Courses of Study 2018-2019 
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Courses of Study 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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STSCI 6730 - Mathematical Statistics I

(crosslisted) MATH 6730  
Spring. 4 credits. Student option grading.

Prerequisite: STSCI 4090 /BTRY 4090 , MATH 6710  or permission of instructor.

F. Bunea.

This course will focus on the finite sample theory of statistical inference, emphasizing estimation, hypothesis testing, and confidence intervals.  Specific topics include: uniformly minimum variance unbiased estimators, minimum risk equivariant estimators, Bayes estimators, minimax estimators, the Neyman-Pearson theory of hypothesis testing, and the construction of optimal invariant tests.

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