Tag: parametric

43 What is so cool about de Finetti's representation theorem? 2012-08-16T17:40:14.243

41 Are all models useless? Is any exact model possible -- or useful? 2015-04-02T00:59:47.333

29 How to rigorously define the likelihood? 2012-06-02T11:15:36.227

17 How to calculate the p-value of parameters for ARIMA model in R? 2011-03-28T09:19:01.760

17 Is there any statistical test that is parametric and non-parametric? 2011-11-16T00:00:17.497

13 Why is Pearson parametric and Spearman non-parametric 2015-03-17T11:18:22.937

11 If any parametric test does not reject null, does its nonparametric alternative do the same? 2013-08-29T21:12:04.227

11 Why use the parametric bootstrap? 2014-05-08T10:22:44.760

10 Treatment of outliers produced by Kurtosis 2011-03-08T13:16:00.873

9 Definition of family of a distribution? 2017-12-29T04:46:14.950

8 Advantage of kernel density estimation over parametric estimation 2012-07-25T03:37:08.927

7 Estimating parameters of sum-stable RV via L-estimators 2010-08-30T16:36:55.427

7 Small n: non-parametric or parametric tests? 2012-11-02T16:20:41.577

7 Non-random small sample - What conclusions can I get? 2013-09-27T15:30:29.880

7 Interpreting parametric and non-parametric testing 2017-06-28T13:51:05.847

6 Orthogonal parametrization 2010-07-31T14:19:13.850

6 Is logistic regression a "semi-parametric" model? 2017-03-19T01:53:07.373

5 Quantile extrapolation? 2011-01-21T17:57:41.657

5 How to test group differences when neither parametric nor nonparametric assumptions are met? 2012-10-08T00:07:47.407

5 Parameter estimation of a power spectrum equal to a power law + white noise 2012-11-05T15:53:56.590

5 Seeking a continuous, parametric, bimodal sampling distribution for proportions 2014-07-22T20:58:51.703

5 How does one interpret the distribution over parameters in bayesian estimation? 2014-09-10T17:31:41.227

5 Fitting parametric CDF to ecdf 2014-11-05T00:29:05.363

5 Is Principal Component Analysis a parametric method? 2016-03-07T18:36:30.690

5 Formal definitions for nonparametric and parametric models 2016-09-04T17:16:41.153

5 What differentiates the wilcoxon test from t test regarding ordinal variables? 2017-01-09T19:44:10.353

4 Advantages and disadvantages of parametric and non-parametric models 2011-05-06T16:37:04.897

4 What have to be normally distributed: groups or whole sample? 2011-12-22T20:41:34.150

4 Normality assumption and sample size 2013-03-13T13:00:55.730

4 Why (mathematically) is the parametric bootstrap usually better than the empirical one? 2014-08-14T14:14:38.557

4 Heteroscedasticity in Regression 2014-10-03T13:27:59.220

4 Parametric tests and Likert Scales (Ordinal data) - Two different views 2015-10-07T11:16:37.467

4 Posterior distribution of parameter 2016-03-06T13:36:00.187

4 How are (95%) confidence intervals for beta distribution parameters calculated, and can they be used to derive confidence intervals for the mean? 2017-02-15T04:27:38.167

3 Calculating the value of attributes of cards in a card game 2011-05-16T23:24:57.510

3 Pairwise comparisons after significant interaction results: parametric or non? 2011-06-02T17:43:01.070

3 Parametric vs. Nonparametric 2013-02-16T21:11:51.100

3 Exponential family parameter estimation and fitting, references 2013-10-11T06:43:41.090

3 After a transformation of data do I carry out a t-test or a non-parametric 2013-12-31T23:50:36.387

3 Probablistic counterpart for kNN 2014-03-17T20:28:50.770

3 Validating assumed distributions in parametric models 2014-04-21T05:25:31.957

3 Testing semi-parametric versus parametric model 2014-11-18T14:53:32.853

3 Parameters in a non-parametric model 2015-02-14T04:41:07.787

3 parametric bootstrap on regression 2015-06-24T09:55:11.683

3 Why isn't a gaussian mixture prone to overfitting? 2015-08-20T13:02:56.363

3 What is the difference between identifiable and estimable? 2015-09-24T18:42:54.820

3 Calculating variance with unknowable mean 2015-10-22T03:00:33.423

3 Parametric vs nonparametric methods 2015-12-11T23:20:26.943

3 Parametric distribution where the mean of a constant to the power of the random variable is an easy to use function 2016-01-31T22:52:28.670

3 What fat tail distributions can I fit to my data? 2016-02-08T17:06:11.563

3 Family of flexible parametric mappings $f_\theta:(0,1) \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$? 2016-07-25T13:23:11.043

3 Approximation of distribution that has a positive atom by well-known parametric distributions 2017-01-21T12:40:07.950

3 How to analyze random variables with non normal distribution 2017-02-03T10:24:59.923

3 Confusion about parametric and non-parametric model 2017-03-20T13:54:46.243

3 Graduate Student in Nursing Research 2017-06-02T20:46:22.297

2 Tests significative with parametric calculations and non-significative with non-parametric ones! 2012-04-02T16:24:13.643

2 Form of $\chi^2$ test 2012-05-18T12:46:05.220

2 Common parameters for conditional likelihood 2012-09-27T20:30:37.190

2 Alternative to 2-way ANOVA when variances are unequal 2012-11-06T16:11:25.027

2 Considerations for choosing transformation on small samples? 2012-11-15T21:08:04.957

2 Nonparametric and parametric parts in semiparametric credit scoring 2013-02-09T17:19:17.890

2 Parametric and non-parametric tests? 2013-03-01T19:13:03.523

2 Given MCMC samples, what are the options for estimating posterior of parameters? 2013-04-14T13:04:57.420

2 Finding the best fit parameters for only a certain segment of data 2013-04-24T03:36:43.583

2 Parametric modelling with accelerated failed-time models 2013-11-15T17:05:16.073

2 Is the Pearson goodness-of-fit test parametric or non-parametric? 2014-03-31T08:06:37.097

2 Converting a parametric survival model to a cash flow model. How do I account for aging in the population? 2014-04-01T00:59:24.047

2 What is more important in choosing parametric or nonparametric tests - skewness & kurtosis or normality test results? 2014-05-15T13:32:08.117

2 are "non-parametric" methods well-defined? 2014-06-18T12:30:13.247

2 What is the difference between a parametric test and non-parametric tests? 2014-06-20T10:44:35.630

2 How to use a parametric statistical test with R? 2014-07-07T13:51:17.527

2 Detecting parameter influence 2014-09-09T12:34:39.990

2 Suitable metric for consistency of parametric models 2014-10-01T15:25:04.583

2 Parametric test or nonparametric? 2014-10-07T06:57:25.483

2 Non-robustness of parametric statistics 2015-02-14T05:12:50.910

2 Is there a non-parametric Coefficient of Variation? 2015-08-28T16:28:24.197

2 Should I use a contingency table or Wilcoxon Rank-Sum Test? (is chi squared nonparametric) 2015-09-16T16:29:49.593

2 How do I estimate a smooth cdf from a set of observations? 2015-10-05T20:26:12.880

2 similarities between t-test ,welch test and mann whitney test 2015-10-23T07:37:22.380

2 Given a single sample X from $N(0, \theta)$ is $|X|$ a sufficient statistic for $\theta$? 2015-11-12T15:06:33.823

2 Parametric (Poisson) Bootstrap 2015-11-18T19:50:44.027

2 $2$ questions about kernel density estimation with a kernel from a parametric family 2015-12-06T22:47:04.773

2 How do I check data for normality, then what next...? 2016-04-16T16:08:35.070

2 group comparisons - normality of the distribution 2016-08-03T23:18:28.400

2 Efficient mixing of probability estimators 2016-09-11T11:20:24.007

2 Distributions of parameters 2016-12-15T20:39:37.020

2 How to choose between parametric and non-parametric regressions? 2016-12-29T13:45:31.627

2 Parametric test for testing if two sets of samples came from the same normal distribution with unknown parameter? 2017-01-02T17:40:17.017

2 I don't understand Chi Squared Test for Goodness of Fit 2017-04-11T13:35:55.383

2 Why do parametric models learn more slowly by design? 2017-06-15T18:10:01.203

2 Parametric modelling of survival data: when there is no event in a long tail, is there information? 2017-07-28T22:22:20.763

2 MLE for a constant that is not an explicit parameter of the distribution 2017-07-30T15:50:14.480

2 Statistic analysis x = categorical, y = boolean in R 2017-10-03T07:54:18.790

2 Is there such a thing as similarities between parametric and nonparametric statistics? 2017-11-16T04:53:17.723

2 Parametric bootstrap for uncertainty of parameter 2018-01-30T16:10:12.027

2 Recursive nonlinear models 2018-02-16T09:33:35.800

1 Pareto distribution rules out stable distribution? 2012-05-03T15:06:03.183

1 Equivalent of a boxplot for normally distributed data? 2012-09-19T10:50:09.987

1 Increasing the value of C in SVM (LibSVM) is not changing the accuracy at all 2013-04-10T06:23:59.953