[R-meta] Use of Hedges 1992 publication bias correction method

Michael Dewey li@t@ @ending from dewey@myzen@co@uk
Thu Sep 27 13:22:03 CEST 2018

Dear Chisio

There are a number of alternative methods mentioned in the CRAN Task 
View on MetaAnalysis https://cran.r-project.org/view=MetaAnalysis. Look 
for the section headed "Unobserved studies".

Michael (maintainer of the task view)

On 27/09/2018 05:38, Chishio Furukawa wrote:
> Dear all,
> I am writing to ask if anyone knows a statistical package that provides
> Hedges (1992) method to correct publication bias. It assumes that
> publication probability is a step function of p-value, and provides
> estimates using the maximum likelihood with assumptions that the underlying
> distributions are normal. It is commonly used in economics, but I could not
> find packages that automate this approach.
> Please let me know if anyone knows about this!
> Best regards,
> Chishio


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