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The coronavirus panic defies the statistics

Les Coleman

The Australian Financial Review | Published : 2020

Abstract

Coronavirus gives interesting insights into high-risk, low-frequency phenomena. My research has shredded any faith in ''experts''. The topics of interest- such as markets, demography and disease - wax and wane inexplicably, so it is hard to build a good model or decent theory. This has two consequences.

University of Melbourne Researchers

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