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Unformatted text preview: ) ( 2 1 ) ( 2 1 2 1 ) ( (The product should be calculated over all observations). Write a program that: a) Brackets the maximum of the log-likelihood function. b) Using the golden-section optimization strategy, finds the MLE for . c) Using an optimization strategy based on parabolic interpolation, finds the MLE of . d) How many function evaluations did you need for steps a), b) and c) above?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course BIO 615 taught by Professor Abecasis during the Fall '10 term at University of Michigan.
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