Statistics and Computing

, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 27–36

On Bayesian model and variable selection using MCMC

  • Petros Dellaportas
  • Jonathan J. Forster
  • Ioannis Ntzoufras

DOI: 10.1023/A:1013164120801

Cite this article as:
Dellaportas, P., Forster, J.J. & Ntzoufras, I. Statistics and Computing (2002) 12: 27. doi:10.1023/A:1013164120801


Several MCMC methods have been proposed for estimating probabilities of models and associated 'model-averaged' posterior distributions in the presence of model uncertainty. We discuss, compare, develop and illustrate several of these methods, focussing on connections between them.

Gibbs sampler independence sampler Metropolis–Hastings reversible jump 

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  • Petros Dellaportas
  • Jonathan J. Forster
  • Ioannis Ntzoufras

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