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Friday, April 24, 2009

A Ranking Using US News Data, but without...

....a lot of the irrelevant or unreliable noise.  These are the work of Nathan Gimpel.  If nothing else, it hammers home how the inexplicable weightings of 12 different factors drive the "nonsense number" that is the overall rank in US News.

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/2009/04/a-ranking-using-us-news-data-but-without.html

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