Psychometrika

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 197–205 | Cite as

An alternative approach to the method of correct matching

  • Hai Halevi
Article

Abstract

The correct matching method is treated in a new way which increases its power and enables the results to be expressed by a correlation coefficient. Tables for 3≤n≤7 are included.

Keywords

Public Policy Statistical Theory Match Method Correct Match 

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© Psychometric Society 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hai Halevi
    • 1
  1. 1.Hebrew UniversityJerusalem

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