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Office Address:    

Department of Mathematics & Statistics

East Tennessee State University

P.O. Box 70663

Johnson City, TN 37614-0711

Phone:  (423) 439-5359

E-Mail: pricejr at etsu dot edu





Math 4047/5047 (T R 11:15-12:35)


Office Hours: M R 2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. and also by appointment






   Ph.D. (1996), Statistics, University of Wyoming


     M.S. (1989), Statistics, The Ohio State University


     M.S. (1986), Mathematics, Youngstown State University


     B.S. (1983), Mathematics, Youngstown State University




Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G.  2000, Estimating a Ratio of Poisson Rates.  Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 34, 345-356.


Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G. 2001, Estimating the Variance of the Sample Median.  Journal of Statistical Computation & Simulation, Vol. 68, 295-305.


Price, R.M. 2001, Letter to the Editor commenting on the article by Alan Agresti and Brian Caffo that appeared in The American Statistician.   The American Statistician, Vol. 55, 261.


Gardner, R.B. and Price, R.M. 2002, Translation Invariance and Finite Additivity in a Probability Measure on the Natural Numbers.  International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences, Vol. 29, No. 10, 585-589.


Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G. 2002, Distribution-Free Confidence Intervals for Difference and Ratio of Medians. Journal of Statistical Computation & Simulation, Vol. 72, No. 2, 119-124.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2002, Statistical Inference for a Linear Function of Medians: Confidence Intervals, Hypothesis Testing and Sample Size Requirements.  Psychological Methods, Vol. 7, No. 3, 370-383.


Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G. 2004, An Improved Confidence Interval for a Linear Function of Binomial Proportions.  Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 45, 449-456.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M.  2005, Inferential Methods for the Tetrachoric Correlation Coefficient. Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, Vol. 30, No. 2, 213-225.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2006, Confidence intervals for a ratio of binomial proportions based on paired data. Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 25, No. 17.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2007, Statistical Inference for Yule Coefficients in 2x2 Tables. Sociological Methods and Research, Vol. 35, No. 3, 429-446.


Dixon, W. Price, R. Watkins, M. and Brink, C. 2007, TouchStat v. 3.00: A New and Improved Monte Carlo Adjunct for the Sequential Touching Task.  Behavior Research Methods, 39(3), 407-414.


Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G. 2008, Confidence Intervals for a Ratio of Two Independent Binomial Proportions. Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 27, 5497-5508.


Kosseifi, S. Bailey, B. Price, R. Roy, T. Byrd, R. and Peiris, A. 2010, The Association between Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Microvascular Complications in Well Controlled Diabetic Patients. Military Medicine, Nov. 175(11):913-6.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2012, Adjusted Wald Confidence Interval for a Difference of Binomial Proportions Based on Paired Data. Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistic, Aug. Vol. 37, No. 4, 479-488


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2013, Meta-analysis methods for risk differences. To appear British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology.


Price, R.M. and Bonett, D.G. 2014, A comparison of two vary coefficient meta-analysis methods for an average risk difference. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation.


Bonett, D.G. and Price, R.M. 2015, Varying Coefficient Meta-Analysis Methods for Odds Ratios and Risk Ratios. Psychological Methods, Vol. 20, No. 1.