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Comment author: Milan_Griffes 11 January 2018 12:48:03AM *  0 points [-]

If we talk about estimates in objective and/or frequentist terms, it's equally difficult to observe the long term unfolding of the scenario.

Agreed. I think the difficulty applies to both types of estimates (sorry for being imprecise above).