By Peter D. Congdon
This e-book presents an available method of Bayesian computing and information research, with an emphasis at the interpretation of genuine info units. Following within the culture of the profitable first version, this publication goals to make quite a lot of statistical modeling purposes available utilizing established code that may be with ease tailored to the reader's personal purposes.
The second edition has been completely transformed and up-to-date to take account of advances within the box. a brand new set of labored examples is incorporated. the radical point of the 1st variation used to be the assurance of statistical modeling utilizing WinBUGS and OPENBUGS. this selection maintains within the new version besides examples utilizing R to expand attraction and for completeness of assurance.
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Applied Bayesian Modelling (2nd Edition) (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics) by Peter D. Congdon