Regression to the mean

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Regression to the mean

Post by Siemowit » Thu Feb 14, 2008 10:51 pm

Why does regression to the mean work (as Galton proved) ?

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Post by mith » Fri Feb 15, 2008 1:23 am

It's part of the definition of the mean.
Living one day at a time;
Enjoying one moment at a time;
Accepting hardships as the pathway to peace;
~Niebuhr

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