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Unformatted text preview: "Almost no one who wrote for the Jackson and Carroll County papers explicitly questioned the justice of a system of "absolute private property," " pp261 Hahn makes the "same sort of inference, only much less systematically. To be sure, there are interesting technical problems with ecological regression, but Hahn cannot consider them because he knows too little about statistics. In fact, he doesn't even recognize ecological regression when he sees it." pp263 Kousser: Argues that statistical analysis in general or regression can lead to correct analysis pp262 Ecological regression Regression analysis based on election returns, aggregated by townships, precincts, counties, or states to estimate how individuals with certain characteristics voted. Procedure used in the book that Hahn claims to admire...
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- Spring '08
- Statistics, Carroll County, ecological regression, pp262 Ecological regression