Reading: Reading Skills data

Description Format Details Source References

Description

Data for assessing the contribution of non-verbal IQ to children's reading skills in dyslexic and non-dyslexic children.

Format

A data frame containing 44 observations on 3 variables.

accuracy

a reading score.

dyslexia

a factor indicating wheter the child is dyslexic.

iq

a quantitative measure of the children's non verbal abilities.

Details

The data were originally analyzed by Pammer and Kevan (2004) and successively used by Smithson and Verkuilen (2006) and by Migliorati et al. (2018).

Source

betareg.

References

Smithson, M., and Verkuilen, J. (2006). A Better Lemon Squeezer? Maximum-Likelihood Regression with Beta-Distributed Dependent Variables. Psychological Methods, 11(7), 54–71.

Cribari-Neto, F., and Zeileis, A. (2010). Beta Regression in R. Journal of Statistical Software, 34(2), 1–24.

Migliorati, S., Di Brisco, A. M., Ongaro, A. (2018). A New Regression Model for Bounded Responses. Bayesian Analysis, 13(3), 845–872. doi:10.1214/17-BA1079


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