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Statistics 417 (Sections 1)-Fall 2017

http://www.stat.purdue.edu/~tlzhang/stat417/stat417.html

Course Description

Statistics 417 is an introduction course to statistical theory for undergraduate students in statistics, emphasizing inference for standard parametric families of distributions. It will cover properties of estimation and hypothesis testing, including sufficient statistics, maximum likelihood estimation, moment estimation, Bayesian estimation, uniform most powerful test, likelihood-ratio test, and etc. Students should have knowledge in probability distributions.

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