Obituary: Theodore W. Anderson 1918–2016

Stanford Professor Emeritus Theodore W. “Ted” Anderson, a giant in mathematical statistics and econometrics, and a “prophet” of the era of big data, died of heart failure on September 17. He was 98.

Anderson, who retired from teaching in 1988, continued his work and close association with Stanford colleagues. Until recently, he regularly attended campus seminars and social gatherings, and continued to engage with and inspire younger faculty and students.

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