Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

1845 - 1926

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Francis Edgeworth examined correlation and methods of estimating correlation coefficients in a series of papers.
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List of References (9 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Francis Edgeworth
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RSS Guy Medal in Gold1907


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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  1. Paul Walker (A history of Game Theory)

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