1. Nature of Bayesian Inference

  1. George E.P. Box1 and
  2. George C. Tiao2

Published Online: 25 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118033197.ch1

Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis

Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis

How to Cite

Box, G. E.P. and Tiao, G. C. (1992) Nature of Bayesian Inference, in Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118033197.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Wisconsin

  2. 2

    University of Chicago

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471574286

Online ISBN: 9781118033197

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Keywords:

  • statistical methods;
  • iterative process;
  • Bayesian analysis;
  • Cauchy distribution;
  • nuisance parameters

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Summary

  • Nature of Bayesian Inference

  • Noninformative Prior Distributions

  • Sufficient Statistics

  • Constraints on Parameters

  • Nuisance Parameters

  • Systems of Inference