"Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data"

Charles Wheelan

About the Program

Charles Wheelan provides a primer on statistics and explains how they are used in everyday life.  He spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC. 

About the Authors

Charles Wheelan

Charles Wheelan's books include Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data.  He is a former correspondent for the Economist and is currently a senior lecturer and policy fellow at the Rockefeller Center at Dartmouth College.  In 2009 Mr. Wheelan ran for Congress as the representative from Illinois 5th congressional district, he lost in the Democratic primary.  For more information, visit 

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"Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, February 11th at 5am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 3rd at 3:15am (ET)
  • Sunday, January 27th at 8am (ET)
  • Sunday, January 20th at 4pm (ET)
  • Saturday, January 19th at 11pm (ET)
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