Browsing articles in "Pro Bono Statistics"

Pro Bono Statistics: Democracy and statistical sampling

Yoram Gat’s third column considers whether democracy would be better served by sortition: For about 2,500 years, statistical sampling was closely linked with democracy. “Selection by lot is natural to [ More.. ]


Pro Bono Statistics: Learning as the replication of knowledge

Yoram Gat writes in his second column: I remember a few scattered comments by professors, which I heard or overheard as a graduate student and which gave a glimpse into [ More.. ]


Pro Bono Statistics: Statistics in the Public Interest

Yoram Gat, one of our new Contributing Editors, describes himself in his blog (also called Pro Bono Statistics) like this: “I am a statistician and software engineer, living in Israel. [ More.. ]



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