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Does the beta distribution have a conjugate prior?

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What is the difference between $E(X|Y)$ and $E(X|Y=y)$?

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What is "Targeted Maximum Likelihood Expectation"?

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Why are Gaussian process models called non-parametric?

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What is the expected value of the logarithm of Gamma distribution?

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Can the Bayes factor be negative?

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Why using cross validation is not a good option for Lasso regression?

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Sufficiency in Lehmann Scheffe

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Book for reading before Elements of Statistical Learning?

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Expected value of the log-determinant of a Wishart matrix

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Binomial-binomial is binomial?

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What's the distribution of $\bar{X}^{-1}$?

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Define Priors for Dirichlet Distribution parameters in JAGS

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Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Dirichlet Mean

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Missing at Random Data in GEE

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What Ratio of Independent Distributions gives a Normal Distribution?

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Thinning chains in BUGS/JAGS

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What are pros and cons of empirical Bayesian methods?

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Variational Bayes vs EP and other message-passing methods

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How to rigorously define the likelihood?

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Show that Y/Z does not have finite expectation

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Distribution of number of objects in Simple Random Sampling with Replacement (SRSWR)

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Is there an R package for MCMC estimation of Generalized Method of Moments?

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Example of dependence with zero covariance

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Does convergence in mean imply convergence almost surely if the limit is zero and the sequence is nonnegative?

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Bayes estimator under LINEX loss?

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Converging exponentially in probability implies convergence with probability one ?

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Basic Bayesian reasoning question -- what is wrong with this "equational" argument?

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How do programs like BUGS/JAGS automatically determine conditional distributions for Gibbs sampling?

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Hyperprior distributions for the parameters (scale matrix and degrees of freedom) of a wishart prior to an inverse covariance matrix