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Some Partial Solutions to the Problems Arising From Expert Statistical Testimony

  • Stephen E. Fienberg

Abstract

In the preceding chapter we contrasted the methodologies of law and statistics and noted how various problems arise when expert witnesses present statistical testimony. Here, we explore some possible solutions to the problems that statistical assessments pose for the legal process.

Keywords

Partial Solution Statistical Assessment Expert Testimony Expert Witness Civil Procedure 
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Copyright information

© 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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