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Data Driven Lunacy

The more any quantitative social indicator is used for social decision-making, the more subject it will be to corruption pressures, and the more apt it will be to distort and corrupt the social processes it is intended to monitor. Campbell’s Law | Campbell, Donald T (1979). “Assessing the impact of planned social change”. Evaluation and […]

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Return of the Econometrician

So, as part of my trying to finish my college degree over the years, I find myself taking ECON 690: Senior Seminar: Economic Inquiry and Analysis. I missed the first class, as I was away on a business trip, so in preparation for my initial night of attendance, the professor suggested I read the syllabus […]