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Juho Kokkala
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68 votes

Is there any *mathematical* basis for the Bayesian vs frequentist debate?

25 votes

Variance of a bounded random variable

21 votes

Probability that the minimum of a normal random sample will exceed the maximum of another?

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Gelman and Rubin convergence diagnostic, how to generalise to work with vectors?

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Does the Gibbs Sampling algorithm guarantee detailed balance?

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Example for a prior, that unlike Jeffreys, leads to a posterior that is not invariant

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What is the difference between "limiting" and "stationary" distributions?

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Can Hazard Ratio be translated into ratio of medians of survival time?

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Is the machine learning community abusing "conditioned on" and "parametrized by"?

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What does it mean to integrate over the posterior?

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Does this distribution have a name? $f(x)\propto\exp(-|x-\mu|^p/\beta)$

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Kernels in Gaussian Processes

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Confused about sensitivity, specificity and area under ROC curve (AUC)

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Why do these statements not follow logically from a 95% CI for the mean?

9 votes

Joint distribution of AR(1) model

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Visualizing of $\sigma$-algebras as "information"

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Why is the Kalman Filter a specific case of a (dynamic) Bayesian network?

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Island Hopping with Metropolis Algorithm

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Explain intuition regarding probability of "next flip" when tossing a fair coin

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Simplex Random Walk

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Two envelope problem revisited

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Meaning of partial correlation

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Sum of Beta-Bernoulli variables

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Meaning of syntax $N(\mathbf{y} \mid \mathbf{0}, \mathbf{K})$ (multivariate normal distribution)

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What is the probability that a best of seven series goes to the seventh game with negative binomial

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Generating random numbers from a multiplication of CDFs

6 votes

Bayesian online changepoint detection (marginal predictive distribution)

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Setting up simulation algorithm to check calibration of Bayesian posterior probabilities

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How can I prove that the median is a nonlinear function?

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Marginalizing a Poisson-distributed count parameter in a Binomial Distribution