How to Analyze Paired Comparison Data

  title={How to Analyze Paired Comparison Data},
  author={Kristi Tsukida and Maya R. Gupta},
Thurstone’s Law of Comparative Judgment provides a method to convert subjective paired comparisons into one-dimensional quality scores. Applications include judging quality of different image reconstructions, or different products, or different web search results, etc. This tutorial covers the popular Thurstone Case V model and the Bradley-Terry logistic variant. We describe three approaches to model-fitting: standard least-squares, maximum likelihood, and Bayesian approaches. This tutorial… CONTINUE READING
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