**STATISTICS 612:**

**INSTRUCTOR OFFICE HOURS:** Walk-ins or by
appointment at 451, West Hall. Class meets Mon & Wed 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.,
351, Dennison.

Course has no exams, but homeworks will be assigned.

Invariance of information bounds and influence functions under reparametrization

Important distributions in Statistics.

Efficient Likelihood Estimation and Related Tests.

Bayes Methods and Decision Theory.

Statistical Functionals and the Delta Method.

The Bootstrap and the Jackknife.

Sufficiency and Unbiased estimation.

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