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Comment: The Importance of Jeffreys’s Legacy

Robert Kass

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Theory of Probability is distinguished by several high-level philosophical attitudes, some stressed by Jeffreys, some implicit. By reviewing these we may recognize the importance in this work in the historical development of statistics.

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Statist. Sci., Volume 24, Number 2 (2009), 179-182.

First available in Project Euclid: 14 January 2010

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Approximate Bayesian inference Bayes factors statistical models


Kass, Robert. Comment: The Importance of Jeffreys’s Legacy. Statist. Sci. 24 (2009), no. 2, 179--182. doi:10.1214/09-STS284A.

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