Paul R. Yarnold
Optimal Data Analysis, LLC
This study predicts change in magnitude of weekly RG-scores recorded over a year for a single individual. Attributes include weekly numbers of citations, recommendations, reads, and full-text downloads. Events in the transition table are weighted by the absolute product of ipsative standard scores for RG-score (treated as the class variable) and the attribute which is being assessed, thereby maximizing measurement precision, accuracy of prediction, and statistical power.