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The law of large number under fat tails (Micro Mooc)

The law of large number under fat tails (Micro Mooc) (Explains some of the bullshit in social science) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80ekenKK_jE Law of Large Numbers and Fat Tails, Technical Note #3 Micro Mooc #3. The law of large numbers is too slow under fat tails. This is a simplified (but technical) presentation of a segment of “Probability […]

Friends, has anyone taken a MOOC online class?

Friends, has anyone taken a MOOC online class? Is there a big difference with a physical class? Does the absence of 3-D physical contact lower motivation?Universities seem more metastatic in their bureaucracies than government … and unchecked. Back-of-the-envelope: It could be that universities cost between 5 and 20x more to operate than the private. When […]