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The Resource The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail--but some don't, Nate Silver, (sound recording audiobook download)

The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail--but some don't, Nate Silver, (sound recording audiobook download)

Label
The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail--but some don't
Title
The signal and the noise
Title remainder
why so many predictions fail--but some don't
Statement of responsibility
Nate Silver
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The founder of FiveThirtyEight.com challenges myths about predictions in subjects ranging from the financial market and weather to sports and politics, profiling the world of prediction to explain how to distinguish true signals from hype
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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1978-
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Silver, Nate
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not applicable
Format of music
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Intended audience
1260L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
CB158
Music parts
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PerformerNote
Read by Mike Chamberlain
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Forecasting
  • Forecasting
  • Forecasting
  • Bayesian statistical decision theory
  • Knowledge, Theory of
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Label
The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail--but some don't, Nate Silver, (sound recording audiobook download)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=1121828
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781101979662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
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9e6b6c10-2988-42f8-86b4-c38d8dec1715
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The signal and the noise : why so many predictions fail--but some don't, Nate Silver, (sound recording audiobook download)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=1121828
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781101979662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e6b6c10-2988-42f8-86b4-c38d8dec1715
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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