STSCI 6780

STSCI 6780

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Priors, posteriors, Bayes estimators, decision theory, asymptotic theory, Bayes factors, credible regions, hierarchical models, nonparametric Bayes, computational methods, Bayesian robustness, and applications. This is a theory-oriented course intended for PhD students. For a more applied introduction to Bayesian statistics, students should take STSCI 4780, Bayesian Data Analysis: Principles and Practice, which is offered in the spring.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ORIE 6700 or an equivalent course in mathematical statistics.

Comments A basic knowledge of R is assumed.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ORIE 6780

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11657 STSCI 6780   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person