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This site is the online supplement to:

Junker, B. W., Patz, R. J. and VanHoudnos, N. (2012). Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Item Response Models. Invited chapter for W. J. van der Linden & R. K. Hambleton (Eds.), Handbook of Modern Item Response Theory. Boca Raton, FL: Chapman & Hall/CRC. (to appear, 2014).

If you wish to cite this online supplement, please use a citation similar to:

VanHoudnos, N. (2013). Tips, tricks, and tuning advice for implementing a Metropolis-Hastings within Gibbs sampler for a 2PL IRT model with R. Web supplement for B. Junker, R. Patz, and N. VanHoudnos, Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Item Response Models. (2013) http://edustatistics.org/mcmcinirt/

We hope that you find it useful!