# All Questions

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### Probabilistic Interpretation of Radial Basis Function

I was wondering if someone could flesh out the probabilistic interpretation of using the Radial Basis Function to compute the probability between an observation and some reference value. My question ...
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### Avoiding social discrimination in model building

I have questions inspired from the Amazon recent recruitment scandal, where they were accused of discrimination against women in their recruitment process. More info here: Amazon.com Inc's machine-...
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### Why care so much about expected utility?

I have a naive question about decision theory. We calculate the probabilities of various outcomes assuming particular decisions and assign utilities or costs to each outcome. We find the optimal ...
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