ERIC Number: EJ463395
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Publication Date: 1993
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Table for Conversion of Kendall's Tau to Spearman's Rho within the Context of Measures of Magnitude of Effect for Meta-Analysis.
Gilpin, Andrew R.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v53 n1 p87-92 Spr 1993
Kendall's Tau is often considered equivalent to Spearman's Rho as an ordinal measure of correlation in spite of its different metric. Formulas for converting Tau to Rho are reviewed; and a table of corresponding values is presented for Tau, Rho, and several related indices. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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