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Statistical Inference

Sowmia, M. (2019) Statistical Inference. Masters thesis, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata.

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    Abstract

    Almost all of the inferential problems can be identified as being one of these types:est imation,hypothesis testing or confidence sets.We will treat all of these problems in detail in this paper.In chapter2, we introduced estimation: providing one "best guess" for a parameter of interest.In the subsequent chapters we discussed the idea of testing a default theory and try to answer the question if the samples actually provide sufficient evidence against the theory and accordingly reject or retain the theory (or hypothesis) and in turn using these testing procedures to find confidence sets for the parameter.Then in the final chapter, we focused on studying relationships between different groups and modelling a linear relationship between two groups .We then study about using this model for future predictions.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Additional Information: Supervisor: Prof. Asok Kumar Nanda
    Uncontrolled Keywords: ANOVA; Data Reduction; Hypothesis Testing; Interval Estimation; Linear Regression; Point Estimation; Ranndom Sampling; Simple Random Sampling; Statistical Inference
    Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
    Divisions: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Depositing User: IISER Kolkata Librarian
    Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2020 11:01
    Last Modified: 16 Jan 2020 11:02
    URI: http://eprints.iiserkol.ac.in/id/eprint/897

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