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Persi Diaconis - The Search for Randomness

12 November 2010  simply stats 

Persi Diaconis, who is one of the world's most famous mathematicians, is well known for his talks on popular mathematics to non-specialist audiences. Read more about his presentation on December 8th in the pdf below.

Persi Diaconis - The Search for Randomness.pdf (893 kb)

Understanding the money PIT

10 August 2010  Regional  Economy 

Are you interested in how you can use Personal Income Tax (PIT) data to investigate regional variations in wages & salaries? Or do you want to discover what income tax data can show about regional economies? Find out more...

Welcome to the Statistically Speaking Blog

10 August 2010  simply stats 

Statistics are collected on most aspects of Australian life. They capture vital information about our economic performance, the well-being of our population and the condition of our environment. They form the basis of our democracy and provide us with the necessary knowledge to assess the health and progress of our society. Read more...