Shanghai Rankings: Correlations Between Indicators

International“This is, I hope, the first of a series. Maybe THE and QS next week. If we want to compare the utility of university rankings one attribute to consider is internal consistency. Here, the correlation between the various indicators can tell us a lot. If the correlation between a pair of indicators is 0.90 or above we can assume that these indicators are essentially measuring the same thing …” (more)

[University Ranking Watch, 23 August]

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