There are two major competing schools of thought in modern statistics, divided most obviously by methodology. The underlying difference, however, can be considered one of philosophy. 552 more words
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Bayesian evidence synthesis and bootstrapping for trial-based economic evaluations: comfortable bed fellows?
By Mohsen Sadatsafavi and Stirling Bryan
In economic evaluation of health technologies, evidence synthesis is typically about quantification of the evidence in terms of parameters. Bootstrapping is a non-parametric inferential method in trial-based economic evaluations. 1,010 more words
The objective of this blog is to share my insights and experiences in trying to be a better Bayesian. Yes, yes, Frequenist and Bayesian analyses results should agree, provided the data is significant enough, but … c’mon, our brains are empirical based, with no prior model to explain our surroundings, and incorrect assumptions are (mostly) corrected for. 212 more words
Great news, my submission to the 24th International Workshop on Machine Learning for Signal Processing (MLSP) was recently accepted. More details on the paper, some of the exciting results it describes, a preprint, slides, etc. 315 more words
The other obvious difference is coloring. Whereas the English springer Breed Standards admit several colorings (and these differ by Kennel Club from country to country), the Welsh… 278 more words