Chapter 2. Hierarchical Mixture Models

  1. Peter Congdon

Published Online: 13 MAY 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470867159.ch2

Applied Bayesian Modelling

Applied Bayesian Modelling

How to Cite

Congdon, P. (2003) Hierarchical Mixture Models, in Applied Bayesian Modelling, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470867159.ch2

Author Information

  1. Queen Mary, University of London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2003
  2. Published Print: 11 MAR 2003

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Walter A. Shewhart and
  2. Samuel S. Wilks

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486954

Online ISBN: 9780470867150



This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Smoothing to the Population

  • General Issues of Model Assessment: Marginal Likelihood and Other Approaches

  • Ensemble Estimates: Pooling over Similar Units

  • Discrete Mixtures and Dirichlet Processes

  • General Additive and Histogram Smoothing Priors

  • Review

  • References

  • Exercises