Misleading vote reporting

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/06/misleading-vote-reporting/Someone pointed me to this: The top few candidates looked like what I’d remembered hearing, but I was surprised that Yang did so poorly. Just

Advice for a Young Economist at Heart

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/06/advice-for-a-young-economist-at-heart/Shoumitro Chatterjee, who sent me that paper we discussed yesterday, writes: I [Chatterjee] recently finished my PhD in economics from Princeton and am starting as

StanCon 2020: August 11-14. Registration now open!

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/05/stancon-2020-august-11-14-registration-now-open/The 5th Stan Conference will be at Oregon State University on August 11-14, 2020. Register here: https://stancon2020.eventbrite.com The four-day event will be two days of

Abuse of expectation notation

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/05/abuse-of-expectation-notation/I’ve been reading a lot of statistical and computational literature and it seems like expectation notation is absued as shorthand for integrals by decorating the

The importance of measurement in psychology

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/04/the-importance-of-measurement-in-psychology/Gunter Trendler (whose work on measurement in psychology we discussed last year) writes: I’m aware that theoretical work on measurement is perceived by most psychologists

Fugitive and cloistered virtues

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/03/fugitive-and-cloistered-virtues/ There’s a new revolution, a loud evolution that I saw. Born of confusion and quiet collusion of which mostly I’ve known. — Lana Del Ray

Fugitive and cloistered virtues

https://statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu/2020/02/03/fugitive-and-cloistered-virtues/ There’s a new revolution, a loud evolution that I saw. Born of confusion and quiet collusion of which mostly I’ve known. — Lana Del Ray