Computational Bayesian Statistics Journal Club Meeting

Date & Time


Discussion Leader: Bob Carpenter, CCM

Topic: Two short case studies, both of which are tutorial in nature and should be easy reads (feedback on that front more than welcome).

from GitHub:

For probabilistic prediction, full Bayes is better than point estimators
https://github.com/bob-carpenter/case-studies/tree/master/bayes-versus

Maximum marginal likelihood and posterior approximations with Monte Carlo expectation maximization
https://github.com/bob-carpenter/case-studies/tree/master/monte-carlo-em

Please email Sara Mejias Gonzalez at smgonzalez@flatironinstitute.org for Zoom information if you would like to participate.

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