ERIC Number: EJ383628
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
On the Need for Quality Control in Validation Research.
Maier, Milton H.
Personnel Psychology, v41 n3 p497-502 Fall 1988
Validated aptitude tests used to help make personnel decisions about military recruits against hands-on tests of job performance in radio repairers and automotive mechanics. Data were filled with errors, reducing accuracy of validity coefficients. Discusses how validity coefficients can be made more accurate by exercising quality control during statistical analysis. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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