The Annals of Statistics
- Ann. Statist.
- Volume 15, Number 1 (1987), 269-277.
Using the Stepwise Bayes Technique to Choose Between Experiments
In Meeden and Ghosh (1983) a theory was developed for choosing, possibly at random, from a group of experiments the one to be observed. Here we consider the problem when the class of possible designs is restricted to a subclass of all designs. A theorem which identifies some admissible decision procedures and generalizes the early work is proved. Some applications to finite population sampling are discussed.
Ann. Statist., Volume 15, Number 1 (1987), 269-277.
First available in Project Euclid: 12 April 2007
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Primary: 62C15: Admissibility
Secondary: 62D05: Sampling theory, sample surveys 62C10: Bayesian problems; characterization of Bayes procedures
Mazloum, Reda; Meeden, Glen. Using the Stepwise Bayes Technique to Choose Between Experiments. Ann. Statist. 15 (1987), no. 1, 269--277. doi:10.1214/aos/1176350265. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1176350265