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The signal and the noise: why so many predictions fail-- but some don't

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Silver built an innovative system for predicting baseball performance, predicted the 2008 election within a hair's breadth, and became a national sensation as a blogger. Drawing on his own groundbreaking work, Silver examines the world of prediction.
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subject_facet Bayesian statistical decision theory
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title_display The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail-- but some don't
title_full The Signal and the Noise Why So Many Predictions Fail but Some Don't
The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail-- but some don't / Nate Silver
title_short The signal and the noise :
title_sub why so many predictions fail-- but some don't
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History
Knowledge, Theory of
Methodology
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Politics