Monthly Archives: May 2015

Going to College: what are the chances?

The NY Times answers it today ( ).  It seems they have done a simple linear regression of percentile of income vs. college attendance ( not graduation).  You can go to the site and guess the relationship (spoiler alert: below is how I guessed in purple against the actual in grey).  It seems I did better than 95% but most were still similar to mine.

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