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
2/11: HW1 posted, due 2/19
2/8: OH updated: MW 1112:15pm, E17481
2/5: please note the new venue 4370
