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The American Statistician

2012 - 2016

Continuation of The American Statistician.

Current editor(s): Eric Sampson

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Volume 70, issue 2, 2016

The ASA's Statement on p -Values: Context, Process, and Purpose pp. 129-133 Downloads
Ronald L. Wasserstein and Nicole A. Lazar
Confidence Intervals for the Scale Parameter of Exponential Family of Distributions pp. 134-137 Downloads
Hossein Hoshyarmanesh, Amirhossein Karami and Adel Mohammadpour
Explaining the Importance of Variability to Engineering Students pp. 138-142 Downloads
Pere Grima, Lourdes Rodero and Xavier Tort-Martorell
A Note on the Relationship Between the Phi Coefficient and the Tetrachoric Correlation Under Nonnormal Underlying Distributions pp. 143-148 Downloads
Hakan Demirtas
Training the Next Generation of Statisticians: From Head to Heart pp. 149-151 Downloads
Henry S. Lynn
A Statistical Approach to Crime Linkage pp. 152-165 Downloads
Michael D. Porter
Analogies for Helping Clinicians and Investigators Better Understand the Principles and Practice of Biostatistics pp. 166-170 Downloads
Martin L. Lesser, Meredith B. Akerman and Nina Kohn
Simple Estimation Intervals for Poisson, Exponential, and Inverse Gaussian Means Obtained by Symmetrizing the Likelihood Function pp. 171-180 Downloads
Eloísa Díaz-Francés
Statistical Modeling to Inform Optimal Game Strategy: Markov Plays H-O-R-S-E pp. 181-186 Downloads
Thaddeus Tarpey and R. Todd Ogden
Best Practices for Biostatistical Consultation and Collaboration in Academic Health Centers pp. 187-194 Downloads
Susan M. Perkins, Peter Bacchetti, Cynthia S. Davey, Christopher J. Lindsell, Madhu Mazumdar, Robert A. Oster, Peter N. Peduzzi, David M. Rocke, Kyle D. Rudser and Mimi Kim
A Simple Two-Sample Bayesian t -Test for Hypothesis Testing pp. 195-201 Downloads
Min Wang and Guangying Liu
Variations of Q -- Q Plots: The Power of Our Eyes! pp. 202-214 Downloads
Adam Loy, Lendie Follett and Heike Hofmann
Confidence Intervals and the Within-the-Bar Bias pp. 215-220 Downloads
Christopher S. Pentoney and Dale E. Berger
Letter to the Editor pp. 224-224 Downloads
Saralees Nadarajah

Volume 70, issue 1, 2016

Samurai Sudoku-Based Space-Filling Designs for Data Pooling pp. 1-8 Downloads
Xu Xu, Peter Z. G. Qian and Qing Liu
Characterizing Dirichlet Priors pp. 9-17 Downloads
Marcio A. Diniz, Jasper De Bock and Arthur Van Camp
Average Entropy: A New Uncertainty Measure with Application to Image Segmentation pp. 18-24 Downloads
Omar A. Kittaneh, Mohammad A. U. Khan, Muhammed Akbar and Husam A. Bayoud
The Advantages of Using Group Means in Estimating the Lorenz Curve and Gini Index From Grouped Data pp. 25-32 Downloads
Merritt Lyon, Li C. Cheung and Joseph L. Gastwirth
The p -Value You Can’t Buy pp. 33-38 Downloads
Eugene Demidenko
Evaluating the Validity of Post-Hoc Subgroup Inferences: A Case Study pp. 39-46 Downloads
Joseph J. Lee and Donald B. Rubin
The Central Role of Bayes’ Theorem for Joint Estimation of Causal Effects and Propensity Scores pp. 47-54 Downloads
Corwin Matthew Zigler
A New Approach to ANOVA Methods for Autocorrelated Data pp. 55-62 Downloads
Robert Lund, Gang Liu and Qin Shao
Misunderstood and Unattributed: Revisiting M. H. Doolittle's Measures of Association, With a Note on Bayes’ Theorem pp. 63-73 Downloads
Timothy W. Armistead
Self-Calibrating Quantile--Quantile Plots pp. 74-90 Downloads
R. Wayne Oldford
k -POD: A Method for k -Means Clustering of Missing Data pp. 91-99 Downloads
Jocelyn T. Chi, Eric C. Chi and Richard G. Baraniuk
Bootstrapping a Universal Pivot When Nuisance Parameters are Estimated pp. 100-107 Downloads
John E. Angus
An Example of an Improvable Rao--Blackwell Improvement, Inefficient Maximum Likelihood Estimator, and Unbiased Generalized Bayes Estimator pp. 108-113 Downloads
Tal Galili and Isaac Meilijson
Even More Direct Calculation of the Variance of a Maximum Penalized-Likelihood Estimator pp. 114-118 Downloads
Iain L. MacDonald and Brendon M. Lapham
Privacy, Big Data, and the Public Good: Frameworks for Engagement pp. 119-119 Downloads
Philip B. Stark
Letter to the Editor pp. 127-127 Downloads
Stephen M. Stigler

Volume 69, issue 4, 2015

Teaching the Next Generation of Statistics Students to “Think With Data”: Special Issue on Statistics and the Undergraduate Curriculum pp. 259-265 Downloads
Nicholas Horton and Johanna S. Hardin
Mere Renovation is Too Little Too Late: We Need to Rethink our Undergraduate Curriculum from the Ground Up pp. 266-282 Downloads
George Cobb
Teaching Statistics at Google-Scale pp. 283-291 Downloads
Nicholas Chamandy, Omkar Muralidharan and Stefan Wager
Explorations in Statistics Research: An Approach to Expose Undergraduates to Authentic Data Analysis pp. 292-299 Downloads
Deborah Nolan and Duncan Temple Lang
Beyond Normal: Preparing Undergraduates for the Work Force in a Statistical Consulting Capstone pp. 300-306 Downloads
Byran J. Smucker and A. John Bailer
A Framework for Infusing Authentic Data Experiences Within Statistics Courses pp. 307-314 Downloads
Scott D. Grimshaw
Fostering Conceptual Understanding in Mathematical Statistics pp. 315-325 Downloads
Jennifer L. Green and Erin E. Blankenship
The Second Course in Statistics: Design and Analysis of Experiments? pp. 326-333 Downloads
Natalie J. Blades, G. Bruce Schaalje and William F. Christensen
A Data Science Course for Undergraduates: Thinking With Data pp. 334-342 Downloads
Ben Baumer
Data Science in Statistics Curricula: Preparing Students to “Think with Data” pp. 343-353 Downloads
J. Hardin, R. Hoerl, Nicholas Horton, D. Nolan, B. Baumer, O. Hall-Holt, P. Murrell, R. Peng, P. Roback, D. Temple Lang and M. D. Ward
Using Online Game-Based Simulations to Strengthen Students’ Understanding of Practical Statistical Issues in Real-World Data Analysis pp. 354-361 Downloads
Shonda Kuiper and Rodney X. Sturdivant
Combating Anti-Statistical Thinking Using Simulation-Based Methods Throughout the Undergraduate Curriculum pp. 362-370 Downloads
Nathan Tintle, Beth Chance, George Cobb, Soma Roy, Todd Swanson and Jill VanderStoep
What Teachers Should Know About the Bootstrap: Resampling in the Undergraduate Statistics Curriculum pp. 371-386 Downloads
Tim C. Hesterberg
Incorporating Statistical Consulting Case Studies in Introductory Time Series Courses pp. 387-396 Downloads
Davit Khachatryan
Developing a New Interdisciplinary Computational Analytics Undergraduate Program: A Qualitative-Quantitative-Qualitative Approach pp. 397-408 Downloads
Scotland Leman, Leanna House and Andrew Hoegh
From Curriculum Guidelines to Learning Outcomes: Assessment at the Program Level pp. 409-416 Downloads
Beth Chance and Roxy Peck
Program Assessment for an Undergraduate Statistics Major pp. 417-424 Downloads
Allison Amanda Moore and Jennifer J. Kaplan

Volume 69, issue 3, 2015

Another Remark on the Alternative Expectation Formula pp. 157-159 Downloads
Liang Hong
A Classroom Approach to the Construction of an Approximate Confidence Interval of a Poisson Mean Using One Observation pp. 160-164 Downloads
Per Gösta Andersson
Bayesian Variable Selection Under Collinearity pp. 165-173 Downloads
Joyee Ghosh and Andrew E. Ghattas
Discreteness Causes Bias in Percentage-Based Comparisons: A Case Study From Educational Testing pp. 174-181 Downloads
Darrick Yee and Andrew Ho
A New Test for Short Memory in Long Memory Time Series pp. 182-190 Downloads
Timothy A. C. Hughes and Jaechoul Lee
Understanding and Addressing the Unbounded "Likelihood" Problem pp. 191-200 Downloads
Shiyao Liu, Huaiqing Wu and William Q. Meeker
A Statistical Framework for Hypothesis Testing in Real Data Comparison Studies pp. 201-212 Downloads
Anne-Laure Boulesteix, Robert Hable, Sabine Lauer and Manuel J. A. Eugster
The Challenges in Developing an Online Applied Statistics Program: Lessons Learned at Penn State University pp. 213-220 Downloads
Derek S. Young, Glenn F. Johnson, Mosuk Chow and James L. Rosenberger
On Two General Classes of Discrete Bivariate Distributions pp. 221-230 Downloads
Hyunju Lee and Ji Hwan Cha
What Your Future Doctor Should Know About Statistics: Must-Include Topics for Introductory Undergraduate Biostatistics pp. 231-240 Downloads
Brigitte Baldi and Jessica Utts
On Probabilistic Proofs of Certain Binomial Identities pp. 241-243 Downloads
P. Vellaisamy
Letter to the Editor pp. 253-254 Downloads
R. Dennis Cook, Liliana Forzani and Adam Rothman
Reply pp. 254-255 Downloads
Thaddeus Tarpey, R. Todd Ogden, Eva Petkova and Ronald Christensen
Reply pp. 255-256 Downloads
Peng Ding
Kirk, J.L., and Fay, M.P. "An Introduction to Practical Sequential Inferences Via Single-Arm Binary Response Studies Using the Binseqtest R Package," The American Statistician, 68, 230-242 pp. 256-257 Downloads
Iliana Ignatova, Roland Deutsch and Don Edwards
Nontransitivity, Correlation, and Causation pp. 257-257 Downloads
Emil M. Friedman
Evidence-Based Data Analysis: Protecting the World From Bad Code? Comment by Veresoglou and Rillig pp. 257-257 Downloads
Stavros D. Veresoglou and Matthias C. Rillig

Volume 69, issue 2, 2015

Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of ASA pp. 64-67 Downloads
Christy Chuang-Stein, Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan, Marcus Berzofsky, Amy Herring, Fred Hulting, John McKenzie, Dionne Price, Stephen Stigler, George Williams and Ronald Wasserstein
A Brief History of the American Statistical Association, 1990-2014 pp. 68-78 Downloads
Robert L. Mason and John D. McKenzie
ASA Presidents and Executive Directors Look Back on their Terms in Office pp. 79-85 Downloads
James J. Cochran
Challenges and Opportunities for Statistics in the Next 25 Years pp. 86-90 Downloads
Jon R. Kettenring, Kenneth J. Koehler and John D. McKenzie Jr.
Who Will Celebrate Our 200th Anniversary? Growing the Next Generation of ASA Members pp. 91-95 Downloads
Robert N. Rodriguez
Communicating the Power and Impact of Our Profession: A Heads Up for the Next Executive Directors of the ASA pp. 96-99 Downloads
Ron Wasserstein
The Many Facets of Statistics Education: 175 Years of Common Themes pp. 100-107 Downloads
Jessica Utts
The Influence of Biostatistics at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute pp. 108-120 Downloads
David L. DeMets, Janet Turk Wittes and Nancy L. Geller
Advanced Placement Statistics: Expanding the Scope of Statistics Education pp. 121-126 Downloads
Allan J. Rossman, Roy St. Laurent and Josh Tabor
Recent Developments and Their Implications for the Future of Academic Statistical Consulting Centers pp. 127-137 Downloads
Eric A. Vance
Challenges and Opportunities for Statistics and Statistical Education: Looking Back, Looking Forward pp. 138-145 Downloads
Nicholas Horton
On the Computation of Gauss Hypergeometric Functions pp. 146-148 Downloads
Saralees Nadarajah
There's Nothing Wrong With Clopper-Pearson Binomial Confidence Limits pp. 154-155 Downloads
Robert Easterling
Reply pp. 155-156 Downloads
Mark F. Schilling and Jimmy A. Doi

Volume 69, issue 1, 2015

Has It Really Been Demonstrated That Most Genomic Research Findings Are False? pp. 1-4 Downloads
Gregory P. Samsa
Markov's Inequality and Chebyshev's Inequality for Tail Probabilities: A Sharper Image pp. 5-7 Downloads
Joel E. Cohen
The Absolute Difference Law For Expectations pp. 8-10 Downloads
Liang Hong
Ethical Numbers: Ethics Training in U.S. Graduate Statistics Programs, 2013-2014 pp. 11-16 Downloads
Lisa M. Lee, Frances A. McCarty and Tenny R. Zhang
Did the Military Interventions in the Mexican Drug War Increase Violence? pp. 17-27 Downloads
Valeria Espinosa and Donald B. Rubin
Monotone B-Spline Smoothing for a Generalized Linear Model Response pp. 28-33 Downloads
Wei Wang and Dylan S. Small
Biostatistics Faculty and NIH Awards at U.S. Medical Schools pp. 34-40 Downloads
Guangxiang Zhang and John J. Chen
Maximizing Probability Bounds Under Moment-Matching Restrictions pp. 41-44 Downloads
Stephen Portnoy
A Note on the Minimax Solution for the Two-Stage Group Testing Problem pp. 45-52 Downloads
Yaakov Malinovsky and Paul S. Albert
Letter to the Editor pp. 62-62 Downloads
Spyros Missiakoulis
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