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Who's Number One? [electronic resource]: The Science of Rating and Ranking

Amy N. Langville and Carl D. Meyer
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Princeton [N.J.] : Princeton University Press, c2012.
Language
English
ISBN
9780691154220 (alk. paper), 0691154228 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • Introduction to ranking
  • Massey's method
  • Colley's method
  • Keener's method
  • Elo's system
  • The Markov method
  • The offense-defense rating method
  • Ranking by reordering methods
  • Point spreads
  • User preference ratings
  • Handling ties
  • Incorporating weights
  • "What if
  • " scenarios and sensitivity
  • Rank aggregation : part 1
  • Rank aggregation : part 2
  • Methods of comparison
  • Data
  • Epilogue.
Description
Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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