How the ‘Hand of Henry’ Benefited the South African Economy

This paper highlights an aspect of mega-events that has been neglected: the changing composition of tourist arrivals during and after the event. The change happens because, in the FIFA World Cup, a quota of countries participates from each continent and this opens up new tourism markets. We show that the 2010 FIFA World Cup in […]

Adaptive Bayesian Analysis for Binomial Proportions

We consider the problem of statistical inference of binomial proportions for non-matched, correlated samples, under the Bayesian framework. Such inference can arise when the same group is observed a different number of times on two or more inference occasions, with the aim of testing the proportion of some trait. These scenarios can occur when we […]