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Bayesian decision theory: introduction bayes rule bayes rule allows to compute the posterior probability given likelihood, prior and evidence: posterior . 24 introduction to bayesian modeling • subjective probability can be defined for any kind of empirical and theoretical data, including both textual and numerical. We use bayes theorem to combine the prior distribution with the likelihood to obtain the conditional probability distribution for the unobserved quantities of.  105 frequentists and bayesian `sects'  1051 bayesian versus frequentistic methods  1052 subjective or objective bayesian theory.
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