Bayesian Analysis


William J. Browne and David Draper

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Bayesian Anal. Volume 1, Number 3 (2006), 547-550.

First available in Project Euclid: 22 June 2012

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Browne, William J.; Draper, David. Rejoinder. Bayesian Anal. 1 (2006), no. 3, 547--550. doi:10.1214/06-BA117REJ.

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