By Bradley Efron,Trevor Hastie

The twenty-first century has noticeable a panoramic growth of statistical method, either in scope and in impression. 'Big data', 'data science', and 'machine studying' became ordinary phrases within the information, as statistical tools are dropped at endure upon the large information units of recent technological know-how and trade. How did we get right here? And the place are we going? This publication takes us on an exciting trip throughout the revolution in information research following the advent of digital computation within the Fifties. starting with classical inferential theories - Bayesian, frequentist, Fisherian - person chapters absorb a sequence of influential themes: survival research, logistic regression, empirical Bayes, the jackknife and bootstrap, random forests, neural networks, Markov chain Monte Carlo, inference after version choice, and dozens extra. The extraordinarily sleek procedure integrates technique and algorithms with statistical inference. The e-book ends with hypothesis at the destiny path of statistics and information science.

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