Nate Silver addresses assembled statisticians at this year’s JSM

Nate Silver of 538 fame gave the President’s invited address this year at the Joint Statistical Meeting in Montreal. Nate began his talk by pointing out that because of his efforts to bring statistical rigor to topics usually covered by journalists he is often portrayed as a kind of statistical journalist. … Nate went on to structure his talk about the links between journalism and statistics by presenting 11 principles for journalists: [cont.]

Joseph Rickert, Revolution Analytics