The Annals of Applied Statistics

Discussion of: A statistical analysis of multiple temperature proxies: Are reconstructions of surface temperatures over the last 1000 years reliable?

Jason E. Smerdon

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Source
Ann. Appl. Stat. Volume 5, Number 1 (2011), 76-79.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 21 March 2011

Permanent link to this document
http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoas/1300715178

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1214/10-AOAS398B

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
05906794

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2810385

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Smerdon, Jason E. Discussion of: A statistical analysis of multiple temperature proxies: Are reconstructions of surface temperatures over the last 1000 years reliable?. Ann. Appl. Stat. 5 (2011), no. 1, 76--79. doi:10.1214/10-AOAS398B. http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoas/1300715178.


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  • Supplementary material: Code and data files. This supplement comprises a zip file containing the code and data files used for this manuscript and a README document describing all the files included in the directory.