ELSEWHERE: Statistical Discrepancies

As Mark Twain once stated, “There are lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics”.  Statistics are often used to manipulate us into believing things which, simply put, are not true.  Simple shifts in data can change everything.  Thankfully, writers Betsy Stevenson and Justin Wolfers provide a few simple tips for investigating these claims in a recent Bloomburg article.

About Christopher Hutton

Chris Hutton is a college student and Freelance Writer from Bloomington Minnesota. Since he was young, he loved books and ideas. Science was one of his favorite topics, as well as technology. It's one of the issues that has mattered to him consistently. Hence, Chris tries to bring a critical/helpful take to the modern understanding of technology. You can find Chris' home online at liter8.net, or you can tweet him via @liter8media.


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