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Sessions Were Renumbered as of May 19.

CC-W = McCormick Place Convention Center, West Building,   CC-N = McCormick Place Convention Center, North Building
H = Hilton Chicago,   UC= Conference Chicago at University Center
* = applied session       ! = JSM meeting theme

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517 * ! Wed, 8/3/2016, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-W181a
Do Courts Appreciate the Power of Statistical Evidence? — Invited Papers
Royal Statistical Society , Scientific and Public Affairs Advisory Committee , Committee on Applied Statisticians , Statistics Without Borders
Organizer(s): Joseph L. Gastwirth, The George Washington University
Chair(s): Joseph L. Gastwirth, The George Washington University
10:35 AM Detecting and Correcting Publication Bias in Legal Cases Edward K. Cheng, Vanderbilt University
11:00 AM Recent Statistical Issues in U.S. Courts Qing Pan, The George Washington University ; Joseph L. Gastwirth, The George Washington University ; Weiwen Miao, Haverford College
11:25 AM The Misuse of Statistical Evidence in Tort Law Claire McIvor, University of Birmingham, UK
11:50 AM Expert Evidence for Civil Cases in Australia, England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, USA, and South Africa: Examples and Ethical Challenges Jane Luise Hutton, University of Warwick
12:15 PM Floor Discussion
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