STAT 7303: Bayesian Analysis and Decision Theory

January 31, 2017

Decision theory, loss functions, subjective and objective prior distributions, posterior distribution, estimation, testing, prediction, sensitivity analysis, hierarchical modeling. Intended primarily for PhD students in Statistics or Biostatistics. Prereq: 7301 or 622, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 820.

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