Posted by **Sonora** at Nov. 22, 2006

Chapman & Hall/CRC | ISBN: 1584881704 | 2000 | 440 pages | PDF | 3.3 MB

Bayes and Empirical Bayes Methods for Data Analysis, Second Edition introduces Bayes and EB methods, demonstrates their usefulness in challenging applied settings, and shows how they can be implemented using modern Markov chain Monte Carlo computational methods. Welcomed by many, this new edition with its updated material continues to furnish practical solution methods to researchers with challenging problems, offering the same high quality as the bestselling first edition.

Posted by **AlenMiler** at Aug. 19, 2014

November 25, 2013 | ISBN: 3642378862 | Pages: 376 | PDF | 8 MB

This book covers modern statistical inference based on likelihood with applications in medicine, epidemiology and biology. Two introductory chapters discuss the importance of statistical models in applied quantitative research and the central role of the likelihood function. The rest of the book is divided into three parts. The first describes likelihood-based inference from a frequentist viewpoint. Properties of the maximum likelihood estimate, the score function, the likelihood ratio and the Wald statistic are discussed in detail. In the second part, likelihood is combined with prior information to perform Bayesian inference. Topics include Bayesian updating, conjugate and reference priors, Bayesian point and interval estimates, Bayesian asymptotics and empirical Bayes methods. Modern numerical techniques for Bayesian inference are described in a separate chapter. Finally two more advanced topics, model choice and prediction, are discussed both from a frequentist and a Bayesian perspective.

A comprehensive appendix covers the necessary prerequisites in probability theory, matrix algebra, mathematical calculus, and numerical analysis.

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