Michael D. Larsen, Teaching and Statistics Pedagogy Publications


Statistical Education and Literacy Articles

  1. Elliott, M.R., Kott, P.S., and Larsen, M.D. (2015). The Challenge of Selection Bias. Stats.org, 2-19-15. http://www.stats.org/the-challenge-of-selection-bias/
  2. Larsen, M.D., Wakim, A.F., Rottach, R., and Cheng, Y. (2013). Nonparametric Comparisons of Current Population Survey Panel Estimates. Chance. v26n4. 35-41.
  3. Dunn, M., Robert, C., Larsen, M.D., and Behseta, S., with McGrayne, S.B. (2012). Sharon Bertsch McGrayne answers questions about "The Theory That Would Not Die". Chance, 25(1): 24-28.
  4. Nusser, S.N., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Concepts in Sample Surveys. e-Source: Behavioral and Social Science Research Interactive Textbook. (2009). (Eds. McKinlay JB, Marceau LD). Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research. Date Accessed 1/22/10. http://www.esourceresearch.org.
  5. Wainer, H., and Larsen, M.D. (2009). Pictures at an Exhibition, Chance, Visual Revelations column, 22, 2, 46-54.
  6. Larsen, M.D. (2009). Announcing the Burtin Graphic Contest Winners. Chance, 22, 2, 43-45.
  7. Larsen, M.D. (2008). An Interview with Thomas Jabine, Retiring Puzzle Corner Editor. Chance, 21, 2, 63-63.
  8. Larsen, M.D. (2007). Definitions in Encyclopedia of Survey Sampling, Sage: Optimal allocation, Proportional allocation.
  9. Hewitt, K.A., and Larsen, M.D. (2007). Design of a survey of high school students in Iowa: Studying design choices using simulation. Stats. Accepted before close of journal.
  10. Larsen, M.D. (2006). Advice for new and student lecturers on probability and statistics. Journal of Statistics Education, 14 (1).
  11. Larsen, M.D. (2006). Definitions in Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics, Sage: Cluster sampling, Convenience sampling, Latent class analysis, Nonprobability sampling, Quota sampling, Record linkage, Three-card method.
  12. Larsen, M.D. (2005). Revisions to entries. World Book Encyclopedia. World Book: Average, Mean, Median, Mode, and Statistics.
  13. Gomatam, S., and Larsen, M.D. (2004). Record linkage and counterterrorism. Chance, 17 (1), 25-29.
  14. Larsen, M.D. (2004). Active learning of probability through contrasts. Statistics Teachers Network Newsletter, 65, 3-5.

Proceedings and Letters

  1. Cheng, Y., Larsen, M.D., and Wakim, A.F. (2013). Comparisons of CPS Unemployment Estimates by Rotation Panel. Proceedings, Survey Research Methods Section, American Statistical Association. Abstract.
  2. Larsen, M.D. (2011). Report from the education officer. Survey Survey Research Methods Section, American Statistical Association, Newsletter. Page 3.
  3. American Statistician News
    1. Larsen, M.D. (2010). Chance highlights. American Statistician News, May 2010.
    2. Larsen, M.D. (2010). Weldon's Dice Experiment, New Editors, and Much More. American Statistician News, January 2010, page 33.
    3. Larsen, M.D. (2010). SRMS launches webinar series. American Statistician News, January 2010, page 24.
    4. Larsen, M.D. (2009). Diverse topics examined in CHANCE. American Statistician News, November 2009.
    5. Larsen, M.D. (2009). Statistics in health, medicine examined. American Statistician News, March 2009, page 20.
    6. Larsen, M.D. (2009). Risk, graphics, sports and statistical tables. American Statistician News, February 2009, page.
    7. Larsen, M.D. (2008). Missing data, Imputation methods play star role in latest issue. American Statistician News, November 2008, page 9.
    8. Larsen, M.D. (2008). Statistics, Probabiliy Make a Di erence in Latest Issue. American Statistician News, June 2008, page 13.
    9. Larsen, M.D. (2008). New Year Brings New Editor, Changes. American Statistician News, March 2008.
  4. CHANCE, Editor's Letter.
    1. 2010: v23 (n1-4)
    2. 2009: v22 (n1-4)
    3. 2008:v21 (n1-4)
  5. Hewitt, K., and Larsen, M.D. (2005). Designing a sampling method for a survey of Iowa high school seniors. Proceedings, Survey Research Methods Section, American Statistical Association.