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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

STAT 41700 - Statistical Theory

Credit Hours: 3.00. An introduction to the mathematical theory of statistical inference, emphasizing inference for standard parametric families of distributions. Properties of estimators. Bayes and maximum likelihood estimation. Sufficient statistics. Properties of test of hypotheses. Most powerful and likelihood-ratio tests. Distribution theory for common statistics based on normal distributions. Typically offered Fall Spring.