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Bayesian betas and deception

Christopher B. Barry

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Published
**1979**
by Graduate School of Business, University of Texas at Austin : distributed by Bureau of Business Research, University of Texas at Austin in Austin
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Written in English

- Finance -- Mathematical models.,
- Bayesian statistical decision theory.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: leaves [8]-[9]

Statement | Christopher B. Barry. |

Series | Working papers - Graduate School of Business, the University of Texas at Austin ; 79-21, Working paper (University of Texas at Austin. Graduate School of Business) ;, 79-21. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HG174 .B33 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | [9] leaves ; |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL4071593M |

LC Control Number | 79625844 |

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(This is a very very good reference for questions on model checking, simulational approaches, and ignorability of experimental designs.). John Kruschke released a book in mid called Doing Bayesian Data Analysis: A Tutorial with R and BUGS.

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In both cases, however, we learn from new evidence using Bayesian updating. Bayesian Updating. We have previously thought of 𝛼 and 𝛽 as imaginary coin flips. Although this is a conceptual convenience, the good news is that Beta distribution does not distinguish the imaginary and the : Shaw Lu.

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"A Note On The Deceptive Nature Of Bayesian Forecasted Betas," Journal of Financial Research, Southern Finance Association;Southwestern Finance Association, vol. 2(1), pagesMarch. Petranov, Stefan, We recommend estimating Vasicek-shrunk betas with 1–4 years of daily stock returns and then shrinking betas a second time (and more for smaller stocks and longer-term projects), because the underlying betas are themselves time-varying.

Such estimators also work well in other developed countries and for small-minus-big (SMB) and high-minus-low (HML) by: 3. Bayesian Decision Theory is a wonderfully useful tool that provides a formalism for decision making under uncertainty. It is used in a diverse range of applications including but definitely not limited to finance for guiding investment strategies or in engineering for designing control systems.

Beta-Binomial sampling. The previous example demonstrated Gibbs sampling for a two-parameter discrete distribution. In fact, the Gibbs sampling algorithm works for any two-parameter distribution. To illustrate, consider a familiar Bayesian model discussed in Chapter 7.

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The purpose of this book is to collect the fundamental results for decision making under uncertainty in one place, much as the book by Puterman [] on Markov decision processes did for Markov decision process theory.

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