Andrew Gelman

Andrew Gelman is a professor of statistics and political science at Columbia University and author of several books, including Bayesian Data Analysis, Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks, and Red State Blue State Rich State Poor State: Why Americans Vote the Way They Do.

May 8 2014 11:19 AMThe Paradox of RacismWhy the new book by the New York Times’ Nicholas Wade is both plausible and preposterous.
July 24 2013 12:37 PMToo Good to Be TrueStatistics may say that women wear red when they’re fertile … but you can’t always trust statistics.
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Dec. 18 2014 11:48 AM Behind the Year of Outrage  Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014.