Archive for the ‘preprints’ Category

How to make decisions using somewhat reliable posterior distributions

15 January 2018 Comments off
Categories: model checking, preprints

Should simpler distributions have more prior probability?

7 January 2017 Comments off

D. R. Bickel, “Computable priors sharpened into Occam’s razors,” Working Paper, University of Ottawa, <hal-01423673> (2016). 2016 preprint

Categories: complexity, preprints

A Bayesian approach to informing decision makers

23 September 2016 Comments off

Estimates of the local false discovery rate based on prior information: Application to GWAS

1 August 2016 Comments off

Adaptively selecting an empirical Bayes reference class

1 June 2016 Comments off

F. A. Aghababazadeh, M. Alvo, and D. R. Bickel, “Estimating the local false discovery rate via a bootstrap solution to the reference class problem,” Working Paper, University of Ottawa, deposited in uO Research at (2016). 2016 preprint

Categories: empirical Bayes, preprints

False discovery rates are misleadingly low

2 March 2016 Comments off

D. R. Bickel, “Correcting false discovery rates for their bias toward false positives,” Working Paper, University of Ottawa, deposited in uO Research at (2016). 2016 preprint | Slides: CFDR and RFDR for SSC 2017

12 June 2017: URL updated and slides added


Coherent inference after checking a prior

7 January 2016 Comments off