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The Resource Introduction to statistical decision theory, by John W. Pratt, Howard Raiffa, and Robert Schlaifer

Introduction to statistical decision theory, by John W. Pratt, Howard Raiffa, and Robert Schlaifer

Label
Introduction to statistical decision theory
Title
Introduction to statistical decision theory
Statement of responsibility
by John W. Pratt, Howard Raiffa, and Robert Schlaifer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pratt, John W
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1924-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raiffa, Howard
  • Schlaifer, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Statistical decision
  • Probabilities
  • Statistics
Label
Introduction to statistical decision theory, by John W. Pratt, Howard Raiffa, and Robert Schlaifer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Preliminary edition. Cf. pref
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- An informal treatment of foundations -- A formal treatment of foundations -- Assessment of preferences for consequences -- Quantification of judgments -- Analysis of decision trees -- Random variables -- Continuous lotteries and expectations -- Special univariate distributions -- Conditional probability and Bayes' theorem -- Bernoulli process -- Terminal analysis; opportunity loss and the value of perfect information -- Paired random variables -- Preposterior analysis; the value of sample information -- Normal process with know variance -- Normal process with unknown variance -- Large sample theory -- Statistical analysis in normal form -- Classical methods -- Multivariate random variables -- The multivariate normal distribution -- Choosing the best of several processes -- Allowance for uncertain bias -- Stratification -- The portfolio problem -- Normal linear regression with known variance -- Appendix 1: The terminology of sets -- Appendix 2: Elements of matrix theory -- Appendix 3: Classical methods
Control code
2289885
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (various paging)
Lccn
lum84026921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)219631
Label
Introduction to statistical decision theory, by John W. Pratt, Howard Raiffa, and Robert Schlaifer
Publication
Note
Preliminary edition. Cf. pref
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- An informal treatment of foundations -- A formal treatment of foundations -- Assessment of preferences for consequences -- Quantification of judgments -- Analysis of decision trees -- Random variables -- Continuous lotteries and expectations -- Special univariate distributions -- Conditional probability and Bayes' theorem -- Bernoulli process -- Terminal analysis; opportunity loss and the value of perfect information -- Paired random variables -- Preposterior analysis; the value of sample information -- Normal process with know variance -- Normal process with unknown variance -- Large sample theory -- Statistical analysis in normal form -- Classical methods -- Multivariate random variables -- The multivariate normal distribution -- Choosing the best of several processes -- Allowance for uncertain bias -- Stratification -- The portfolio problem -- Normal linear regression with known variance -- Appendix 1: The terminology of sets -- Appendix 2: Elements of matrix theory -- Appendix 3: Classical methods
Control code
2289885
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (various paging)
Lccn
lum84026921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)219631

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