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Multiple Imputation with Colliders

I have found myself thinking a lot recently about multiple imputation in the presence of colliders. Proponents of MI commonly recommend that any variable available in the dataset should be included in the imputation stage, even if it will not be included in the analysis stage. In one important statement (PDF): For greater efficiency, add […]

Islam and Identity in Contemporary Indonesian Politics

On Wednesday, Indonesia will have elections for its president, legislature, and hundreds of regional governments. For watchers of religion and politics, national elections are always an opportunity for reflection on the apparent rise of Islam as a political force in Indonesian democracy. And yet the role of Islam in this country of 230 million Muslims […]