Bayesian Nonparametrics Nils Lid Hjort, Chris Holmes, Peter Müller, Stephen G. Walker (Editors) Cambridge University Press, , viii +. Nils Lid Hjort. University of Oslo. 1 Introduction and summary. The intersection set of Bayesian and nonparametric statistics was almost empty until about Bayesian Nonparametrics edited by Nils Lid Hjort, Chris Holmes, Peter Müller, Stephen G. Walker. Nils Hjort. Author. Nils Hjort. International Statistical Review.
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It mostly skips the traditional Bayesian inference with its use of parametrized models.
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