Stay calm and update priors as warranted

from The Incidental Economist at http://bit.ly/1HGBrNI on May 25, 2015 at 04:41PM


I want to flag something meta about my Upshot post today, in which I describe a study that suggests hospital productivity has increased in recent years (through 2011). The study findings surprised me. Based on prior work and history, I am highly skeptical hospitals can maintain the high productivity growth it suggests. Put another way, […]