The panel uses a series of case studies to illustrate many of the points and issues in the use of statistical assessments as evidence. The choice of cases was strongly influenced by the knowledge about them possessed by individual panel staff and members, the interests of individuals in specific areas of litigation, and a variety of other factors.


Risk Assessment Model Expert Witness Appellate Court Formaldehyde Exposure Disparate Impact 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen E. Fienberg
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  1. 1.Department of StatisticsCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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