Computer Age Statistical Inference: Algorithms, Evidence, by Bradley Efron,Trevor Hastie

By Bradley Efron,Trevor Hastie

The twenty-first century has obvious a wide ranging enlargement of statistical technique, either in scope and in effect. 'Big data', 'data science', and 'machine studying' became generic phrases within the information, as statistical tools are delivered to endure upon the big information units of contemporary technology and trade. How did we get the following? And the place are we going? This e-book takes us on an exciting trip throughout the revolution in info research following the advent of digital computation within the Fifties. starting with classical inferential theories - Bayesian, frequentist, Fisherian - person chapters take in a sequence of influential subject matters: survival research, logistic regression, empirical Bayes, the jackknife and bootstrap, random forests, neural networks, Markov chain Monte Carlo, inference after version choice, and dozens extra. The notably smooth method integrates method and algorithms with statistical inference. The ebook ends with hypothesis at the destiny path of data and information science.

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