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Prediction, summarization, and interpretation

https://xkcd.com/605/
https://www.smbc-comics.com/index.php?db=comics&id=2328#comic
https://www.smbc-comics.com/comic/2015-02-02
https://xkcd.com/2048/
https://xkcd.com/1725/ — Note: I’m not a huge fan of this one; regression with low R² has value in certain cases.

Experimentation

https://xkcd.com/882/
https://www.smbc-comics.com/comic/empirical-economics
https://xkcd.com/1478/. Note — if it isn’t obvious: this is not a guide.

Conditional Expectation

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Nikhil Garg

Nikhil Garg

I study CS/Econ and applications to socio-technical issues. Blog about books and technical issues. PhD Stanford, BS/BA UT Austin. gargnikhil.com

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