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H = Hilton Chicago,   UC= Conference Chicago at University Center
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686 * ! Thu, 8/4/2016, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-W179a
Statistics for Social Good — Topic Contributed Papers
Social Statistics Section
Organizer(s): Hui Fen Tan, Cornell University
Chair(s): Hadley Wickham, RStudio
10:35 AM Cascaded High-Dimensional Histograms and an Application to Criminology Siong Thye Goh, MIT ; Cynthia Rudin, Duke University
10:55 AM Detecting Text Reuse in State Legislative Bills Joe Walsh, The University of Chicago ; Matthew Burgess, University of Michigan ; Eugenia Giraudy, YouGov ; Julian Katz-Samuels, University of Michigan ; Derek Willis, ProPublica ; Rayid Ghani, The University of Chicago
11:15 AM Testing for Discrimination in Police Searches Camelia Simoiu ; Sam Corbett-Davies, Stanford University ; Sharad Goel, Stanford University
11:35 AM Predicting Patient Cost Blooms: A Longitudinal Population-Based Study Suzanne Tamang, Stanford University ; Jean-Raymond Betterton, Stanford University ; Lester Mackey, Stanford University ; Lucas Jansen, Stanford University ; Arnold Milstein, Stanford University ; Henrik Sorensen, Aarhus University ; Lars Pedersen, Aarhus University ; Nigam Shah, Stanford University
11:55 AM Discussant: Rayid Ghani, The University of Chicago
11:55 AM Floor Discussion
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