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An Introduction to Bayesian Inference in Econometrics



An Introduction to Bayesian Inference in Econometrics

Arnold Zellner

ISBN: 978-0-471-16937-6 August 1996 448 Pages


This is a classical reprint edition of the original 1971 edition of An Introduction to Bayesian Inference in Economics. This historical volume is an early introduction to Bayesian inference and methodology which still has lasting value for today's statistician and student. The coverage ranges from the fundamental concepts and operations of Bayesian inference to analysis of applications in specific econometric problems and the testing of hypotheses and models.
Remarks on Inference in Economics.

Principles of Bayesian Analysis with Selected Applications.

The Univariate Normal Linear Regression Model.

Special Problems in Regression Analysis.

On Errors in the Variables.

Analysis of Single Equation Nonlinear Models.

Time Series Models: Some Selected Examples.

Multivariate Regression Models.

Simultaneous Equation Econometric Models.

On Comparing and Testing Hypotheses.

Analysis of Some Control Problems.