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Chapter 4: Beyond Linear Regression: The Method of Maximum Likelihood

  • Peter K. Dunn
  • Gordon K. Smyth
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Part of the Springer Texts in Statistics book series (STS)

Abstract

The linear regression model introduced in Chap.  2 assumes the variance is constant, possibly from a normal distribution.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter K. Dunn
    • 1
  • Gordon K. Smyth
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Science, Health, Education and EngineeringSchool of Health of Sport Science, University of the Sunshine CoastQueenslandAustralia
  2. 2.Bioinformatics DivisionWalter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical ResearchParkvilleAustralia

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