Domain experts are key in the age of big data

Maybe you caught the article by Ron Unz about Jewish-American performance at Ivy League colleges in the United States. He argues that Jewish-Americans are over-represented at Ivy League colleges, but even while they are accepted at higher rates than other racial groups, they are performing at lower levels than their peers, particularly Asian-Americans. [disclosure: I only came across it through Andrew Gelman’s blog] Continue reading Domain experts are key in the age of big data