A Conversation with James Hannan

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Gilliland, Dennis; Ramamoorthi, R. V.;
(2010)
  • Publisher: The Institute of Mathematical Statistics
  • Journal: issn: 0883-4237
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1214/09-STS283
  • Subject: empirical Bayes | repeated games | compound decision theory | Hannan consistency | Statistics - Other Statistics

Jim Hannan is a professor who has lived an interesting life and one whose fundamental research in repeated games was not fully appreciated until late in his career. During his service as a meteorologist in the Army in World War II, Jim played poker and made weather fore... View more
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