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Misuse of regression for empirical validation of models


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  • Mitchell, P. L.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Agricultural Systems.

    Volume (Year): 54 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 313-326

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:agisys:v:54:y:1997:i:3:p:313-326

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    1. Mayer, D. G. & Stuart, M. A. & Swain, A. J., 1994. "Regression of real-world data on model output: An appropriate overall test of validity," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 45(1), pages 93-104.
    2. Harrison, S. R., 1990. "Regression of a model on real-system output: An invalid test of model validity," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 183-190.
    3. McCarl, Bruce A., 1984. "Model Validation: An Overview with some Emphasis on Risk Models," Review of Marketing and Agricultural Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 52(03), December.
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