[1 Feb 2011 | Comments Off on Annual Fund Drive Reaches New Heights | 2,595 views]
A record number of contributors made the 2010 Annual Fund Drive the most successful ever. More than 700 ASA members contributed more than $34,000. These funds helped the ASA promote the practice and profession of statistics in several ways.
[1 Feb 2011 | Comments Off on Highlights of the November 2010 ASA Board of Directors Meeting | 911 views]
ASA Past President Sastry Pantula led the final board meeting of 2010 from November 19–20 at the ASA office in Alexandria, Virginia. Board members were joined by incoming members for 2011 as part of the annual transition process. Here are the highlights.
[1 Feb 2011 | Comments Off on Journal of Nonparametric Statistics End of Year Highlights | 1,436 views]
The issues in the 2010 volume covers a wide range of topics, including nonparametric testing for survival data, bootstrap estimation for clustered data, nonparametric functional estimation, time series modeling and prediction, two-sample nonparametric testing, and a review of Spearman’s footrule and Gini’s gamma with complements.
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