STAT 512 (28330)    Advanced Statistical Theory II   Spring Semester 2009

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 01:00 p.m. to 01:50 p.m., 313 TH.

Instructor: Klaus J. Miescke

Office: 513 SEO

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. (or by appointment)

Phone: (312) 996-2443



This will be the second part of the graduate course sequence in statistical decision theory.

A brief introduction will be provided so that students who have not taken Stat-511 will be

able to follow the presentation of the new material in Stat-512. The choice of topics will

be made in accordance with special interests expressed by the students.


Text: F. Liese and K.-J. Miescke, “Statistical Decision Theory: Estimation, Testing, and Selection”,

Springer, New York, 2008.