Reminder: Final session of The Statistics Wars and Their Casualties ONLINE workshop (8 December)
Dear STS Colleagues,
The final session of The Statistics Wars and Their Casualties ONLINE
workshop (Phil-Stat-Wars.com ) will be held on
Thursday, December 8 from 15:00 to 18:15 pm GMT/10:00 am – 1:15 pm EST
. The schedule is below.
We would be very grateful if you would forward this e-mail to members of
the STS community and any other interested colleagues.
Anyone who wishes to register for the workshop, please fill out the form
at this link
. (If you registered for any sessions of the workshop, you do not need to
Videos from earlier talks and discussions can be found on this post
others at the workshop website . For questions,
please contact: Jean Miller (Jemille6@vt.edu ).
The Statistics Warsand Their Casualties
Session 4 (December 8)
Moderator*: Deborah Mayo (Virginia Tech)
o 3:00-3:30 (10:00-10:30): Jon Williamson (University of Kent)
Causal inference is not statistical inference (Abstract
o 3:30-4:00 (10:30-11:00): Margherita Harris (London School of
On Severity, the Weight of Evidence, and the Relationship Between the Two
o 4:00-4:30 (11:00-11:30): Aris Spanos (Virginia Tech)
Revisiting the Two Cultures in Statistical Modeling and Inference as they
relate to the*
Statistics Wars and Their Potential Casualties *(Abstract
o 4:30-5:00 (11:30-12:00): Uri Simonsohn (Esade Ramon Llull
Mathematically Elegant Answers to Research Questions No One is Asking*
(meta-analysis, random effects models, and Bayes factors)* (Abstract
5:00-5:10 (12:00-12:10): Break
5:10-5:40 (12:10-12:40): Discussion: participants and audience
5:40-5:45 (12:40-12:45): Mayo overview and closing remarks
5:45-6:15 (12:45-13:15): Participant Discussion: Where Do We Go From Here?