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Comment: How should indirect evidence be used? (English) Zbl 1328.62047
Summary: Indirect evidence is crucial for successful statistical practice. Sometimes, however, it is better used informally. Future efforts should be directed toward understanding better the connection between statistical methods and scientific problems.
Comment to [ibid. 25, No. 2, 145–157 (2010; Zbl 1328.62043)].

MSC:
62A99 Foundational topics in statistics
62-03 History of statistics
01A65 Development of contemporary mathematics
62F15 Bayesian inference
62J15 Paired and multiple comparisons; multiple testing
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