A Man's Head (Inspector Maigret, Book 5) by Georges Simenon

By Georges Simenon

Set within the oppressively squalid streets of Paris, A Man's Head positive aspects Simenon's famed detective as he tracks a killer at the run, whereas the writer's sharp prose inspires the ambience of Parisian luxurious resorts, seedy bars, and darkish alleys.

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Bayesian optimum designs are found by introducing a prior distribution with weight qi for the it h value of Ao . The result ing compound design criterion, when the prior is concentrated on n(q) points, maximizes n(q) lJJ(f" V;, AO) = L qi log IM (f" V;, Ai)l · (14) i=l Comparison with (13) shows that C,'B ' the Bayesian D-opt imum design, is also the design that maximizes a weighted product of the efficiencies of the designs for t he elements of Ao . The effect of the logarit hm in (14) is to remove the effect of the determinants I M (f,~ , V;, A) I since these are constants at the n(q) values where optimization takes place .

U. A. Penco. Ehrenfest's urn model gener alized: an exac t approach for market participation models. Statistica Applicata, 12:249-72 , 2000. A. Giovagnoli . Markovi an properties of some biased coin designs . In A. Di Bucchiani co, H. P. Wynn, editors, mODa 7-Advances in Model-Orient ed Design and Analysis (Heeze, Jun e 14-18, 2004) , Contributions to St atistics, pages 81-88, Heidelb erg, 2004. Physica-Verlag. F. Rosenb erger. New dir ections in adapt ive design . Statistical Science, 11: 137-149, 1996.

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