# 18.655 Mathematical Statistics

Class Info

Decision theory, estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing. Introduces large sample theory. Asymptotic efficiency of estimates. Exponential families. Sequential analysis.

This class has no prerequisites.

18.655 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by P. Kempthorne.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 2-146.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Mathematical Statistics site or on the 18.655 Stellar site.

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