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Linear versus logistic regression when the dependent variable is a dichotomy


  • Ottar Hellevik



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  • Ottar Hellevik, 2009. "Linear versus logistic regression when the dependent variable is a dichotomy," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, vol. 43(1), pages 59-74, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:qualqt:v:43:y:2009:i:1:p:59-74
    DOI: 10.1007/s11135-007-9077-3

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    1. Ottar Hellevik, 1983. "Decomposing proportions and differences in proportions: Approaches to contingency-table analysis," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, vol. 18(1), pages 79-111, December.
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