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Autolykos July 24, at 6: And it may well be possible that some people just have a knack for finding and combining the right information at the right time and in the correct way. Deiseach July 24, at 7: I am a world-renowned economist.
As economists go, I am a rock star god amongst my peers. Even non-economists know my name. I have economics all sewed up. That does not mean I know how to prevent blackspot in roses.
A contrarian cluster range of my opinions may let you know how good or bad I am at judging is the consensus opinion in various fields good or not, but nothing more.
Peter July 24, at 7: A big argument breaks out about how to treat blackspot on roses, there are two leading methods, and the gardeners split 2: Arguments get traded back and forth, various anecdotes and studies and bits of evidence get mentioned, but none of the gardeners budge from their initial position.
Finally the economist pipes up: Now if the guy was a top historian or even a rockstar astrophysicist not in the Dr. May sensethen I might say, yes, their general intelligence, skills at assessing evidence, etc.
Nita July 24, at 8: Remember that the idea is to find the Correct Contrarian Cluster — i. Now we have real disagreement. Suppose Bob tells us that the pixies at the bottom of the garden whisper it into his ear under a full moon?
Do we believe Bob and that pixies have now been proven to exist?
Sure, perhaps in fifty years time, all the current physicists who reject it will be fodder to point and laugh at, along the lines of People What Believed In Phlogiston. Either way, the only proof of the pudding is in the eating: Does Bob always back the right horse?
Choose the wrong remedy and your roses all die. This makes it unhelpful for influencing behavior in situations in which people have vested interests, which is nearly all of them. Suppose that old chestnut the Redskins Rule turned out to be non-randomly predictive after all, for some small p. Fans of the predicted loser would still be unlikely to concede its validity in any particular case.
Deiseach July 24, at 2: Is the Ark of the Covenant under the Epcot Centre? Deiseach July 24, at 6: I know damn-all about economics. I have two advisers.Social integration is the process during which newcomers or minorities are incorporated into the social structure of the host society.
 Social integration, together with economic integration and identity integration, are three main dimensions of a newcomers' experiences in the society that is receiving them.
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