Regression to the Mean

Regression to the mean relates to a nature of statistics whereby performance varies during the learning process. During these natural and random variances it is tempting to reward good performance only to be disappointed by a following poor result. Similarly, punishing poor performance may appear to initially result in improved performance.

Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman pg 176

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