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ERIC Number: EJ291073
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Open a New Window in Rational Research Planning: Adjust Alpha to Maximize Statistical Power.
Cascio, Wayne F.; Zedeck, Sheldon
Personnel Psychology, v36 n3 p517-26 Aut 1983
Considers alternative strategies for optimizing statistical power in applied psychological research, including increasing sample size, combining predictors, and increasing alpha. Concluded that a priori power analysis should be a major consideration in any test of an hypothesis. Alpha level adjustment should be viewed as useful for increasing power. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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