## Ordinary Least Squares and Logistic Regression Analysis

*David Sanders and Malcolm Brynin*

### in Research Strategies in the Social Sciences: A Guide to New Approaches

- Published in print:
- 1998
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780198292371
- eISBN:
- 9780191600159
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0198292376.003.0003
- Subject:
- Political Science, Reference

Setting out the basic regression model, and comparing the analytic efficacy of the OLS the model and its extension to logistic regression.

## Regression with a Polytomous Dependent Variable Regression with a Polytomous Dependent Variable

*John G. Orme and Terri Combs-Orme*

### in Multiple Regression with Discrete Dependent Variables

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195329452
- eISBN:
- 9780199864812
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329452.003.0003
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter describes the use of multinomial logistic regression (also known as polytomous or nominal logistic or logit regression or the discrete choice model), a method for modeling relationships ... More

## Identifying factors associated with the spatial distribution of disease

*Dirk U. Pfeiffer, Timothy P. Robinson, Mark Stevenson, Kim B. Stevens, David J. Rogers, and Archie C. A. Clements*

### in Spatial Analysis in Epidemiology

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780198509882
- eISBN:
- 9780191709128
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509882.003.0007
- Subject:
- Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter presents analytical techniques of regression and discrimination as a means of quantifying the effect of a set of explanatory variables on the spatial distribution of a particular ... More

## Statistical Alternatives and Supplements to Random Sampling

*Patrick Dattalo*

### in Strategies to Approximate Random Sampling and Assignment

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780195378351
- eISBN:
- 9780199864645
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378351.003.0003
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter describes the following alternatives and complements to RS in terms of their assumptions, implementations, strengths, and weaknesses: (1) randomization tests; (2) multiple imputation; ... More

## Introduction to consumer credit and credit scoring

*Lyn C. Thomas*

### in Consumer Credit Models: Pricing, Profit and Portfolios

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199232130
- eISBN:
- 9780191715914
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232130.003.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Finance

This chapter outlines what is meant by a credit score, why it is an integral part of the decision process in lending to consumers, and how credit scoring systems are built. After describing the ... More

## The Analysis of Binary Data: Logistic Model II

*Steve Selvin*

### in Statistical Analysis of Epidemiologic Data

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195172805
- eISBN:
- 9780199865697
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172805.003.08
- Subject:
- Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The three basic features of the logistic regression model are the appropriateness of binary outcome variables, estimation of adjusted odd ratios as a measure of association, and the effective ... More

## Strategies to Approximate Random Sampling and Assignment

*Patrick Dattalo*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780195378351
- eISBN:
- 9780199864645
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378351.001.0001
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Random sampling (RS) and random assignment (RA) are considered by many researchers to be the definitive methodological procedures for maximizing external and internal validity. However, there is a ... More

## The Discrete-Time Models

*Guo Shenyang*

### in Survival Analysis

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780195337518
- eISBN:
- 9780199864256
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337518.003.0003
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter reviews the first type of multivariate model analyzing time-to-event data: the discrete-time models. The primary feature of this type of model is its approximation of hazard rate by ... More

## Redundancy: Environment Structure That Simple Heuristics Can Exploit

*Jörg Rieskamp and Anja Dieckmann*

### in Ecological Rationality: Intelligence in the World

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- May 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780195315448
- eISBN:
- 9780199932429
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315448.003.0056
- Subject:
- Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

This chapter argues that information redundancy in environments has a major impact on the accuracy and frugality of inference heuristics. In a simulation study, under high information redundancy ... More

## Multiple Regression with Discrete Dependent Variables

*John G. Orme and Terri Combs-Orme*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195329452
- eISBN:
- 9780199864812
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329452.001.0001
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This book presents detailed discussions of regression models that are appropriate for discrete dependent variables, including dichotomous, polychotomous, ordered, and count variables. The major ... More

## Advanced Statistical Analysis

*Harvey Checkoway, Neil Pearce, and David Kriebel*

### in Research Methods in Occupational Epidemiology

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195092424
- eISBN:
- 9780199864553
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195092424.003.0009
- Subject:
- Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Stratified analyses may not be feasible if there are multiple exposure categories or two or more than two or three confounders. In this situation, multiple regression methods are required. This ... More

## Nonspatial Statistical Modeling of Plant Diversity

*Thomas J. Stohlgren*

### in Measuring Plant Diversity: Lessons from the Field

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780195172331
- eISBN:
- 9780199790395
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172331.003.0013
- Subject:
- Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

This chapter presents selected examples of non-spatial statistical modeling of plant diversity including correlation and simple regression, multiple regression, path coefficient analysis, canonical ... More

## The Analysis of Contingency Table Data: Logistic Model I

*Steve Selvin*

### in Statistical Analysis of Epidemiologic Data

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195172805
- eISBN:
- 9780199865697
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172805.003.07
- Subject:
- Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the use of a logistic regression model to analyze data classified into a multiway table. Topics covered include the simplest model, the 2 x 2 x 2 table, the 2 x k table, the 2 ... More

## Naïve, Fast, and Frugal Trees for Classification

*Laura F. Martignon, Konstantinos V. Katsikopoulos, and Jan K. Woike*

### in Ecological Rationality: Intelligence in the World

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- May 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780195315448
- eISBN:
- 9780199932429
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315448.003.0106
- Subject:
- Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Human-Technology Interaction

Naïve, fast, and frugal trees model simple classification strategies that ignore cue dependencies and process cues sequentially, one at a time. At every level of such a tree a classification is made ... More

## Local Regression and Likelihood

*Partha P. Mitra and Hemant Bokil*

### in Observed Brain Dynamics

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195178081
- eISBN:
- 9780199864829
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178081.003.0013
- Subject:
- Neuroscience, Techniques, Molecular and Cellular Systems

Local regression and likelihood methods are nonparametric approaches for fitting regression functions and probability distributions to data. This chapter discusses the basic ideas behind these ... More

## Internal Evidence for Continuity and Contact

*Ricardo Otheguy and Ana Celia Zentella*

### in Spanish in New York: Language Contact, Dialectal Leveling, and Structural Continuity

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199737406
- eISBN:
- 9780199918621
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737406.003.0008
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The study of internal (grammatical and discourse‐communicative) independent variables is distinguished from external social variables. Multivariate analysis is now logistic regression. Explanations ... More

## Analysis of DNA methylation in cancer

*Fabian Model, Jörn Lewin, Catherine Lofton-Day, and Gunter Weiss*

### in Statistics and Informatics in Molecular Cancer Research

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- September 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199532872
- eISBN:
- 9780191714467
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532872.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Biostatistics

This chapter gives an overview of algorithms and statistical methods used for measuring and analyzing DNA methylation in cancer research. It starts with a short introduction into the biology of DNA ... More

## Gibbs sampling for ordinary, robust and logistic regression with Laplace priors

*Robert B Gramacy*

### in Bayesian Theory and Applications

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- May 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199695607
- eISBN:
- 9780191744167
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695607.003.0023
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter reviews the ideas behind the Gibbs samplers for both ordinary least squares (OLS) and logistic regression under regularization, focusing on the Laplace prior. The chapter is organized as ... More

## Worked Examples

*Patrick Dattalo*

### in Determining Sample Size: Balancing Power, Precision, and Practicality

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195315493
- eISBN:
- 9780199865475
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315493.003.0006
- Subject:
- Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter demonstrates a priori sample size determination strategies presented in previous chapters. Specifically, for each procedure, minimum sample size are estimated with power analysis and ... More

## Multi‐Level Modelling and Contingent Valuation

*Ian H. Langford and Ian J. Bateman*

### in Valuing Environmental Preferences: Theory and Practice of the Contingent Valuation Method in the US, EU , and developing Countries

- Published in print:
- 2001
- Published Online:
- November 2003
- ISBN:
- 9780199248919
- eISBN:
- 9780191595950
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/0199248915.003.0012
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter explores, in an introductory manner, the potential advantages of using multi‐level modelling in a range of contingent valuation (CV) survey designs. Section 12.2 briefly reviews the ... More