Nancy Reid

Department of Statistics, University of Toronto

“Aspects of Likelihood Inference”

Date: Thursday, January 30, 2014

Inference based on the likelihood function has a prominent role in both theoretical and applied statistics. This talk will review some of the more recent developments in likelihood-based inference, with an emphasis on adaptations developed for models with complex structure or large numbers of nuisance parameters.

Important Dates

July 1: Canada Day (University Closed)

July 2: Canada Day observed (University Closed)

Where are they now?

Hsing-Ming Chang, Ph.D. (2012)

Robert Platt, M.Sc. (1993)