[R] [OT] Modeling strategies

Frank E Harrell Jr fharrell at virginia.edu
Mon Jul 21 18:07:03 CEST 2003

On 21 Jul 2003 08:32:33 -0500
Douglas Bates <bates at stat.wisc.edu> wrote:

> I happened to look up Frank Harrell's book "Regression Modeling
> Strategies" on Amazon.com today.  I was surprised to see that in
> addition to the typical links to related books they had sponsored
> links to sites about "How to become a model", "Try out for reality TV
> shows", ...
> There seems to be some confusion about the nature of the modeling that
> Frank describes.

If Amazon is doing their job, they will link these also with 50/50 mixtures of bivariate normal distributions with equal variances and differences in means in only one coordinate.  :-)

Frank E Harrell Jr              Prof. of Biostatistics & Statistics
Div. of Biostatistics & Epidem. Dept. of Health Evaluation Sciences
U. Virginia School of Medicine  http://hesweb1.med.virginia.edu/biostat

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