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225 votes

The Two Cultures: statistics vs. machine learning?

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Python as a statistics workbench

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Introduction to statistics for mathematicians

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Variable selection procedure for binary classification

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What is the 'fundamental' idea of machine learning for estimating parameters?

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How does random forest generate the random forest

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What is the best introductory Bayesian statistics textbook?

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Motivation for Kolmogorov distance between distributions

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Summary of "Large p, Small n" results

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Clojure versus R: advantages and disadvantages for data analysis

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James-Stein shrinkage 'in the wild'?

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Maximum number of independent variables that can be entered into a multiple regression equation

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What are the breakthroughs in Statistics of the past 15 years?

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Test for finite variance?

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Are large data sets inappropriate for hypothesis testing?

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$P(X_1 < \min(X_i,\ldots, X_n))$ across different normal random variables

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How to efficiently generate random positive-semidefinite correlation matrices?

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Does the cross validation implementation influence its results?

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Definition of Time Series

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Is it possible for a random variable with 0 mean to have a positive expectation after compounding many observations?

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Should I use an average ECDF?

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Rotation matrices and prior invariance for arbitrary dimensions