# Bayesian Model Averaging for Linear Regression Models

@article{Raftery1997BayesianMA, title={Bayesian Model Averaging for Linear Regression Models}, author={Adrian E. Raftery and David Madigan and Jennifer A. Hoeting}, journal={Journal of the American Statistical Association}, year={1997}, volume={92}, pages={179-191} }

Abstract We consider the problem of accounting for model uncertainty in linear regression models. Conditioning on a single selected model ignores model uncertainty, and thus leads to the underestimation of uncertainty when making inferences about quantities of interest. A Bayesian solution to this problem involves averaging over all possible models (i.e., combinations of predictors) when making inferences about quantities of interest. This approach is often not practical. In this article we…

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