Trouble brewing By Marcus Wilson • 05/07/2010 • 2 This post was syndicated from Physics Stop - View original source Following Germany’s destruction of England and now Argentina, I’m getting distinctly worried that Professor Tolan’s probability theory is about to be proved correct. It will be a sad day for mathematics if he starts saying ‘told you so…’ Related maths 2 Responses to “Trouble brewing” Ah, but the important is why, right? It wonâ€™t be because the basis of it is soundâ€¦ Reply What is he actually used an elegant jump diffusion model to estimate the “duration time to win” a world cup. Perhaps there’s more to it than that news report suggests? Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Comment Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.