Andrew Gelman
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.

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May 8 2014 11:19 AMThe Paradox of RacismWhy the new book by the New York Times’ Nicholas Wade is both plausible and preposterous.
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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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