Karin Knudson along with Colin Caroll will present their work on racial gerrymandering at the 2018 PyCon in Cleveland, OH. Here are the details:

Fighting Gerrymandering with PyMC3

At the end of 2017, there were seven states with ongoing redistricting litigation. We will discuss a statistical model that the United States Supreme Court declared to be appropriate in cases of racial gerrymandering, and show how it can be implemented and used with the library PyMC3. We will also discuss what the model tells us about racial gerrymandering in North Carolina.

More about PyCon 2018.

*Featured image is from PyCon 2018.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s