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The best selling drugs in Italy are the ones that could be advertised

The best selling drugs in Italy are the ones that could be advertised On the Ministry of Health Website, there is a open data section where you can find the information in a *.csv format on the top-50best selling drugs in Italy. I decided to investigate this dataset, grouping some information (Python Code Attached Below, … Read moreThe best selling drugs in Italy are the ones that could be advertised

What are the best selling drugs in Italy?

The Italian Ministry of Health published a dataset on the most distributed * drugs through drugstores (here you can find the dataset). In methodological terms I have aggregated all the drugs with the same starting word E.g. All kind of “Tachipirina” packs (most sold paracetamol drug in Italy) are grouped in a single variable, regardless of whether … Read moreWhat are the best selling drugs in Italy?

A/B Testing explained to the Nerd who wants to pick up on Tinder

You just bought the ultimate fragrance, your abs are not perfectly sculpted, the beard is perfect, but the only match you get on Tinder Is with the fake profile made by your mate. You start thinking that you have a problem. Your “pick up strategy” is not working, obviously. You decide to rely on your … Read moreA/B Testing explained to the Nerd who wants to pick up on Tinder

How to become (a Self-Taught) Data Scientist

-Doctor my son want to become DataScientist, Have I to worry about? -It is a critical situation Miss, I am sorry for that, but I warn you. Sadly we don’t have an answer to this kind of illness. -You have to be prepared, you must be prepared, your son will go to IKEA, or to … Read moreHow to become (a Self-Taught) Data Scientist

PCA part.2 for unlucky boyfriend/husband

PCA Second Chapter I do not know if my explanation on PCA was clear, I do not think so. I will retry. PCA is a very common technique used in Machine Learning and represents the Principal Component Analysis. Imagine, for some unlucky reasons, you HAVE TO make a present to your girlfriend: a bag (I … Read morePCA part.2 for unlucky boyfriend/husband

PCA (Chapter One)

First Version of this article was published  on my Italian blog uomodellamansarda.com Between July and August, I could lead an optimization project for cutting cost for a UK company. This project could be based on PCA application. In this article and in the following, I will try to explain a fundamental concept. It is also very … Read morePCA (Chapter One)

Not only Theory

I received some negative feedback on my last post on the Italian blog uomodellamansarda.com, from Filippo and Francesco, two dear friends and I am planning a dinner to discuss better their suggestions. A bbq, a bottle of wine(actually I would try this non-commercial-vermouth –> https://amzn.to/2v0oles ) , a friendly discussion and I hope on this … Read moreNot only Theory

Hypothesis Testing, easy explanation

The first time I have studied “Hypothesis testing” was when I enrolled “Probability and Statistics” with prof. Martinelli, during my master degree. In the beginning, I didn’t understand easily the topic, but in the following month, practicing and practicing, I became quite confident. In this post, I will try to explain the Hypothesis Testing, also … Read moreHypothesis Testing, easy explanation

Most Junior Data Scientist Required Skills based on my personal experience and analysis prt 1

Is not easy to be a wannabe Data Scientist. Be a Data Scientist is fucking hard, be a self-learner Data Scientist even harder. Time is never enough, you need to focus, and focus on what market needs, this way you will have more chance to survive. Where to focus? You need to identify a path … Read moreMost Junior Data Scientist Required Skills based on my personal experience and analysis prt 1