ERIC Number: EJ584920
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Controlling Error in Multiple Comparisons, with Examples from State-to-State Differences in Educational Achievement.
Williams, Valerie S. L.; Jones, Lyle V.; Tukey, John W.
Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, v24 n1 p42-69 Spr 1999
Illustrates and compares three alternative procedures to adjust significance levels for multiplicity: (1) the traditional Bonferroni technique; (2) a sequential Bonferroni technique; and (3) a sequential approach to control the false discovery rate proposed by Y. Benjamini and Y. Hochberg (1995). Explains advantages of the Benjamini and Hochberg procedure. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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