Selection of submitted/working papers

[with Jeroen Pannekoek and Stef van Buuren] Predictive ratio matching imputation of nested compositional data with semicontinuous variables.

Towards a standardised evaluation of missing data methods. [pdf]

[with Yvonne Stikkelbroek and more] Effectiveness and moderators of  individual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) versus Treatment As Usual (TAU)in clinically depressed adolescents.

Accepted / to appear

R.M. Schouten, and G.Vink. (2018). The dance of the mechanisms: how observed information influences the validity of missingness assumptions. Accepted by Sociological Methods and Research



Rianne Margaretha Schouten, Peter Lugtig & Gerko Vink (2018) Generating missing values for simulation purposes: a multivariate amputation procedure, Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, DOI: 10.1080/00949655.2018.1491577

Reijntjes, A., Vermande, M., Olthof, T., Goossens, F. A., Vink, G., Aleva, L., and van der Meulen, M. (2018). Differences between resource control types revisited: A short term longitudinal study. Social Development, 27(1):187–200. link


Boeschoten, L., Vink, G., Hox, J. (2017). How to obtain valid inference under unit non-response? Journal of Official Statistics, 33(4):963–978. pdf

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: An approach to sensitivity analysis. 

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: Imputing multi-level data. 

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: Passive imputation and post- processing. 

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: The imputation and nonresponse models. 

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: Algorithmic convergence and inference pooling. 

Vink, G. and Van Buuren, S. (2017). mice: Ad hoc methods and the mice algorithm. 

Schouten, R. and Vink., G. (2017). parlMICE: faster, paralleler, micer. 

Schouten, R., Lugtig, P., Brand, J., and Vink., G. (2017). Generating missing values with ampute. 


Jill Thijssen, Gerko Vink, Peter Muris, Corine de Ruiter. (2018). The Effectiveness of Parent Management Training-Oregon Model in Clinically Referred Children with Externalizing Behavior Problems in The Netherlands. Child Psychiatry & Human Development. 2016. pp. 1-15. link


Vink, G., Lazendic, G., & Van Buuren, S. (2015). Partitioned predictive mean matching as a multilevel imputation technique. Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling, 57 (4), 577-594. pdf 

Peeters, M., Zondervan – Zwijnenburg, M., Vink, G., & Van Schoot, R. (2015). How to handle missing data: A comparison of different approaches. European Journal of Developmental Psychology. pdf

Vink, G. (2015). Restrictive imputation of incomplete survey data. Doctoral dissertation (ISBN: 978-90-393-6300-3). Utrecht University. pdf

Vink, G., & Van Buuren, S. (2015). Multiple imputation of Parent Management Training Oregon model data (Tech. Rep.). Maastricht University.

Vink, G., & Van Buuren, S. (2014). Pooling multiple imputations when the sample happens to be the population. arXiv preprint arXiv:1409.8542. pdf

Sorbi, M.J., Kleiboer, A.M., Van Silfhout, H.G., Vink, G. & Passchier, J. (2014). Medium-term effectiveness of online behavioral training in migraine self-management: a randomized trial controlled over 10 months. Cephalalgia September 16, 2014 0333102414547137. pdf

Vink, G., Frank, L. E., Pannekoek, J., & Van Buuren, S. (2014). Predictive mean matching imputation of semicontinuous variables. Statistica Neerlandica, 68(1), 61-90. pdf

Vink, G., & Van Buuren, S. (2013). Multiple Imputation of Squared Terms. Sociological Methods & Research, 42(4), 598-607. pdf

Vink, G., Van Buuren, S. (2013, September). Multiple imputation of longitudinal NAPLAN data (Tech. Rep.). Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority.

Vink, G., Van Buuren, S., & Hox, J. (2013, February). Report on Bayesian estimation of social educational advantage (Tech. Rep.). Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority.

Vink, G., Van Buuren, S., & Hox, J. (2013, January). Report on imputation of the ACARA data (Tech. Rep.). Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority.

Banning, R. & Vink, G. (2010). Methoden en indicatoren voor het evalueren en beschrijven van controle- en correctieprocessen. Technical report, DMV-2010- 06-08-RBNG-GVNK, Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek, The Hague. 

Vink, G.,(2007). Meervoudige beoordelaarsovereenstemming met Cohen’s Kappa: Dubbelcodering van strategiegebruik en fouttypen bij vermenigvuldigingsopgaven in onafhankelijke databeoordelaarscombinaties (Tech. Rep.). Leiden University.