Sunday, 3 June 2012

Non-linear forecasting banned!

Hey, here's a good one for the statisticians
and climate scientists.
The government of North Carolina has forbidden the use of non-linear forecasts for the effects of climate change on their sea-level! Only linear forecasts allowed... See a news report in USnews or listen to the short BBC news report on the subject on 1 June 2012 (player below) .

The One-Minute Correspondence Analysis Course

After a brief introduction to the "famous" smoking data (which is longer than the course!) I give my 1-minute CA course, first presented at the Australian Market and Social Research Society conference in Sydney in 2009.