SIMPSON'S PARADOX

a phenomenon that occurs when raw data from 2 or more studies are merged and the results differ from those of just the one study.

SIMPSON'S PARADOX: "Simpson's paradox only occurs when data is merged."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SIMPSON'S PARADOX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/simpsons-paradox/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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