Open Conference Systems, 50th Scientific meeting of the Italian Statistical Society

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Posterior distributions with non explicit objective priors
Erlis Ruli, Nicola Sartori, Laura Ventura

Last modified: 2018-08-30


We introduce two methods useful to derive a posterior distribution for a parameter of interest, when only the first derivative of a log-prior is available. This is typically the situation when dealing with multidimensional parameters and objective priors. An example is illustrated using a predictive matching prior.


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