Bayesian statistical inference

Bruno De Finetti


This work was translated into English and published in the volume: Bruno De Finetti, Induction and Probability, Biblioteca di Statistica, eds. P. Monari, D. Cocchi, Clueb, Bologna, 1993.
Bayesian statistical Inference is one of the last fundamental philosophical papers in which we can find the essential De Finetti's approach to the statistical inference.


Bayesian inference; initial probabilties; statistical decision

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DOI: 10.6092/issn.1973-2201/6805