borg, Ingwer, Rusch, Thomas. 2016. Goodness-of-Fit Assessment in Multidimensional Scaling and Unfolding. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 51 (6), 772-789. open access (Details)
2014 Barakat, Bilal, Basten, Stuart. 2014. Quantifying the Prospects for Consanguineous Marriage When Fertility Declines. Demographic Research 30 (9): 277-312. (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal. 2014. A ‘Recipe for Depopulation’? School Closures and Local Population Decline in Saxony. Population, Space and Place, 21, 735-753. (Details)
2013 Barakat, Bilal, Durham, Rachel Elise, Guimar\~aes, Rodrigues. 2013. Age Compositional Adjustments for Educational Participation Indicators. Population 68 (4): 607-626. (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal, Durham, Rachel Elise. 2013. Unskilled Mayors and Graduate Farmers: Educational Fertility Differentials by Occupational Status and Industry in Six European Countries'. Demographic Research 28 (42): 1213-62. (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal and Durham, Rachel Elise. 2013. Drop-out mayors and graduate farmers: Educational fertility differentials by occupational status and industry in six European countries. Demographic Research 28 (42): S. 1213-1262. open access (Details)
2012 Barakat, Bilal. 2012. A Second Look at School-Life Expectancy. International Journal of Educational Development 32 (4): 564-574. (Details)
2010 KC, Samir, Barakat, Bilal, Goujon, Anne, Skirbekk, Vegard, Lutz, Wolfgang. 2010. Projection of Populations by Level of Educational Attainment, Age and Sex for 120 Countries for 2005--2050. Demographic Research 22 (15): 383-472. (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2015 Barakat, Bilal. Forthcoming. Education trends in India: Recent census results in context. In: 40% of the World: Population Change, Human Capital and Development in Asia’s Three Demographic Giants, Hrsg. Jones, Gavin and Guilmoto, Christophe, Springer. (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal, Carson, D, Taylor, A, Basu, R, Wang, L. 2015. Education, Remoteness and Population Dynamics. In: Demography at the Edge: Remote human populations in developed nations, Hrsg. Carson, D and Rasmussen, R and Ensign, P. C. and Taylor, A. and Huskey, L, 225-270. Farnham: Ashgate. (Details)
2014 Barakat, Bilal, Durham, Rachel Elise, , . 2014. Future Education Trends. In: World Population and Human Capital in the 21st Century, Hrsg. Lutz, W. and Butz, W. and KC, S., 397-433. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (Details)
2012 Skirbekk, Vegard, Loichinger, Elke, Barakat, Bilal, , . 2012. The Aging of the Workforce in European Countries: Demographic Trends, Retirement Projections, and Retirement Policies. In: The Oxford Handbook of Work and Aging, Hrsg. Hedge, J.W. and Borman, W.C., 60-79. New York: Oxford University Press. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2018 Philipp, Michel, Rusch, Thomas, Strobl, Carolin, Hornik, Kurt. 2018. Measuring the Stability of Recursive Partitioning Methods . European Conference on Data Analysis (ECDA), Paderborn, Germany, 04.07.-06.07. open access (Details)
  Rusch, Thomas, Mair, Patrick, Hornik, Kurt. 2018. The STOPS framework for structure-based hyperparameter selection in multidimensional scaling. Data Science, Statistics & Visualisation (DSSV2018), Vienna, Austria, 09.07.-11.07. open access (Details)
2017 Philipp, Michel, Rusch, Thomas, Hornik, Kurt, Zeileis, Achim, Strobl, Carolin. 2017. Assessing the stability of trees and other statistical learning results. International Meeting of the Psychometric Society (IMPS2017), Zürich, Switzerland, 18.07.-21.07. (Details)
  Heitzmann, Karin. 2017. Development of top incomes in OECD countries. EU Project COFFERS, Utrecht, Niederlande, 24.02. (Details)
  Rusch, Thomas, Mair, Patrick, Hornik, Kurt. 2017. The STOPS Framework for Parameter Selection in Multidimensional Scaling. Psychoco 2017, Vienna, Austria, 09.02-10.02. (Details)
2015 Rusch, Thomas, Zeileis, Achim, Hornik, Kurt. 2015. Logistic regression trees for ordinal and preference data. CLADAG 2015, Cagliari, Italy, 09.10.-11.10. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2017 Philipp, Michel, Rusch, Thomas, Hornik, Kurt, Strobl, Carolin. 2017. Measuring the Stability of Results from Supervised Statistical Learning. open access (Details)
2016 Rusch, Thomas, Hornik, Kurt, Mair, Patrick. 2016. Assessing and quantifying clusteredness: The OPTICS Cordillera. Discussion Paper Series / Center for Empirical Research Methods, Report 2016/1. WU Vienna University of Economics and Business. open access (Details)
2014 Barakat, Bilal. 2014. Improving Adult Literacy Without Improving The Literacy of Adults? A Cross-National Analysis of Adult Literacy From a Cohort Perspective. Background report for the 2015 Education for all (EFA) Global Monitoring Report (GMR). (Details)
  Barakat, Bilal. 2014. Revisiting the History of Fertility Concentration and its Measurement. Vienna Institute of Demography (VID) Working Paper 01/14. (Details)
2010 Goujon, Anne, Barakat, Bilal. 2010. Future Demographic Challenges in the Arab World. The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR), United Arab Emirates, Occasional Paper Number 75. (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2017 Rusch, Thomas. 2017. Item Response Theory in R. Pre-Conference Short Course at the International Meeting of the Psychometric Society (IMPS2017), Zürich, 17.07. (Details)
2011 Rusch, Thomas, Mair, Patrick. 2011. Psychometrics with R. Pre-Conference Workshop at the International Meeting of the Psychometric Society (IMPS2011), Hongkong, 18.07. (Details)

Software

2017 Rusch, Thomas, Mair, Patrick, Hornik, Kurt. 2017. cordillera: Calculation of the OPTICS Cordillera. (Details)

Projects

  • No projects found.
  • Barakat, Bilal (Former researcher)
  • Rusch, Thomas (Details)