# Research

- The New York Time's Point Shaving SchemeWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Scam email warningEuropean Set Theory Society
- extension (double category theory)nLab
- restriction (double category theory)nLab
- From τὰ φυσικά (ta physika) to physics – XXVIIThe Renaissance Mathematicus
- Confluence in Graph RewritingThe n-Category Café
- Poor Richard's AlmanackThe Universe of Disco
- Manuela SobralnLab
- mixture models [book review]Xi'an's Og
- Back from LondonFreakonometrics
- The River, the Village, and the Fort: Nate Silver’s new book, “On the Edge”Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Math’s base 32 versus Linux’s base 32John D. Cook
- Introduction to Categorical ProbabilityThe n-Category Café
- Guess Which Way?Gödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP
- t’as de beaux jeux, tu sais [endgame]Xi'an's Og
- The New York Times goes to its happy (Trumpless) placeWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- NRL Predictions for Round 24Stats Chat
- Bunnings NPC Predictions for Week 2Stats Chat
- Currie Cup Predictions for Round 7Stats Chat
- AFL Predictions for Week 24Stats Chat
- attending a predatory conferenceXi'an's Og
- What can aspiring political moderates learn from the example of Nelson Rockefeller?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- What does the deficiency depend on?Hydrobates
- I got really annoyed at Ross Douthat this weekend and things got a little heated (and went a bit viral)West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Online activities 12 – 18 AugustEuropean Set Theory Society
- Skew Monoidal Categories Through Triangulations and ExamplesThe n-Category Café
- Always appropriateQuantum Frontiers
- taekwond’or [blue wave#11]Xi'an's Og
- Nature tidbits [23/05/2024]Xi'an's Og
- My pontificatiest AI podcast ever!Shtetl-Optimized
- My suggestion for the 2028 OlympicsStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- no beach [blue wave#10]Xi'an's Og
- Data issues in that paper that claims that TikTok and Instagram have consumption spillovers that lead to negative utilityStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Editing a file without an editorJohn D. Cook
- The combinatorics of Game ShowsComputational Complexity
- JSM 2024, Portland, miniday 4Xi'an's Og
- Prismatic Category TheoryThe n-Category Café
- Benefit of Stanford: Are there connections between unethical behavior in science promotion and cheating in private life?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- refugees, 80 years agoXi'an's Og
- Paris Olympic marathonXi'an's Og
- A result of Bui–Pratt–Zaharescu, and Erdös problem #437What's new
- A result of Bui–Pratt–Zaharescu, and Erdös problem #437What's new
- NeurIPS 2024 workshop on Statistical Frontiers in LLMs and Foundation ModelsStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Ocean’s omnium [blue wave#9]Xi'an's Og
- Crap papers with crude political agendas published in scientific journals: A push-pull problemStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- 1964, 1968, 1980, and now apparently 2004 – – the ever-growing list of historical analogies for this electionWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- StanCon 2024 is in 32 days!Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Szkoła Nauk AktuarialnychFreakonometrics
- End of the week in Cambridge, UKFreakonometrics
- Interpolating the gamma functionJohn D. Cook
- Marshalling the grey cells …Logic Matters
- Nicholas Carlini on LLMs and AI for research programmersStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Dimensional Analysis in Algebra and GeometryThe n-Category Café
- Aris Spanos Guest Post: “On Frequentist Testing: revisiting widely held confusions and misinterpretations”Error Statistics Philosophy
- Johannes Kepler’s preoccupation with the concept of harmony.The Renaissance Mathematicus
- Free Book of Stories, Activities, Computer Demonstrations, and Problems in Applied Regression and Causal InferenceStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- With Procrustean editing, the headline always fits the narrativeWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Probabilistic Scores of Classifiers, Calibration is not EnoughFreakonometrics
- Sequential Conditional Transport on Probabilistic Graphs for Interpretable Counterfactual FairnessFreakonometrics
- Webmentions and POSSE improvementsMath ∩ Programming
- Events in honor of Luca TrevisanWindows On Theory
- Range voting considered harmful11011110
- The Curious Case of Col's Computational ComplexityCombinatorial Game Theory
- Seminario de Matemáticas AplicadasFreakonometrics
- A welcome rant on betting, knowledge, belief, and the foundations of probabilityStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Stuff I wanted to say to the historic district people but didn'tThe Universe of Disco
- Congratulations everyone who chose door number one. You have two months to get your bets in for our next round.West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Unsolicited feedback on your research from the LLMs at largeStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Look at what they tried to take from usThe Universe of Disco
- He wants to compute “the effect of a predictor” (that is, an average predictive comparison) for a hierarchical mixture model. You can do it in Stan!Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- From Biden to Harris – – a view from the ground (mostly)West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Building a Visceral Understanding of Quantum PhenomenaQuantum Frontiers
- Encounter with an anteaterHydrobates
- From Uncertainty to PrecisionFreakonometrics
- Everyday examples of morphisms with one-sided inversesThe Universe of Disco
- Logic of RelativesInquiry Into Inquiry
- NRL Predictions for Round 23Stats Chat
- Bunnings NPC Predictions for Week 1Stats Chat
- Currie Cup Predictions for Round 6Stats Chat
- AFL Predictions for Week 23Stats Chat
- Adverse Adult Research Outcomes Increased After Increased Willingness of Public Health Journals to Publish Absolute CrapStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Panel Discussion on Formalization in MathematicsFormalized Mathematics
- Who reads the headlines, anyway? -- a tale told mostly in tweetsWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Determing which math problems are hard is a hard problemComputational Complexity
- Too clever Monte CarloJohn D. Cook
- Guest Post: Yudi Pawitan: “Update on Behavioral aspects in the statistical significance war-game (‘abandon statistical significance 5 years on’)Error Statistics Philosophy
- Pipewire Sound ServerOR in an OB World
- MLIR — Defining Patterns with PDLLMath ∩ Programming
- Lucy is not a nickname.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Simplicial complexes on groupsPeter Cameron's Blog
- Crash-free path planning11011110
- Relations & Their Relatives • 4Inquiry Into Inquiry
- Evaluating a class of infinite sums in closed formJohn D. Cook
- Kamala Harris gets coveted xkcd endorsement.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Polynomial dialect and mlir-opt tutorial upstreamedMath ∩ Programming
- What are the odds, II: the Venezuelan presidential electionWhat's new
- What are the odds, II: the Venezuelan presidential electionWhat's new
- “The Active Seating Zone (An Educational Experiment)”Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Relations & Their Relatives • 3Inquiry Into Inquiry
- I'm trying to wrap up the New York Times bashing thread but they keep giving me so much materialWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Quark StarsAzimuth
- What’s a generative model? PyMC and Stan editionStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Agent-Based Models (Part 14)Azimuth
- An apparent paradox regarding hypothesis tests and rejection regionsStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Relations & Their Relatives • 2Inquiry Into Inquiry
- The Return of Thursday Tweets -- “Cross of Doge” wins it this weekWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- NRL Predictions for Round 22Stats Chat
- Currie Cup Predictions for Round 5Stats Chat
- A compact non-Frechet space defined using almost disjoint familiesDan Ma's Topology Blog
- Rivoluzioni matematiche: i teoremi di Shannon di Francesca CarforaMaddmaths!
- Site down for maintenanceQuestioning Global Capitalism and Technology
- EpiLPS for estimation of incubation timesStats and R
- Yet More New Ideas and New Functions: Launching Version 14.1 of Wolfram Language & MathematicaStephen Wolfram Writings
- Suspicious data pattern in recent Venezuelan electionStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Linkage11011110
- Relations & Their Relatives • 1Inquiry Into Inquiry
- Age gaps between spouses in U.S., U.K., and IndiaStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- The New York Times Editorial Board loves narratives, but they especially love narratives where they're the heroWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- From τὰ φυσικά (ta physika) to physics – XXVIThe Renaissance Mathematicus
- Fully Homomorphic Encryption in Production SystemsMath ∩ Programming
- Back, and in reasonable working order …Logic Matters
- Letture estive consigliate dalla redazione di MaddMaths!Maddmaths!
- My “Never-Trump From Here to Eternity” FAQShtetl-Optimized
- The Zinn-Justin EquationMusings
- Time for a (short) breakFreakonometrics
- Statistical factuality versus practicality versus poetryStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Relations & Their Relatives • Discussion 25Inquiry Into Inquiry
- Free Textbook on Applied Regression and Causal InferenceStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Know your NarrativesWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- INFORMS Security ConferencePunk Rock Operations Research
- Matematica e agrivoltaicoMaddmaths!
- Sphere spilling outJohn D. Cook
- Design analysis is not just about statistical significance and power; it’s relevant for Bayesian inference too.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Haberman and Swan being suckered by the Trump campaign's failed bluff is the schadenfreude cherry on topWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Archimede 2/2024: matematica e senso criticoMaddmaths!
- Relations & Their Relatives • Discussion 24Inquiry Into Inquiry
- “Unusual Betting Patterns With Several Temple Games”: It’s martingale time, baby!Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- In the future we will all have songs written about us, and it will be Lance's fault.Computational Complexity
- Un’IA medaglia d’argento alle IMO2024?Maddmaths!
- Ben Recht on Meehl's Philosophical PsychologyMath ∩ Programming
- Tritone SubstitutionsAzimuth
- limited principle of omnisciencenLab
- Background on “fail fast”Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- IsarMathLib 1.31.0: Pseudometric spaces as uniform spacesFormalized Mathematics
- Non solo applausi e medagliette – Giornata conclusiva del 31° Rally Matematico Transalpino a FirenzeMaddmaths!
- Fulkerson PrizeGödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP
- Φώτης Κόντογλου περί τουρισμού[UNTITLED BLOG]
- Niall Ferguson, J. D. Vance, George Washington, and JesusStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Sixty years ago...West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- A variation on Rock, Paper, ScissorsJohn D. Cook
- Mr. MatchingPunk Rock Operations Research
- Pragmatic Truth • 6Inquiry Into Inquiry
- Two job openings, one in New York on data visualization, one near Paris on Bayesian modelingStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Test Your Intuition 55: The Case of Two Screening TestsCombinatorics and more
- Nate Silver and Stuart Stevens from 2023West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Abandon Statistical Significance and Bayesian Epistemology: some troubles in philosophy v3Error Statistics Philosophy
- Agent-Based Models (Part 13)Azimuth
- ECMTB conference in ToledoHydrobates
- (This one’s important:) Looking Beyond the Obvious: Essentialism and abstraction as central to our reasoning and beliefsStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Complexity in MichiganComputational Complexity
- 1964, 1968, 1972, and a bit of 1980West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- John Dee navigational advisorThe Renaissance Mathematicus
- Pragmatic Truth • 5Inquiry Into Inquiry
- Persiflage, 2012-2024Persiflage
- The “fail fast” principle in statistical computingStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- q-analog of rising powersJohn D. Cook
- "It’s a kind of disdain for actual voters"West Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Comunicazione della matematica: il punto dall’esteroMaddmaths!
- What do the data say about Kamala Harris’s electability?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Bayesian Improved Surname Geocoding to predict “Race” in the U.S.Freakonometrics
- Portrait of a Jovian satelliteDoc Madhattan
- Solvability of linear systems over finite fieldsJohn D. Cook
- Why do medical tests always have error rates?John D. Cook
- The piranha problem: Large effects swimming in a small pondStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- How we might have viewed the continuum hypothesis as a fundamental axiom necessary for mathematics, Oxford Phil Maths seminar, May 2025Joel David Hamkins
- Straussians* of the Center LeftWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Pushing Behrend Around IICombinatorics and more
- still scratching around in the same old holeSince it is not …
- LucaFest (guest post by Anindya De, Pravesh Kothari, and Madhur Tulsiani)Windows On Theory
- What to do with election forecasts after Biden is replaced on the ticket? Also something on prediction markets.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Put multiple graphs on a page: that’s what Nathan Yau says, and I agree.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- FLT solution annouement had its 31's anniv was about a month ago. Some poems about FLT NOT from ChatGPTComputational Complexity
- Pierre de Fermat \| La matematica danzanteMaddmaths!
- What Is Entropy?The n-Category Café
- What is Entropy?Azimuth
- Some books: The Good Word (1978), The Hitler Conspiracies (2020), In Defense of History (1999), The Book of the Month (1986), Slow Horses (2010), Freedom’s Dominion (2022), A Meaningful Life (1971)Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Measuring and mitigating biases in motor insurance pricingFreakonometrics
- Risultati INVALSI 2024 in matematica: cosa ci possono dire (o non dire) i primi risultatiMaddmaths!
- Pragmatic Truth • Discussion 28Inquiry Into Inquiry
- How do you interpret standard errors from a regression fit to the entire population?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- XKCD needs to update this oneWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- My comments on Nate Silver’s comments on the Fivethirtyeight election forecastStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- The most stupid, effin take on Newton, the apple, and the theory of gravity everThe Renaissance Mathematicus
- EURO 2024: l’europeo dei datiMaddmaths!
- An update for Fanography.info: K-stabilityPieter Belmans
- Polling averages and political forecasts and what do you really think is gonna happen in November?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- SL_n versus GL_nPersiflage
- The Story of Shor's AlgorithmComputational Complexity
- Twelve years ago -- we told you to keep an eye on these guysWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- A musical intermissionLogic Matters
- Frege on seeing what is in front of his nose, revisitedLogic Matters
- Explainer Post: A Year’s Worth of Illuminating 5th-to-6th Grade Warm Upsemergent math
- Bill James hangs up his hat. Also some general thoughts about book writing vs. blogging. Also I push back against James’s claim about sabermetrics and statistics.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Another newly relevant repost -- Hipster EugenicsWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- From τὰ φυσικά (ta physika) to physics – XXVThe Renaissance Mathematicus
- Guest Post: John Park: Abandoning P-values and Embracing Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (thoughts on “abandon statistical significance 5 years on”)Error Statistics Philosophy
- PhD positions at the University of LuxembourgPieter Belmans
- The recent Iranian election: Should we be suspicious that the vote totals are all divisible by 3?Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Two Frechet spaces whose product is not FrechetDan Ma's Topology Blog
- Summer reading?Logic Matters
- Google is violating the First Law of Robotics.Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Planar Graphs—AgainGödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP
- Two years ago at the blog -- didn't expect to be reposting this one quite so soonWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Exploration des Techniques de Transfert d’Apprentissage sur des Données ClimatiquesFreakonometrics
- New comment policyShtetl-Optimized
- The breath of the ancestorsDoc Madhattan
- Puzzles of reality and infinity, Mindscape PodcastJoel David Hamkins
- Linkage from Australia11011110
- Skew-Monoidal Categories: Logical and Graphical CalculiThe n-Category Café
- A message to Christian Hesse, mathematician and author of chess booksStatistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science
- Hong Kong Algorithmic game theory Summer SchoolAlgorithmics, Social choice, Market Design, and Other Topics
- Predictive Models and Black SwansWest Coast Stat Views (on Observational Epidemiology and more)
- Two sequential fans whose product is not countably tightDan Ma's Topology Blog
- RIMS Set Theory Workshop 2024, Kyoto UniversityEuropean Set Theory Society
- Online activities 15 – 21 JulyEuropean Set Theory Society
- And then there were five …Logic Matters
- The Term Quantum Being Misused ... AgainComputational Complexity
- My PrayerShtetl-Optimized
- “How bad are search results?” Dan Luu has some interesting thoughts:Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science