STA 3000F: Theoretical StatisticsOffice Hours W 12-2, or by appointment
Final Test December 6 10.00-13.00, SS 2128
AnnouncementsDecember 15: Comments on the test
December 13: Comments on HW 4
December 2: HW 4 needs several amendments. You can find a new version here.
December 2: Solutions to HW 3.
November 29: I will be in the office Wednesday, December 4 from 10 to 3. I will not be available on December 5, but should be able to check email in the evening.
November 24: Homework 4, due December 6. Some notes on composite testing, for use with HW 4.
November 24: The test on December 6 is in SS 2128, 10.00 - 13.00. Closed book, 4 questions. 1 on modelling, 2 on likelihood based inference, 1 on testing
Test from 2011, with solutions. Q3 will not be relevant to you, and Q4, as noted, was too lengthy for a test, and should have been Q3 in this homework.
November 17: Here are some notes on HW 3. Also, small corrections have been made to the questions.
November 8: No office hours on Wednesday, November 13. I will be available in the Fields Institute foyer after Xiao-Li Meng's talk to answer questions about HW3.
November 6: Homework 3 available, due November 22.
November 6: Notes on Homework 2.
November 3: On November 15 we will meet at 10.10 at the Fields Institute, Room 210
October 29: Please hold December 6 10-1 for the December test.
October 29: Some comments on HW1, Q1.
October 20: Informal discussion of the sufficiency of the likelihood map, from Fraser's Probability and Statistics.
A pdf of the book is available at http://www.utstat.toronto.edu/dfraser/documents.
A more technical treatment by Fraser and Naderi can be found here.
October 11: HW 2 posted below. Due November 1.