Accession Number : AD0787083

Title :   Regularity Conditions for Exact Credibility.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Jewell,William S.

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : In a previous article, it was stated incorrectly that the Bayesian forecasting credibility formula was exact for all simple exponential families with their natural conjugate priors. The purpose of this note is to clarify the conditions under which it is true.

Descriptors :   *Mathematical prediction, Measure theory, Distribution functions, Exponential functions

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE