Ranald Roderick Macdonald

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Ranald Roderick Macdonald
Born 1945
Died 2007
Nationality British
Known for significance testing
Scientific career
Fields Mathematical psychology

Ranald Roderick Macdonald (1945–2007) was a British mathematician and psychologist. He was known for his contribution to the foundations of significance testing.[1]


  1. ^ Smith, Philip T (May 2009). "Ranald Macdonald and statistical inference". The British journal of mathematical and statistical psychology. England. 62 (Pt 2): 195–9. ISSN 0007-1102. PMID 19351454. doi:10.1348/000711009X426154.