10. Transformation of Data

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

Published Online: 25 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118033197.ch10

Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis

Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis

How to Cite

Box, G. E.P. and Tiao, G. C. (1992) Transformation of Data, in Bayesian Inference in Statistical Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118033197.ch10

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



  • textile data;
  • grinding;
  • posterior distribution;
  • successive constraints;
  • prior distribution


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Analysis of the Biological and the Textile Data

  • Estimation of the Transformation

  • Analysis of the Effects θ after Transformation

  • Further Analysis of the Biological Data

  • Further Analysis of the Textile Data

  • A Summary of Formulae for Various Prior and Posterior Distributions