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Bayesian statistical modelling

by P. Congdon

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Chichester, England, Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bayesian statistical decision theory

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Congdon.
    SeriesWiley series in probability and statistics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA279.5 .C65 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 573 p. :
    Number of Pages573
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17170645M
    ISBN 100470018755
    ISBN 109780470018750
    LC Control Number2006023990

    With Yuling. Every philosophy has holes, and it is the responsibility of proponents of a philosophy to point out these problems. Here are a few holes in Bayesian data analysis: (1) the usual rules of conditional probability fail in the quantum realm, (2) flat or weak priors lead to terrible inferences about things we care about, (3) subjective priors are incoherent, (4) Bayes factors fail in. This book aims to present an introduction to Bayesian modelling and computation, by considering real case studies drawn from diverse fields spanning ecology, health, genetics and finance. Each chapter comprises a description of the problem, the corresponding model, the computational method, results and inferences as well as the issues that.

    Bayesian methods represent a large community when it comes to data analysis and statistical modeling. There are numerous applications, ranging from medical sciences to social sciences. The advancement of technology (computer power) has provided a more fruitful application of Bayesian methods. Kneib, T. (). Beyond mean regression. Statistical Modelling, 13, – Journal article (two authors): Komárek, A. and Lesaffre. E. (). Bayesian semi-parametric accelerated failure time model for paired doubly-interval-censored data. Statistical Modelling, 6, 3– Journal article (three or .

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