In a continuation of my machine learning series, today I will discuss a more cutting-edge topic in machine learning that has significant social import: fairness. In the modern era, there is significant momentum towards using machine learning techniques with the plethora of available data to make key decisions affecting many . . .
My introductory statistics course delved into the various common types of continuous random variable distributions, notably the normal distribution characterized as $Z$ and the gamma distribution $\Gamma$. In this post I will simply demonstrate the derivation of the MGF of the Gamma distribution starting from its pdf. I will not . . .