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Jun

Forecasting human behaviour carries big risks

   Posted by: Bricoleur   in Theories & Models

Your first time here? Welcome, I'm glad you've dropped in.... David Soul (aka Bricoleur)

Computerised forecasting techniques are certainly useful for stores, but flawed when it comes to complex human issues…..

“You can get a good model statistically that fits well for a group but it doesn’t predict well for individuals, ” he says (David Cooke, professor of forensic clinical psychology at the Douglas Inch Centre and Glasgow Caledonian University). “

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