Archive | May, 2014

Our Magical Minds Redux

May 21, 2014

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A link to a good article proposing that our minds evolved to see patterns and significance, predisposing us to magical and superstitious beliefs: This supports the notion that a major challenge in data science is overcoming our inbuilt behavioral predispositions, for instance the tendency to overfit data samples or to conflate correlation with causation. […]

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Introduction to Business Analytics

May 19, 2014


Recent lecture ‘Introduction to Analytics’ given to Erasmus Rotterdam School of Management MBA and MIS students: Summary overview Part 1 of 4: Part 2 of 4: Part 3 of 4: Part 4 of 4:

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