Bayesian Essentials with R [book review]

July 27, 2016
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(This article was first published on R – Xi'an's Og, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

[A review of Bayesian Essentials that appeared in Technometrics two weeks ago, with the first author being rechristened Jean-Michael!]

“Overall this book is a very helpful and useful introduction to Bayesian methods of data analysis. I found the use of R, the code in the book, and the companion R package, bayess, to be helpful to those who want to begin using  Bayesian methods in data analysis. One topic that I would like to see added is the use of Bayesian methods in change point problems, a topic that we found useful in a recent article and which could be added to the time series chapter. Overall this is a solid book and well worth considering by its intended audience.”
David E. BOOTH
Kent State University

Filed under: Books, R, Statistics, University life Tagged: Bayesian Core, Bayesian Essentials with R, book review, Jean-Michel Marin, Kent State University, R, Technometrics, time series

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