Week 3 - Approximating the Posterior

We will learn about two algorithms to approximate the posterior distribution: grid approximation and Metropolis-Hastings algorithm. If you have any questions about Week 3 materials please post them on the discussion board on Canvas.

Notes Links Due
Data Order Invariance  
Grid Approximation  
Grid Approximation Quiz  
Metropolis-Hastings Algorithm  
Metropolis-Hastings Algorithm Quiz Aug 20, 6 pm
Homework 3 Untimed. You can work in groups (max. 3 people) and submit as a group. Use the discussion board to find group members. Aug 28, 6 pm