Archive for October, 2009
Friday, October 30th, 2009 Posted in Profession | 3 Comments »
Melbourne Business School did extremely well this year - four successful grants from 5 submitted. I did not apply - so no sour grapes around here! How did statistics do? ... Read more..
Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 Posted in Bayesian, Foundations | 3 Comments »
Here is another post about wrong headed justification of Bayesian over frequentist statistics. As suggested by David Dowe in his comment on my previous post, it is worth pointing out ... Read more..
Monday, October 19th, 2009 Posted in Public Interest, Sport | 5 Comments »
Some simple human characteristics are reasonably close to normal – like height or length of index finger. But more complex human abilities are strongly positively skew. Below is a cute ... Read more..