Bayesian Calculation

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Bias Of An Estimator - Bayesian View
... Most Bayesians are rather unconcerned about unbiasedness (at least in the formal sampling-theory sense above) of their estimates ... For example, Gelman et al (1995) write "From a Bayesian perspective, the principle of unbiasedness is reasonable in the limit of large samples, but otherwise it is potentially misleading ... For a Bayesian, however, it is the data which is known, and fixed, and it is the unknown parameter for which an attempt is made to construct a probability ...

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