ERIC Number: EJ213575
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Publication Date: 1979
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Comparing Techniques for Selecting Successive Values of the Treatment Variable in Sequential Experimentation.
Hummel, Thomas J.; Johnston, Charles B.
Journal of Educational Statistics, v4 n2 p139-60 Sum 1979
Stochastic approximation is suggested as a useful technique in areas where individuals have a goal firmly in mind, but lack sufficient knowledge to design an efficient, more traditional experiment. One potential area of application for stochastic approximation is that of formative evaluation. (CTM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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