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STAT GU4224 Bayesian Statistics. 3 points.

Prerequisites: STAT GU4204 or the equivalent.

Bayesian vs frequentist, prior and posterior distributions, conjugate priors, informative and non-informative prior subjective and objective bayes, oneand two sample problems, models for normal data, models for binary data, multivariate normal shrinkage, bayesian linear models, bayesian computation (start early), MCMC algorithms, the Gibbs sampler, hierarchical models, empirical bayes, hypothesis testing, bayes factors, model selection, software: R and WinBUGS

Fall 2017: STAT GU4224
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
STAT 4224 001/24790 M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm
329 Pupin Laboratories
Ronald Neath 3 15/40
Spring 2018: STAT GU4224
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
STAT 4224 001/15902 T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm
614 Schermerhorn Hall
Banu Baydil 3 30/30