Accession Number : ADA293897

Title :   Discussion of M. J. Bayarri and M. H. DeGroot's 'Gaining Weight: A Bayesian Approach'.

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV WASHINGTON DC INST FOR RELIABILITY AND RISK ANALYSIS

Personal Author(s) : Singpurwalla, Nozer D.

PDF Url : ADA293897

Report Date : 17 JUN 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This is an invited discussion of Professors M. J. Bayarri and M. H. DeGroot's paper entitled "Gaining Weight: A Bayesian Approach." Both the paper and the discussion are to appear in Bayesian Statistics 3, the Proceedings of the Third Valencia International Meeting on Bayesian Statistics, held in Altea (Spain), on June 1-5, 1987. (AN)

Descriptors :   *BAYES THEOREM, SCENARIOS, DECISION MAKING, PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, RANDOM VARIABLES, STATISTICAL DATA, WEIGHTING FUNCTIONS.

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE