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Biased and Inefficient

I’m a statistical researcher in Auckland.

  • By Thomas Lumley
  • Based in New Zealand
  • Roughly three posts per month
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Month starting Posts
Jul 2022 4
Aug 2022 1
Sep 2022 2
Oct 2022 1
Nov 2022 2
Dec 2022 3
Jan 2023 1
Feb 2023 3
Mar 2023 4
Apr 2023 1
May 2023 2
Jun 2023 1
Jul 2023 0
Aug 2023 2
Sep 2023 0
Oct 2023 0
Nov 2023 2
Dec 2023 4
Jan 2024 3
Feb 2024 0
Mar 2024 3
Apr 2024 4

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Most recent posts

Importance weights
When I wrote about weights I mentioned that there was in some senses a fourth type of weights after sampling weights, precision weights, and frequency weights. The idea is that sometimes you have weights that …
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Assumptions
One problem in teaching statistics and communicating statistics and so on is “assumptions”. In fact, there’s at least two problems: Necessary vs sufficient The first problem is in maths communication. In maths you write down …
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Quantitative graphics?
Two interesting examples from my e-bike: The first is common in e-bikes. The charge indicator is a set of five little rectangles inside a battery outline, which makes sense. It’s very non-linear, though. The first …
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