Sunday, November 6, 2011

The Misuse of Statistics

If you follow my blog, then you know that I'm very critical of the quality of many scientific studies. More than a few researchers are publishing studies that use and abuse statistical methodologies in some very creative ways, often resulting in misleading and erroneous conclusions. So naturally I found the following article interesting.

Odds Are, It's Wrong 

1 comment:

  1. Nice article links. Dr. Goodman has been working hard to impart this distinction to many students. But...Bayesian approaches are quite difficult to figure out to apply.