, Volume 51, Issue 1, pp 65–68 | Cite as

Models, computers and policies: Fifty years of Psychometrika

  • Bert F. Green
50th Anniversary Section


Mathematical models have been represented inPsychometrika first in biophysics, then in stochastic models of behavior, and later in computer simulations of behavior. Other specialized journals now attract many articles in these areas, butPsychometrika's policy of broad interest in all aspects of quantitative psychology remains sound. This paper reviewsPsychometrika's coverage of mathematical models and computation, and discusses some matters of editorial policy.


Mathematical Model Computer Simulation Public Policy Stochastic Model Statistical Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bert F. Green
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore

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