[R] Kendall tau a, b, or c

Jeff Reichman re|chm@nj @end|ng |rom @bcg|ob@|@net
Thu Jun 14 23:19:27 CEST 2018


Thank you - that will save me some time.


-----Original Message-----
From: Marc Schwartz <marc_schwartz using me.com> 
Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2018 4:07 PM
To: JEFFERY REICHMAN <reichmanj using sbcglobal.net>
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Subject: Re: [R] Kendall tau a, b, or c

> On Jun 14, 2018, at 4:04 PM, JEFFERY REICHMAN <reichmanj using sbcglobal.net>
> r-help Forum
> Is there a function to calculate either Kendall tau a, b, or c.  It
appears the Kendall library only calculates tau b.  Just wanted to check
before writing a function to calculate the concordant and discordant pairs.
Then its pretty easy.
> jeff

Hi Jeff,

Take a look at my Github Gist here:


I have b and c (among other measures), and supporting functions to calculate
concordant and discordant pairs.


Marc Schwartz

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