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HBCU Money™ Business Book Feature – Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science

“Explains our global economy in a way that is (gasp!) actually entertaining.”—Book Magazine

Finally! A book about economics that won’t put you to sleep. In fact, you won’t be able to put this bestseller down. 110 more words

Books

A critique of “Naked Statistics” (Or, where is Rev. Bayes?)

We finally got around to reading Charles Wheelan’s 250+ page defense of frequentist methods in his 2013 book “Naked Statistics.” (Curiously, his book was published a year… 606 more words

Bayesian Reasoning

Book Review: Naked Economics by Charles Wheelan

I know I did a movie review the other day, but I’ve been busy with back to school errands. I think I’ll have to back down from daily posts when school starts back up, as time will be an issue. 170 more words

Society

Book Review- Naked Statistics by Charles Wheelan

Hello World,

I was looking for an interesting book about statistics and probability at Barnes and Noble. The robin-egg blue spine of Naked Statistics caught my eye. 535 more words

Brain

The Centrist Review: Opinion: Solomon Kleinsmith: The Centrist/Moderate False Equivalence Deception

The Centrist Review: Opinion: Solomon Kleinsmith: The Centrist/Moderate False Equivalence/Deception

The problem that I believe that Centrists have and my question would be what is a Centrist, but the problem that I believe they have is exactly that. 627 more words

Independent

Critical Thinking Meets Your Inner Cent

Sometimes I wonder just how customary it is of pundits these days to do all the work for you in forming your opinion…

I can just see them now, carefully crafting just the right mix of metaphor and simile to lay the smack down just hard enough to make your minds meld.  213 more words

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