Farewell symposium Dr. A.F. (Aart) de Vos

Tinbergen Instituut                       VU

Friday September 30,13.30 hrs (coffee at 13.00)
Auditorium | Tinbergen Institute | Gustav Mahlerplein 117 | Amsterdam

The p-value Debate

A must for anyone interested in statistics and/or econometrics

Farewell symposium of Dr. A.F. (Aart) de Vos for which he wrote: 

'How to use the p-value in making decision' 
(I seem to have too little paint in my cans. It is significant. What should I do?)

The classical significance test reinterpreted
A bridge between Bayesians and frequentists

With an all-star set of speakers
(key phrases between brackets)

CoordinationProf. S.J. (Siem Jan) Koopman
Debate led byProf. A.W. (Aad) van der Vaart
Reception17.30 hrs
Sign in by mailhedda.werkman@vu.nl

Optional Morning Programme (VU, 10.30-12.00 hrs): What is this all about?
An easy explanation (mainly pictures) of all the concepts for those unfamiliar with Bayesian Inference. Only if sufficient interest. Sign in by mail to hedda.werkman@vu.nl with subject 'Morning Course'.

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