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Revisiting Case IV: A reassessment of bias and standard errors of Case IV under range restriction.
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PMID:  23046339     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
In 2004, Hunter and Schmidt proposed a correction (called Case IV) that seeks to estimate disattenuated correlations when selection is made on an unmeasured variable. Although Case IV is an important theoretical development in the range restriction literature, it makes an untestable assumption, namely that the partial correlation between the unobserved selection variable and the performance measure is zero. We show in this paper why this assumption may be difficult to meet and why previous simulations have failed to detect the full extent of bias. We use meta-analytic literature to investigate the plausible range of bias. We also show how Case IV performs in terms of standard errors. Finally, we give practical recommendations about how the contributions of Hunter and Schmidt (2004) can be extended without making such stringent assumptions.
Dustin A Fife; Jorge L Mendoza; Robert Terry
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-10-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of mathematical and statistical psychology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  2044-8317     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Math Stat Psychol     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
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Created Date:  2012-10-10     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  0004047     Medline TA:  Br J Math Stat Psychol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2012 The British Psychological Society.
Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, USA.
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