Proof by Accident
How to Get a Bunch of New York Times Crossword Puzzle Data, and What Can Be Done Thereafter
In which I describe how I got a bunch of New York Times crossword data, and what I did thereafter.
I look at what the Singular Value Decomposition tells us about tensors.
The Reparameterization Trick for Hierarchical Models
An overview of the "reparameterization trick", a technique to modify a Bayesian Hierarchical Model's structure for improved Hamiltonian Monte Carlo sampling performance.
Succesful Technology in "Cybernetic Revolutionaries"
A review and some stray thoughts on the book "Cybernetic Revolutionaries: Technology and Politics in Allende's Chile"
An Interview Problem
I work through an interview problem a friend of mine passed on to me
Racial Inequities in 2018 Boulder Police Discretionary Stops
An analysis of racial disparities in a public dataset of Boulder Police discretionary stops.