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Modification of Bayesian Updating where Continuous Parameters have Differing Relationships with New and Existing Data

  title={Modification of Bayesian Updating where Continuous Parameters have Differing Relationships with New and Existing Data},
  author={N. Lewis},
  journal={arXiv: Methodology},
  • N. Lewis
  • Published 2013
  • Mathematics
  • arXiv: Methodology
Bayesian analyses are often performed using so-called noninformative priors, with a view to achieving objective inference about unknown parameters on which available data depends. Noninformative priors depend on the relationship of the data to the parameters over the sample space. Combining Bayesian updating - multiplying an existing posterior density for parameters being estimated by a likelihood function derived from independent new data that depend on those parameters and renormalizing… Expand
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