# On a famous problem of induction.

Trabajos de Estadística e Investigación Operativa (1985)

- Volume: 36, Issue: 1, page 24-30
- ISSN: 0041-0241

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topBernardo, José M.. "On a famous problem of induction.." Trabajos de Estadística e Investigación Operativa 36.1 (1985): 24-30. <http://eudml.org/doc/40774>.

@article{Bernardo1985,

abstract = {A Bayesian solution is provided to the problem of testing whether an entire finite population shows a certain characteristic, given that all the elements of a random sample are observed to have it. This is obtained as a direct application of existing theory and, it is argued, improves upon Jeffrey's solution.},

author = {Bernardo, José M.},

journal = {Trabajos de Estadística e Investigación Operativa},

keywords = {Inferencia bayesiana; Distribución de probabilidad; Inducción; induction; reference distributions; finite population; Jeffreys' solution},

language = {eng},

number = {1},

pages = {24-30},

title = {On a famous problem of induction.},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/40774},

volume = {36},

year = {1985},

}

TY - JOUR

AU - Bernardo, José M.

TI - On a famous problem of induction.

JO - Trabajos de Estadística e Investigación Operativa

PY - 1985

VL - 36

IS - 1

SP - 24

EP - 30

AB - A Bayesian solution is provided to the problem of testing whether an entire finite population shows a certain characteristic, given that all the elements of a random sample are observed to have it. This is obtained as a direct application of existing theory and, it is argued, improves upon Jeffrey's solution.

LA - eng

KW - Inferencia bayesiana; Distribución de probabilidad; Inducción; induction; reference distributions; finite population; Jeffreys' solution

UR - http://eudml.org/doc/40774

ER -

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