Jul 11, 2014 The Gini Index is the most common measure of wealth distribution within nations
Jun 14, 2013 Why do Major League Baseball games take so long to play these days? Because the Oakland A's found that the best way to produce runs is to draw a lot of walks. So baseball became a game of hitters waiting out pitchers.
Feb 11, 2013 Charles Wheelan's new book "Naked Statistics" has fun with the serious subject of stats.
Sep 27, 2012 Author Nate Silver discusses why he believes that numbers are part of the challenge in painting a clear picture of the American economy.