chapter  7
13 Pages

Three Cheers for the Asymptotically Distribution Free Theory of Estimation and Inference: Some Recent Applications in Linear and Nonlinear Latent Variable Modeling

WithLi Cai

According to the Google Scholar, Browne’s (1984) paper titled “Asymptotically Distribution Free Methods for the Analysis of Covariance Structures” is the most highly cited piece that the British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology

has ever published. The present chapter pays homage to Browne’s landmark paper by offering an incomplete examination of its impact through a tiny sampling of the recent applications of its Proposition 4.