So the next time I write an academic paper, it will have a short title, few footnotes or equations, no appendix, and be reeaallly long. (Ok, that applied to law articles and few investment papers could get away with no equations.)

Full article from the Freaknomics blog, “Attack of the Supercrunchers“.

I just ordered this new book on data mining, “Super Crunchers: Why Thinking-By-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart”.