Book

Statistical Thinking from Scratch, Oxford University Press 2019

Code and supplementary material for the book are available on GitHub

A review of the book can be found in Trends in Ecology and Evolution


For an up-to-date list of papers, see Google Scholar




Papers in evolutionary genetics

NA Rosenberg, MD Edge (in press). Genetic clusters and the race debates: A perspective from population genetics. To appear in The Race Debates from Metaphysics to Medicine, QNJ Spencer (ed.), Oxford University Press.

MD Edge & G Coop (2020). Donnelly (1983) and the limits of genetic genealogy. Theoretical Population Biology. [PDF]

MD Edge & G Coop (2020). Attacks on genetic privacy via uploads to genealogical databases. Elife,9,e51810. [PDF] [Github]

J Kim, MD Edge, A Goldberg, & NA Rosenberg (2019). Assortative mating and the dynamical decoupling of genetic admixture levels from phenotypes that differ between source populations. [bioRxiv]

MD Edge & G Coop (2019). Reconstructing the history of polygenic scores using coalescent trees. Genetics, 211:235-262 [bioRxiv] [PDF] [Github]

J Kim, MD Edge, BF Algee-Hewitt, JZ Li, & NA Rosenberg. (2018). Statistical detection ofrelatives typed with disjoint forensic and biomedical loci. Cell, 175:848-858. [PDF]

MD Edge, BFB Algee-Hewitt, TJ Pemberton, JZ Li, NA Rosenberg (2017). Linkage disequilibrium matches forensic genetic records to disjoint genomic marker sets. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 114: 5671-5676. [PDF]

JTL Kang, A Goldberg, MD Edge, DM Behar, NA Rosenberg (2016). Consanguinity rates predict long runs of homozygosity in Jewish populations. Human Heredity, 82, 87-102. [PDF]

BFB Algee-Hewitt, MD Edge, J Kim, JZ Li, NA Rosenberg (2016). Individual identifiability predicts population identifiability in forensic microsatellite markers. Current Biology, 26: 935-942. [PDF] [supplement]

MD Edge, NA Rosenberg (2015). A General Model of the Relationship Between the Apportionment of Human Genetic Diversity and the Apportionment of Human Phenotypic Diversity. Human Biology, 87: 313-337. [PDF]

MD Edge, NA Rosenberg (2015). Implications of the apportionment of human genetic diversity for the apportionment of human phenotypic diversity. Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science Part C, 52: 32-45. [PDF]

RG Winther, R Giordano, MD Edge, R Nielsen (2015). The mind, the lab, and the field: On three population concepts in biology. Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science Part C, 52: 12-21. [PDF]

MD Edge, NA Rosenberg (2014). Bounds on F[ST] in terms of the frequency of the most frequent allele and total homozygosity: The case of a specified number of alleles. Theoretical Population Biology, 97: 20-34. [PDF]

MD Edge, P Goroochurn, NA Rosenberg (2013). Windfalls and pitfalls: Insights from population genetics in the search for disease genes. Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health, 1: 254-272. [PDF]

M Jakobsson, MD Edge, NA Rosenberg (2013). The relationship between F[ST] and the frequency of the most frequent allele. Genetics, 193: 515-528. [PDF]


Papers in other fields

MD Edge, SJ Lwi, SL Johnson (2014). An assessment of reactivity to frustration of goal pursuit in euthymic bipolar I disorder. Clinical Psychological Science. [PDF]

MD Edge, SL Johnson, T Ng, & CS Carver (2013). Iowa gambling task performance in euthymic bipolar I disorder: A meta-analysis and empirical study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 150: 115-122. [PDF]

MD Edge, CJ Miller, L Muhtadie, SL Johnson, CS Carver, N Marquinez, IH Gotlib (2013). People with bipolar I disorder report avoiding rewarding activities and dampening positive emotion. Journal of Affective Disorders, 146: 407-413. [PDF]

JR Kuo, IG Edge, W Ramel, MD Edge, EM Drabant, WM Dayton, JJ Gross (2012). Trait rumination is associated with enhanced recollection of negative words. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36: 722-730. [PDF]

SL Johnson, MD Edge, MK Holmes, CS Carver (2012). The behavioral activation system and mania. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 8: 243-267. [PDF]

EM Drabant, W Ramel, MD Edge, LW Hyde, JR Kuo, PR Goldin, AR Hariri, JJ Gross (2012). Neural mechanisms underlying 5-HTTLPR-related sensitivity to acute stress. American Journal of Psychiatry, 169: 397-405. [PDF]

EM Drabant, JR Kuo, W Ramel, J Blechert, MD Edge, JR Cooper, PR Goldin, AR Hariri, JJ Gross (2012). Experiential, autonomic, and neural responses during threat anticipation vary as a function of threat intensity and neuroticism. Neuroimage, 55: 401-410. [PDF]

T Carthy, N Horesh, A Apter, MD Edge, JJ Gross (2010). Emotional reactivity and cognitive regulation in anxious children. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48: 384-393. [PDF]

MD Edge, W Ramel, EM Drabant, JR Kuo, KJ Parker, JJ Gross (2009). For better or worse? Stress inoculation effects for implicit but not explicit anxiety. Depression and Anxiety, 26:831-837. [PDF]