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Empirical logit analysis is not logistic regression

Donnelly, Seamus; Verkuilen, Jay


Many recent psycholinguistic studies have used empirical logit analysis as a substitute for mixed-effects logistic regression. In this paper, we describe the differences between empirical logit analysis and mixed-effects logistic regression and highlight three interacting sources of bias in empirical logit analysis. We then report on two sets of simulations comparing logistic regression and empirical logit analysis. We show that relative to logistic regression, empirical logit analysis...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Memory and Language
DOI: 10.1016/j.jml.2016.10.005


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