R Dataset / Package pscl / admit

Submitted by pmagunia on March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM
Dataset License
GNU General Public License v2.0
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dataset-76383.csv 1.91 KB
Documentation

Applications to a Political Science PhD Program

Description

Ordinal ratings (faculty evaluations) of applicants to a Political Science PhD Program.

Usage

data(admit)

Format

A data frame with 106 observations on the following 6 variables.

score

an ordered factor with levels 1 < 2 < 3 < 4 < 5

gre.quant

applicant's score on the quantitative section of the GRE; the maximum score is 800

gre.verbal

applicant's score on the verbal section of the GRE; the maximum score is 800

ap

1 if the applicant indicated an interest in American politics; 0 otherwise

pt

1 if the applicant indicated an interest in Political Theory; 0 otherwise

female

1 for female applicants; 0 otherwise

References

Jackman, Simon. 2004. "What Do We Learn From Graduate Admissions Committees?: A Multiple-Rater, Latent Variable Model, with Incomplete Discrete and Continuous Indicators." Political Analysis. 12(4):400-424.

Examples

data(admit)
summary(admit)
## ordered probit model
op1 <- MASS::polr(score ~ gre.quant + gre.verbal + ap + pt + female,
            Hess=TRUE,
            data=admit,
            method="probit")
summary(op1)
hitmiss(op1)
logLik(op1)
pR2(op1)   
--

Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.

Documentation License
GNU General Public License v2.0

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