Groups and herds: implications for the IPCC

“The pitfalls of manufacturing a consensus (i.e. end up being wrong), with ever increasing levels of confidence, seem unavoidable with without formal inclusion of contrarian teams.”

Climate Etc.

by Judith Curry

Group failures often have disastrous consequences—not merely for businesses, nonprofits, and governments, but for all those affected by them. – Cass Sunstein and Reid Hastie

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