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Subjective Probability

Statistical Theory and Methods

  1. A. O'Hagan

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vas062

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O'Hagan, A. 2006. Subjective Probability. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 6.

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  1. University of Sheffield, UK

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  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


Subjective probability is an alternative definition to the mathematical notion of probability that is adopted by most statisticians who advocate Bayesian methods, and is applicable in many situations where frequency probability cannot be defined.