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This video is about how to tell whether or not university admissions are biased using statistics: aka, it’s about Simpson’s Paradox again!
Original Berkeley Grad Admissions Paper: https://www.unc.edu/~nielsen/soci708/cdocs/Berkeley_admissions_bias.pdf
Interactive Simpson’s Paradox Explainer:
No Lawsuit, But Yes, Berkeley Study on Gender Bias
Statistics on college majors by gender:
Earnings by college major:
Wall Street Journal Article on Simpson’s Paradox: https://www.wsj.com/news/articles/SB125970744553071829
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