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732A66 Decision theory

Work plan and material


Course material (additional)

  • Meeting 8 (12 October), presentation:
  • Meeting 7 (7 October), presentation:
  • Meeting 6 (2 October), presentation:
  • Meeting 5 (28 September), presentation:
  • Assignment 1:
  • Meeting 3 (18 September), presentation:
  • Meeting 2 (14 September), presentation, complementary slides:
  • Meeting 1 (31 August), presentation:

  • Preliminary Work plan

    Week

    Contents

    Reference

    Additional

    35

    Probability, definition and interpretation, likelihood

    Winkler: Chapter 2

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    36-37 Bayesian inference - Discrete probability models Winkler: Chapter 3
    38-39 Bayesian inference - Continuous probability models Winkler: Chapter 4, sections 4.1-4.12

    Assignment 1 will be distributed

    39-41 Decision theory Winkler: Chapter 5, sections 5.1-5.10

    44-45 Decision theory: The Value of Information Winkler: Chapter 6, sections 6.1-6.4

    Assignment 2 will be distributed

    46 Sequential analysis Winkler: Chapter 6, section 6.5; Supplementary material

    47 Loss functions and different probability distributions Winkler: Chapter 6, sections 6.6-6.10

    48 Point estimation from a decision perspective Winkler: Chapter 7, sections 7.1-7.4

    49 Hypothesis testing from a decision perspective Winkler: Chapter 7, sections 7.5-7.9

    Assignment 3 will be distributed

    50-51 Sampling from a decision perspective Supplementary material


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    Last updated: 2017-10-12