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Re: st: Are you a Bayesians?


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Are you a Bayesians?
Date   Sun, 5 Mar 2006 20:13:40 +0000 (GMT)

I agree with Greg here. I have been playing with the thought, but I got stuck while devising a
syntax that is both flexible enough and easy to use.
Maarten 

--- Gregor Franz <gfranz@uci.edu> wrote:
> I use matlab. I think it would be hard to incorporate anything but 
> mostly trivial cases for conjugate priors into a packaged program like 
> stata. That's the problem with subjective beliefs, you can't generalize 
> them.

> > Quoting "Benjamin M. Craig, Ph.D." <craig@pharmacy.arizona.edu>:
> >> As was mentioned in the fall, "Stata is not much of a vehicle for doing Bayesian things." 
> >> Should this change?


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between 1/2/2006 and 31/3/2006 I will be
visiting the UCLA, during this time the
best way to reach me is by email

Maarten L. Buis
Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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+31 20 5986715

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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