This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

24 * Sun, 8/1/2010, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-121 (West)
New Advances in Disparity and Divergence Methods for Statistical Inference — Topic Contributed Papers
Organizer(s): Giles Hooker, Cornell University
Chair(s): Anand Vidyashankar, George Mason University
2:05 PM Nonlinear Regression and Bayesian Robustness via Disparities Giles Hooker, Cornell University
2:25 PM Hellinger Deviance Testing for Mixture Complexity An-Lin Cheng, University of Missouri-Kansas City ; Anand Vidyashankar, George Mason University
2:45 PM Bayesian Density Estimates in Minimum Hellinger Distance Estimation Yuefeng Wu, Cornell University
3:05 PM Divergence-Based Methods for Multivariate Association Studies T.N. Sriram, The University of Georgia
3:25 PM Discussant: Jeff Collamore, University of Copenhagen
3:45 PM Floor Discussion

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