October 2012

App Stats: Hazlett and Hainmueller on "Kernel Regularized Least Squares: Moving Beyond Linearity and Additivity Without Sacrificing Interpretability"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, October 24, 2012 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Chad Hazlett, a Ph.D. student from the Department of Political Science at MIT, will give a presentation entitled "Kernel Regularized Least Squares: Moving Beyond Linearity and Additivity Without Sacrificing Interpretability" (this is joint work with Read more about App Stats: Hazlett and Hainmueller on "Kernel Regularized Least Squares: Moving Beyond Linearity and Additivity Without Sacrificing Interpretability"

App Stats: Scanlan on "The Mismeasure of Group Differences in the Law and the Social and Medical Sciences"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, October 17, 2012 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. James Scanlan, an Attorney-at-Law, will give a presentation entitled "The Mismeasure of Group Differences in the Law and the Social and Medical Sciences". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

"The Mismeasure of Group Differences in the Law and the Social and Medical Sciences"
James Scanlan
Attorney-at-Law
CGIS K354 (1737 Cambridge Read more about App Stats: Scanlan on "The Mismeasure of Group Differences in the Law and the Social and Medical Sciences"

App Stats: Teixeira on "Viral Video Advertising"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, October 10, 2012 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Thales Teixeira, Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, will give a presentation entitled "Viral Video Advertising". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

"Viral Video Advertising"
Thales Teixeira
Harvard Business School
CGIS K354 (1737 Read more about App Stats: Teixeira on "Viral Video Advertising"