Statistical Inference

Statistical Inference

by Ian Joliffe, Jones B., Paul H. Garthwaite, Byron C. Jones
     
 
/* 84726-9, 0-13-847260-2, Jolliffe, Statistical Inference */ Intended to be a handbook, it concentrates on ideas, rather than comprehensive theorem-proving), and contains many exercises. Although it is written at a fairly advanced level, the book employs only the necessary mathematics for a full understanding of the book. Includes a

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/* 84726-9, 0-13-847260-2, Jolliffe, Statistical Inference */ Intended to be a handbook, it concentrates on ideas, rather than comprehensive theorem-proving), and contains many exercises. Although it is written at a fairly advanced level, the book employs only the necessary mathematics for a full understanding of the book. Includes a discussion on the properties of estimators and methods of estimation; hypothesis testing - including null and alternative hypotheses and pure significance tests - confidence sets and decision theory approaches; and a number of other topics including empirical Bays procedures, robust procedures, conditional interference and quasi-likelihood.Postgraduates and senior level undergraduates studying theoretical courses i n statistics. Researchers in other disciplines including mathematics, medicine, biology and agriculture needing knowledge of the theory of making inferences from observed data. An Ellis Horwood Limited Book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780138472603
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.88(w) x 9.27(h) x 0.55(d)

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