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Adrian E. Raftery
Adrian is Professor of
and Sociology and a
faculty affiliate of the
Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences
Center for Studies in Demography
at the University of Washington (UW).
He works on the development of new statistical methods for
the social, environmental and health sciences. Much of his current
research is on statistical demography.
- Adrian was co-first author of the article
"World Population Stabilization Unlikely This Century",
published in Science on September 18.
A reprint is available
- The work attracted some media coverage. For example, here are
reports on it in
The Guardian, and the
here are some comments on it in the
New York Times.
Here is Science magazine's own report on the research article. The article was ranked #17 out of over 27,000
articles ever published in Science by the journal's
article level metrics.
- Adrian delivered the Inaugural
Gossett Lecture, sponsored by the
Irish Statistical Association
and the Royal Irish Academy,
in Dublin on May 29, 2014. This commemorates
William S. Gossett, who
proposed the Student's t test in 1908, working in Dublin.
- Adrian was inducted to the Royal
Irish Academy on May 30, 2014.
Recent Publications (since 2013)
(Full citations here.)
Other statistical methodology
These papers are being made available here to facilitate the timely
dissemination of scholarly work; copyright and all related rights are
retained by the copyright holders.
Updated March 16, 2015; last major update April 14, 2014.
Copyright 2005-2015 by Adrian E. Raftery; all rights reserved.