18.655 – Mathematical Statistics

18.655 is an introductory graduate course in theoretical and
mathematical statistics. Topics include:
Statistical decision theory
Exponential families
Principles of data reduction
Bayes and minimax estimation
Hypothesis testing
Maximum likelihood estimation
Large sample theory
Resampling methods
Sequential testing
Class time and location
Venue: 4370
Time: MW 9:3011

Announcements
4/5: Homework 5 uploaded, due 4/12
4/4: Midterm solutions up on exams page
4/2: Midterm grades up on gradescope
3/8: HW4 uploaded, due 3/15
3/4: No class on Wed 3/6
3/4: HW3 deadline extended to 3/8 noon
