5 **Extrapolation**, Capacities, and Mechanisms Imagine that a chemical occurring in some consumer products has been found to be carcinogenic if administered in large doses in rats, and the question is whether it is also a carcinogen in humans.

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Principles of Forecasting: A Handbook for Researchers and Practitioners, J. Scott Armstrong (ed.): Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001 May 18, 2000 **Extrapolation** for Time-Series and Cross-Sectional Data J. Scott Armstrong The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania ABSTRACT ...

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Published in Interfaces , 14 (Nov.-Dec. 1984), 52-66, with commentaries and reply. Forecasting by **Extrapolation**: Conclusions from 25 Years of Research J. Scott Armstrong Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Sophisticated **extrapolation** techniques have had a negligible payoff for accuracy in ...

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**Extrapolation** -Summary z Use with care. z Just because a function "fits" (high r 2) does not mean that the **extrapolation** is reasonable. z Make your assumptions explicit z Generally there are growth limits at some point z Explore various approaches. z Create your own functions in excel based on ...

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A paper about the computation of PageRank using the standard Power Method and the new Quadratic **Extrapolation** which computes the principal eigenvector of the Markov matrix representing the Web link graph with an increased speed up of about 50-300%.