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A CASE STUDY FOR TEACHING BAYESIAN METHODS

@inproceedings{Stangl2001ACS,
  title={A CASE STUDY FOR TEACHING BAYESIAN METHODS},
  author={Dalene K. Stangl},
  year={2001}
}
This paper presents a case study that introduces Bayesian inference in introductory undergraduate statistics courses. The case study uses clinical trial data analyzed and published in the New England Journal of Medicine (GUSTO Investigators, 1993) using a frequentist analysis and the Journal of the American Medical Association (Brophy and Joseph, 1995) using a Bayesian analysis. An article from the popular science magazine, Discover (Hively, 1996) is also included in teaching the case. This… Expand
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