publication . Other literature type . Article . 2008

Can a significance test be genuinely Bayesian?

Pereira, Carlos A. B.; Julio Stern; Wechsler, Sergio;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2008
  • Publisher: International Society for Bayesian Analysis
Abstract
The Full Bayesian Significance Test, FBST, is extensively reviewed. Its test statistic, a genuine Bayesian measure of evidence, is discussed in detail. Its behavior in some problems of statistical inference like testing for independence in contingency tables is discussed.
Subjects
arXiv: Statistics::Computation
free text keywords: Bayes tests, Sharp hypotheses, Significance tests, 62A15, 62C10, 62F03, 62F15, Statistics and Probability, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Statistical inference, Test statistic, Bayesian statistics, Mathematics, Statistical significance, Contingency table, Bayesian probability, Frequentist inference, Econometrics
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2008

Can a significance test be genuinely Bayesian?

Pereira, Carlos A. B.; Julio Stern; Wechsler, Sergio;