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?

Gavin A. Schmidt, Michael E. Mann, and Scott D. Rutherford

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Ann. Appl. Stat., Volume 5, Number 1 (2011), 65-70.

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First available in Project Euclid: 21 March 2011

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https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoas/1300715176

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doi:10.1214/10-AOAS398D

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MR2810383

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
05906792

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Schmidt, Gavin A.; Mann, Michael E.; Rutherford, Scott D. 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, 65--70. doi:10.1214/10-AOAS398D. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aoas/1300715176


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