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Blankson, A. N. & McArdle, J. J. (2013). Measurement Invariance of Cognitive Abilities Across Ethnicity, Gender, and Time Among Older Americans. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. [Epub ahead of print].

McArdle, J. J. (2012). Slowly moving from repeated measures ANOVA to dynamic but structural modleing. Paper presented at the Society for Research in Child Development meeting, Tampa, FL.

Small, B. J., Dixon, R. A., McArdle, J. J., & Grimm, K. J. (2012). Do changes in lifestyle engagement moderate cognitive decline in normal aging? Evidence from the Victoria Longitudinal Study. Neuropsychology, 26(2), 144-155.

Small, B. J., Dixon, R. A., & McArdle, J. J. (2011). Tracking cognition-health changes from 55 to 95 years of age. The Journals of Gerontology: Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 66 (1 Supp), i153-i161.

Fisher, G. G., Rodgers, W. L., McArdle, J. J., & Kadlec, K. M. (2010). Cognition and Aging in the USA: Study Methods and Sample Selectivity. Unpublished manuscript.

McArdle, J. J. (2010). Some ethical issues in factor analysis. In A. T. Panter (Ed.), Quantitative methodology viewed through an ethical lens. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press.

McArdle, J. J. (2010). What life-span data do we really need? In R. M. Lernder & W. F. Overton (Eds.), Cognition, biology, and methods (pp. 36-55). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

McArdle, J. J. & Prescott, C. A. (2010). Contemporary Modeling of Gene-by-Environment Effects In Randomized Multivariate Longitudinal Studies. Perspectives on Psychological Sciences, 5 (5), 606-621.

Rodgers, W. (2010a). Effects of time between testing sessions on cognitive test scores. Unpublished manuscript.

Rodgers, W. (2010b). Is the time taken to answer items in a cognitive test informative? Unpublished manuscript.

Smith, J. P., McArdle, J. J., & Willis, R. (2010). Financial Decision Making and Cognition in a Family Context. Economic Journal (London), 120 (549), F363-F380.

Finkel, D., Reynolds, C. A., McArdle, J. J., Hamagami, F., & Pedersen, N. L. (2009). Genetic variance in processing speed drives variation in aging of spatial and memory abilities. Developmental Psychology, 45 (3), 820-834.

Fisher, G. G., & Helppie, F. (2009). Cognitive Economics Survey Study and Data Documentation. Survey Research Center, University of Michigan.

Gerstorf, D., Hoppmann, C. A., Kadlec, K. M., & McArdle, J. J. (2009). Memory and depressive symptoms are dynamically linked among married couples: Longitudinal evidence from the AHEAD study. Developmental Psychology, 45 (6), 1595-1610.

King, D. W., King, L. A., McArdle, J. J., Shalev, A. Y., & Doron-LaMarca, S. (2009). Sequential temporal dependencies in associations between symptoms of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder: An application of bivariate latent difference score structural equation modeling. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 44 (4), 437-464.

McArdle, J. J. (2009). Adaptive testing of the number series test using standard approaches and a new classification and regression tree approach. The Woodcock-Munoz Research Foundation Journal, 1.

McArdle, J. J., Grimm, K. J., Hamagami, F., Bowles, R. P., & Meredith, W. (2009). Modeling life-span growth curves of cognition using longitudinal data with multiple samples and changing scales of measurement. Psychological Methods, 14 (2), 126-149.

McArdle, J. J., Hamagami, F., & Fisher, G. G. (2009). Discrete longitudinal factor invariance models of the short-form CES-D items in the Health and Retirement Study. Unpublished manuscript.

McArdle, J. J., Koontz, J., Plassman, B. L., & Langa, K. M. (2009). Mixed effects modeling of the early prediction of dementia using ADAMS and HRS longitudinal data. Manuscript submitted for publication.

McArdle, J. J., & Plassman, B. L. (2009). A biometric latent curve analysis of memory decline in older men of the NAS-NRC Twin Registry. Behavior Genetics, 39 (5), 472-495.

McArdle, J. J., Smith, J. P., & Willis, R. (2009). Cognition and economic outcomes in the Health and Retirement Survey (NBER Working Paper No. 15266). Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research.

McArdle, J. J., & Woodcock, R. W. (2009). Adaptive testing with selected Woodcock cognitive tests [Powerpoint slides]. Charlottesville, VA: Longitudinal Research Institute.

Hsu, J. W., Fisher, G. G., & Willis, R. J. (2008, August). Internet access and cognitive ability: Analysis of selectivity of internet interviews in the cognitive economics survey. Paper presented at the Measurement and Experimentation with Internet Panels: Innovative Features of Internet Interviewing, Zeist, Netherlands.

McArdle, J. J., & Prindle, J. J. (2008). A latent change score analysis of a randomized clinical trial in reasoning training. Psychology and Aging, 23 (4), 702-719.

McArdle, J. J., & Wang, L. (2008). Modeling age-based turning points in longitudinal life-span growth curves of cognition. In P. Cohen (Ed.), Applied data analytic techniques for turning points research (pp. 105-127). New York, NY: Routledge.

Plassman, B. L., Langa, K. M., Fisher, G. G., Heeringa, S. G., Weir, D. R., Ofstedal, M. B., et al. (2008). Prevalence of cognitive impairment without dementia in the United States. Annals of Internal Medicine, 148 (6), 427-434.

Wang, L., & McArdle, J. J. (2008). A simulation study comparison of bayesian estimation with conventional methods for estimating unknown change points. Structural Equation Modeling, 15 52-74.

Wang, L., Zhang, Z., McArdle, J. J., & Salthouse, T. A. (2008). Investigating ceiling effects in longitudinal data analysis. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 43 (3), 476-496.

Albert, M., Blacker, D., Moss, M. B., Tanzi, R., & McArdle, J. J. (2007). Longitudinal change in cognitive performance among individuals with mild cognitive impairment. Neuropsychology, 21 (2), 158-169.

Ferrer, E., McArdle, J. J., Shaywitz, B. A., Holahan, J. M., Marchione, K., & Shaywitz, S. E. (2007). Longitudinal models of developmental dynamics between reading and cognition from childhood to adolescence. Developmental Psychology, 43 (6), 1460-1473.

Finkel, D., McArdle, J. J., Reynolds, C. A., & Pedersen, N. L. (2007). Age changes in processing speed as a leading indicator of cognitive aging. Psychology and Aging, 22 (3), 558-568.

Grimm, K. J., & McArdle, J. J. (2007). A dynamic structural analysis of the impacts of context on shifts in lifespan cognitive development. In T. D. Little, J. A. Bovaird & N. A. Card (Eds.), Modeling contextual effects in longitudinal studies (pp. 363-386). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Hamagami, F., & McArdle, J. J. (2007). Dynamic extensions of latent difference score models. In S.M. Boker & M.L. Wegner (Eds.), Data analytic techniques for dynamical systems (pp. 47-85). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Hershey, D. A., Jacobs-Lawson, J. M., McArdle, J. J., & Hamagami, F. (2007). Psychological foundations of financial planning for retirement. Journal of Adult Development, 14 (1-2), 26-36.

McArdle, J. J. (2007). Five steps in the structural factor analysis of longitudinal data. In R. Cudeck & R. C. MacCallum (Eds.), Factor analysis at 100: Historical developments and future directions (pp. 99-130), Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

McArdle, J. J., Fisher, G. G., & Kadlec, K. M. (2007). Latent variable analyses of age trends of cognition in the Health and Retirement Study, 1992-2004. Psychology and Aging, 22 (3), 525-545.

McArdle, J. J., Fisher, G. G., Rodgers, W. L., Horn, J. L., & Woodcock, R. W. (2007). An experiment in measuring fluid intelligence over the telephone in the Health and Retirement Study (HRS). Unpublished manuscript.

Ghisletta, P., McArdle, J. J., & Lindenberger, U. (2006). Longitudinal cognition-survival relations in old and very old age - 13-year data from the Berlin Aging Study. European Psychologist, 11 (3), 204-223.

McArdle, J. J., Horn, J. L., & Woodcock, R. W. (2004, April). A cross-battery factor analysis of the WAIS-R and WJ-R using incomplete data modeling with reference groups. Paper presented at the Cognitive Aging Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Boker, S. M. & McArdle, J. J. (1998). A psychotelemetry experiment in fluid intelligence. In J. J. McArdle & R. W. Woodcock (Eds.), Human cognitive abilities in theory and practice (pp. 215-229). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.