Ethics in Statistics

TitleEthics in Statistics
Publication TypeTeaching Module
Year of Publication2007
Authorsde los Medina, MA
PublisherUniversity of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsENGINEERING , Instructional Methods , SCIENCE , STATISTICS
AbstractStatisticians and researchers encounter many ethical issues in their jobs. Statistics students could benefit if they study examples of non ethical behaviors in the field of statistics. After reading different scenarios, they will describe the wrong behavior, comment on the consequences of the behavior, and suggest steps to avoid it.
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