RuCCS Colloquia

Use of statistical data when making inferences

Dr. Natalie A. Obrecht

Tuesday, December 06, 2016, 01:00pm - 02:00pm

William Paterson University of New Jersey, Department of Psychology

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Much of the work in judgment and decision making highlights how people fail to use data in a normative manner. I will show that although inferences are often flawed, laypeople have statistical intuitions and are able to integrate them with their causal understanding of the world.

Dr. Natalie A. Obrecht


The RuCCS Colloquia Series is organized by Dr. Julien Musolino and Dr. Sara Pixley. The talks are held on Tuesdays in the Psychology Building, Room 101 on the Busch Campus from 1:00-2:30pm.

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