Accession Number:

AD0772758

Title:

Topics in Model Building. Part IV. Some Problems in Model Discrimination.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

Certain authors have remarked on what they believed was the instability of the posterior probabilities of the models calculated using Box and Hills discrimination technique. It is shown that this instability arose not for any inappropriateness of the technique itself but because it was used under the conditions which violated critical assumptions. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE