Ted Thompson

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W e propose a remedy for the discrepancy between the way political scientists analyze data with missing values and the recommendations of the statistics community. Methodologists and statisticians agree that " multiple imputation " is a superior approach to the problem of missing data scattered through one's explanatory and dependent variables than the(More)
  • Joseph R Ferrari, Ted Thompson, J R Edu Ferrari, T Au, Thompson
  • 2015
Two studies examined impostor fears, self-handicapping and self-presentational concerns. In Study 1 (113 women, 52 men), impostor fears were significantly related to social desirability (low self-deception over impression management), perfectionistic cognitions, and non-display of imperfection to others. In Study 2, 72 women were exposed either to(More)
BACKGROUND Self-handicapping refers to the practice on the part of certain individuals to handicap their performance when poor performance is likely to reveal low ability. Noncontingent success (feedback that is inflated relative to performance) is more likely to promote self-handicapping behaviour than noncontingent failure (failure feedback based on false(More)
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