Evaluation Glossary

Rater Effect

The tendency for a rater to assign ratings consistently higher or lower than those of other raters.

Source

Myford, C. M., & Wolfe, E. W. (2004). Detecting and measuring rater effects using many-facet Rasch measurement: Part II. Journal of Applied Measurement, 5, 189-227.

Related Terms

Similar-to-me Effect