Theories of Inference

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Lecture 2

"Theories of Inference" covers the following topics:

  1. The Impossibility of Inference without Assumptions
  2. Three Theories of Inference: Overview
  3. Likelihood: Example, Derivation, Properties
  4. Uncertainty in Likelihood Inference
  5. Simulation from Likelihood Models
  6. Extending the Linear Model with a Variance Function