Statistics is the least important part of data science – Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science

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This came up already but I’m afraid the point got lost in the middle of our long discussion of Rachel and Cathy’s book. So I’ll say it again: There’s so much that goes on with data that is about computing, not statistics.

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About Carmen Mckell

I am an Entrepreneur & Co-Founder of BaseMetrics. I specialize in Analytics based Program Evaluation. I have 20+ years of experience helping Businesses and Non-Profits use Data to Plan, Execute & Evaluate Business Strategy. I live and work in Ottawa ON & Houston TX. I also travel to clients in Canada, US, Mexico, and India. Drop me a line. My life is about making connections.
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