ERIC Number: EJ642235
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Detecting Nonlinear Associations, Plus Comments on Testing Hypotheses about the Correlation Coefficient.
Wilcox, Rand R.
Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, v26 n1 p73-83 Spr 2001
Discusses problems in detecting nonlinear associations and investigates the use of two statistics for this purpose. Simulation results suggest that the Cramer-von Mises form of the test statistic is generally better than the Kolmogorov-Smirnov form. Discusses the power of this method. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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