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ERIC Number: EJ667275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0731-1745
News or Noise? An Analysis of "U.S. News and World Report's" Ranking Scores.
Clarke, Marguerite
Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice, v21 n4 p39-48 Win 2002
Used the jackknife method coupled with a linear regression model to illustrate uncertainty in the overall scores used to rank colleges by "U.S. News and World Report." Results indicate that the top 50 schools in each ranking can be shown to group into 2 or 3 bands. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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