Actually, all frequentists and Bayesians are logical probabilists, but if I put that in the title, few would believe it. … Continue Reading Frequentists Are Closet Bayesians: Confidence Interval Edition
Henk Tijms, emeritus professor at the Vrije University in Amsterdam, is author of Understanding Probability (excerpt; Amazon at this writing … Continue Reading Was The UEFA Champions League Draw Rigged?—Bayesian Analysis by Henk Tijms
Class is almost over! Just three days (including today) left. I’m way behind reading comments. All logic, of which probability is an example, begins with a fixed list of premises from which we attempt to write a conclusion which either … Continue Reading Direct And Inverse Probability: The Bayesian Way
Andrew Montford, who runs Bishop Hill blog, had a post titled “IPCC statistics ruled illegal” in which he said, “Bayesian statistics, the approach favoured by the IPCC in its assessments of the world’s climate, has been ruled illegal by the … Continue Reading Bayesian Statistics Ruled Illegal?