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Adrian W. Bowman

Statistics & Probability Letters, 2018, vol. 136, issue C, 34-36

Abstract: The expression big data is often used in a manner which implies that immediate insight is readily available. Unfortunately, this raises unrealistic expectations. A model which encapsulates the powerful concepts of statistical thinking remains an invaluable component of good analysis.

Keywords: Big data; Statistical models (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
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