The Wisdom of Crowds

Known as: The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations, Wisdom of Crowds, Wisdom of The Crowds 
The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations, published in… (More)
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2017
2017
The aggregation of many independent estimates can outperform the most accurate individual judgment. This centenarian finding… (More)
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2012
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2012
An important way to make large training sets is to gather noisy labels from crowds of nonexperts. We propose a minimax entropy… (More)
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2011
2011
The average estimates of a group of individuals are generally better than the estimates of the individuals alone, a phenomenon… (More)
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2010
2010
Estimating and forecasting are difficult tasks. This is true whether the activity requires the determination of uncertain future… (More)
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2010
2010
In some eyewitness situations, a group of individuals might have witnessed the same sequence of events. We consider the problem… (More)
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2009
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2009
Social networks are primary conduits of information, opinions, and behaviors. They carry news about products, jobs, and various… (More)
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2009
2009
When individuals independently recollect events or retrieve facts from memory, how can we aggregate these retrieved memories to… (More)
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2008
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2008
Wikipedia's success is often attributed to the large numbers of contributors who improve the accuracy, completeness and clarity… (More)
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2008
2008
We examine the structure and outcomes of user participation in PhishTank, a phishing-report collator. Anyone who wishes may… (More)
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2007
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2007
We study learning in a setting where agents receive independent noisy signals about the true value of a variable and then… (More)
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