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Congratulations! Professor Tian Zheng receives The Columbia University Presidential Teaching Award

Professor Tian Zheng receives The Presidential Teaching Award 

Professor Zheng wins the highest teaching honor at Columbia University:  The Presidential Teaching Award....

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2017 Minghui Yu Memorial Conference - Saturday, April 22

2017 Minghui Yu Memorial Conference

The 2017 Minghui Yu Memorial Conference, organized by doctoral students at Statistics Department of Columbia University, will take place on Saturday, April 22nd at the Faculty House in Garden room 2....

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Causal Inference Conference - Saturday, May 6, 2017

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This is the second of the three causal inference conferences sponsored by the Columbia University Statistics Department this year....

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Richard Davis delivered his IMS Presidential Address at the World Congress in Probability and Statistics
Presidential Address: Are We Meeting the Challenge?

Richard Davis delivered his IMS Presidential Address at the World Congress in Probability and Statistics, at the Fields Institute in Toronto on July 11, 2016....

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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....

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Our first conference on causal inference will focus on ways to estimate a number of different types of treatment effects both when standard assumptions such as ignorability and SUTVA hold, as well as cases where these assumptions fail....

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