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Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win by Steven S. Skiena

With humor and enthusiasm, Skiena explains computer predictions used in business, sports, and politics, and the steveh between correlation and causation. Who will win the next presidential election? The Predictors was carefully reviewed by the staff of Prediction Company to make sure that very little useful information was provided on the techniques Prediction Company used to build models.


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Cambridge University Press Amazon. Collin rated it liked it Jan 14, We know that so many unexpected events may take place that this kind of stteven term prediction is difficult or impossible.

For the computer scientist interested in modeling building the lack of technical detail can be frustrating. If I had detailed intra-day weather information from the National Weather Service, a weather model and a supercomputer I could predict tomorrows exact temperature within a much narrower range of error.


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Calculated Bets: Computers, Gambling, and Mathematical Modeling to Win

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