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Frey, B (2006)

Spot Faked Data

Hack #64 in: Statistic Hacks, pp 251-262 O'Reilley Media, Sebastopol, CA.

ISSN/ISBN: 978-0-596-10164-0 DOI: Not available at this time.

Abstract: COVERTEXT: Want to calculate the probability that an event will happen? Be able to spot fake data? Prove beyond doubt whether one thing causes another? Or learn to be a better gambler? You can do that and much more with 75 practical and fun hacks packed into Statistics Hacks. These cool tips, tricks, and mind-boggling solutions from the world of statistics, measurement, and research methods will not only amaze and entertain you, but will give you an advantage in several real-world situations-including business.

@inCollection {, AUTHOR = {Bruce Frey}, TITLE = {Spot Faked Data}, BOOKTITLE = {Statistic Hacks}, PUBLISHER = {O'Reilley Media, Inc.}, YEAR = {2006}, ISBN = {978-0-596-10164-0}, CHAPTER = {Hack #64}, ADDRESS = {Sebastopol, CA}, PAGES = {251--262}, }

Reference Type: Book Chapter

Subject Area(s): Statistics