Simpson's Paradox

[Revised entry by Gary Malinas and John Bigelow on April 1, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Consider the following story: The label of each packet of FIXIT-Y-capsuls from
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[Revised entry by Gary Malinas and John Bigelow on April 1, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Consider the following story: The label of each packet of FIXIT-Y-capsuls from the (imaginary) Globalfixit Pharmacuticals Ltd. carries the following recommended usage:...

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