Linear Regression 2 A Practical Guide

The second session on regression will look at using regression models in practice and address some of the common issues that arise. The use of dummy variables to allow the inclusion of categorical independent variables will be covered and students will be made aware of the existence of alternative modelling techniques for use with categorical dependent variables. The remainder of the session covers regression diagnostics and addressing issues that these raise.

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When

Feb 15, 2019
from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Contact Name

RED

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Recommended Reading

Miles, J. and Shevlin, M. (2000) Applying Regression and Correlation: A Guide for Students and Researchers, London: Sage, chapters 1 and 2.

These chapters provide an introduction to the ideas behind using regression techniques in research.

Field, A. (2013) Discovering Statistics Using SPSS for Windows, fourth edition, London: Sage, chapter 8.

Field’s chapter provides detailed guidance on conducting a regression analysis using SPSS

Who is it for?

Postgraduate Researchers, Academic Staff, Research Staff

How to book

Please fill in your details and submit the booking form below to register for a place on this session. A calendar invite will be sent to you to confirm your place. If you are unable to attend, please do email resdev@le.ac.uk, so that your place can be allocated to someone else.

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