By Annette J. Dobson
Carrying on with to stress numerical and graphical tools, An creation to Generalized Linear versions, 3rd Edition presents a cohesive framework for statistical modeling. This new version of a bestseller has been up to date with Stata, R, and WinBUGS code in addition to 3 new chapters on Bayesian research.
Like its predecessor, this version offers the theoretical heritage of generalized linear types (GLMs) earlier than targeting tools for interpreting specific varieties of info. It covers common, Poisson, and binomial distributions; linear regression versions; classical estimation and version becoming equipment; and frequentist tools of statistical inference. After forming this origin, the authors discover a number of linear regression, research of variance (ANOVA), logistic regression, log-linear types, survival research, multilevel modeling, Bayesian versions, and Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) tools.
Using renowned statistical software program courses, this concise and obtainable textual content illustrates functional methods to estimation, version becoming, and version comparisons. It contains examples and workouts with entire information units for almost all of the versions covered.