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Re: st: A vvvvvery naive question about "controll for"


From   Chris Kopp <kopp@soz.unibe.ch>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: A vvvvvery naive question about "controll for"
Date   Sat, 15 Oct 2005 19:46:14 +0200

"Control for" in the social science lingo refers to the statistical model and not to the real world.

hth, Chris

On Oct 15, 2005, at 19:33, Sean wrote:


absurd conclusion that physicists should learn from social scientists:

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