Unformatted text preview: the following: (i) Say whether it is a Bayesian or conventional analysis. (ii) Say which software you used; include any code you've written as an appendix. (iii) Describe the basis you used, including -- the number of knots and how you placed them (do not say "I used the program's default"; say what that default is) -- the type of basis functions (broken-stick linear, radial, etc.). (iv) Describe the penalty (probably simple, but describe it anyway). (v) Give a plot showing the data and the fit. You might want to put both fits on the same plot to compare them, particularly if you include confidence/posterior intervals. Write this in English prose with enough connecting sentences so I can follow it. I want you to practice presenting material, which includes writing. Due Thu Feb 11...
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course PUBH 8400 taught by Professor Jimhodges during the Spring '10 term at Minnesota.
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