On the relationship between ratio of number of variables to number of factors and factorial determinacy
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It is shown that an important distinction can be made between determinacy of common-factors and determinacy of unique-factors and that determinacy can be used as a criterion to establish a lower bound for the ratio of number of variables to number of factors necessary if specified levels of common- and unique-factor determinacy are to be attained.
KeywordsPublic Policy Statistical Theory Factorial Determinacy Important Distinction
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