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February 2014 Wonderful Examples, but Let’s not Close Our Eyes
David J. Hand
Statist. Sci. 29(1): 98-100 (February 2014). DOI: 10.1214/13-STS446


The papers in this collection are superb illustrations of the power of modern Bayesian methods. They give examples of problems which are well suited to being tackled using such methods, but one must not lose sight of the merits of having multiple different strategies and tools in one’s inferential armoury.


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David J. Hand. "Wonderful Examples, but Let’s not Close Our Eyes." Statist. Sci. 29 (1) 98 - 100, February 2014.


Published: February 2014
First available in Project Euclid: 9 May 2014

zbMATH: 1332.62092
MathSciNet: MR3201853
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/13-STS446

Keywords: frequentist , likelihood inference , Neyman–Pearson hypothesis testing , schools of inference

Rights: Copyright © 2014 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Vol.29 • No. 1 • February 2014
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