# Oxford Index Search Results

## You are looking at 1-20 of 2,897 items for:

dependent variable x clear all

## dependent variable

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

In research methods and statistics, a variable that is potentially liable to be influenced by one or more independent variables. The purpose of an experiment is typically to determine...

## Dependent Variable

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 70 words.

1. A variable the value of which is dependent on the effect of other variable(s)— independent variable(s)—in the relationship under

## Dependent Variable

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 72 words.

1. A variable the value of which is dependent on the effect of other variable(s)—independent variable(s)—in the relationship under

## dependent variable

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 55 words.

In statistics, the variable which is thought might be influenced by certain other *explanatory variables. In *regression, a relationship is sought between the dependent variable and the...

## dependent variable

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

In research methods and statistics, a variable that is potentially liable to be influenced by one or more independent variables. The purpose of an experiment is typically to determine...

## dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 87 words.

Within a particular study, analysis, or model, a dependent variable is the social element whose characteristics or variations are to

## dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 87 words.

Within a particular study, analysis, or model, a dependent variable is the social element whose characteristics or variations are to

## dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 88 words.

In an econometric model, the variable of interest whose behaviour the model attempts to explain and/or predict; in other words, the variable on the left-hand side of a regression equation....

## dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 88 words.

In an econometric model, the variable of interest whose behaviour the model attempts to explain and/or predict; in other words, the variable on the left-hand side of a regression equation....

## dependent variable

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 80 words.

A variable that is acted on or influenced by another variable. For example, in an investigation of the affects of age on running speed, the independent variable ( the age of the athlete) is...

## limited dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 58 words.

A dependent variable that can take values only from a limited set. Important examples are truncated variable, a random variable

## dependent and independent variables

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 212 words.

See also variable.

1. In experimental studies, a dependent variable is an outcome factor on which an independent (‘experimental’

## dependent and independent variables

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 212 words.

See also variable.

1. In experimental studies, a dependent variable is an outcome factor on which an independent (‘experimental’

## dependent and independent variables

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

See also variable.

1. In experimental studies, a dependent variable is an outcome factor on which an independent (‘experimental’ or ‘controlled’) variable...

## limited dependent variable

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A dependent variable that can take values only from a limited set. Important examples are truncated variable, a random variable whose distribution is truncated above or below some specific...

## limited dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 58 words.

A dependent variable that can take values only from a limited set. Important examples are truncated variable, a random variable whose distribution is truncated above or below some specific...

## limited dependent variable

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 58 words.

A dependent variable that can take values only from a limited set. Important examples are truncated variable, a random variable whose distribution is truncated above or below some specific...

## Categorical Dependent Variables

in Introductory Econometrics

March 2011; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. 18069 words.

The previous chapters focused on how one or more explanatory variables contributed to the value of a dependent variable. It was assumed that the dependent variable was continuous and...

## Applications to Limited Dependent Variable Models

in Simulation-based Econometric Methods

January 1997; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. 11421 words.

Presents several applications of the methods presented in the previous chapters to Limited Dependent Variables models. Considers Discrete Choice models, Multivariate Probit Models, Logistic...

## Multiple Regression with Discrete Dependent Variables

May 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Book. 256 pages.

This book presents detailed discussions of regression models that are appropriate for discrete dependent variables, including dichotomous, polychotomous, ordered, and count variables. The...

## Dummy and Ordinal Dependent Variables

in Econometric Methods for Labour Economics

September 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. 10493 words.

In many situations, the question addressed in labour economics is of a binary nature. An individual decides whether to participate or not in the labour force. He or she is either in or out....