Statistical modeling and computation [apologies]

June 11, 2014

(This article was first published on Xi'an's Og » R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

In my book review of the recent book by Dirk Kroese and Joshua Chan,  Statistical Modeling and Computation, I mistakenly and persistently typed the name of the second author as Joshua Chen. This typo alas made it to the printed and on-line versions of the subsequent CHANCE 27(2) column. I am thus very much sorry for this mistake of mine and most sincerely apologise to the authors. Indeed, it always annoys me to have my name mistyped (usually as Roberts!) in references.  [If nothing else, this typo signals it is high time for a change of my prescription glasses.]

Filed under: Books, R, Statistics, University life Tagged: apologies, Australia, Bayesian statistics, Dirk Kroese, introductory textbooks, Joshua Chan, Monte Carlo methods, Monte Carlo Statistical Methods, R, state space model, Statistical Modeling, typo

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