James O. Berger
Arts and Sciences Professor of Statistics
Current Appointments & Affiliations
 Arts and Sciences Professor of Statistics, Statistical Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences 1997
 Professor of Statistical Science, Statistical Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences 1997
Contact Information
 221 Old Chemistry, Durham, NC 27708
 Box 90251, Durham, NC 277080251
 berger@stat.duke.edu (919) 6844531
 http://www.stat.duke.edu/%7Eberger/
 Background

Education, Training, & Certifications
 Ph.D., Cornell University 1974
 M.A., Cornell University 1973
 B.A., Cornell University 1971

Duke Appointment History
 Visiting Professor, Statistical Science, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences 1988  1989
 Recognition

Awards & Honors
 Research

Selected Grants
 Hazards SEES: Persistent volcanic crises  resilience in the face of prolonged and uncertain risk awarded by State University of New York  Buffalo 2015  2018
 Collaborative Research: Advances Statistical Surrogates for Linking Multiple Computer Models with Disparate Data for Quantifying Uncertain Hazards awarded by National Science Foundation 2016  2018
 Bayesian Analysis and Interfaces awarded by National Science Foundation 2014  2018
 Collaborative Research: Statistical And Computational Models and Methods for Extracting Knowledge from Massive Disparate awarded by National Science Foundation 2012  2015
 Collaborative Research: Bayesian Analysis and Applications awarded by National Science Foundation 2010  2015
 Hazards SEES Type 1: Persistent volcanic crises in the USA: from precursors to resilience awarded by University of Hawaii System 2013  2015
 Bayes 250 Conference awarded by National Science Foundation 2013  2014
 Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (Supplement) awarded by National Science Foundation 2002  2012
 FRG: Collaborative Research: Prediction and Risk of Extreme Events Utilizing Mathematical Computer Models of Geophysical awarded by National Science Foundation 2008  2012
 Collaborative Research: Adaptive Experimental Design for Astronomical Exploration awarded by National Science Foundation 2005  2010
 Bayesian Analysis and Frequentist Interfaces awarded by National Science Foundation 2001  2007
 Bayesian Analysis and Frequentist Interfaces awarded by National Science Foundation 2001  2006
 Bayesian Analysis, Decision Theory, and Applications awarded by National Science Foundation 1998  2002
 (970833) Group Travel Award to the 6th Valencia International Meeting on Bayesian Statistics awarded by Army Research Office 1998  1999
 (970835) Group Travel Award to the 6th Valencia International Meeting in Bayesian Statistics awarded by National Science Foundation 1998  1999
 Publications & Artistic Works

Selected Publications

Book Sections
 Bernardo, JM, Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Dawid, AP, Heckerman, D, Smith, AFM, and West, M. "Preface." January 19, 2012. Full Text

Conference Papers
 Bernardo, JM, Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Dawid, AP, Heckerman, D, Smith, AFM, and West, M. "Bayesian Statistics 9." January 19, 2012. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, and Molina, G. "Incorporating uncertainties into traffic simulators." January 1, 2007.

Journal Articles
 Gu, M, and Berger, JO. "Parallel partial Gaussian process emulation for computer models with massive output." The Annals of Applied Statistics 10, no. 3 (September 2016): 13171347. Full Text
 Bayarri, M, Benjamin, DJ, Berger, JO, and Sellke, TM. "Rejection odds and rejection ratios: A proposal for statistical practice in testing hypotheses." Journal of Mathematical Psychology 72 (June 2016): 90103. Full Text
 Wang, X, and Berger, JO. "Estimating Shape Constrained Functions Using Gaussian Processes." SIAM/ASA Journal on Uncertainty Quantification 4, no. 1 (January 2016): 125. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "Overall Objective Priors." Bayesian Analysis 10, no. 1 (March 2015): 189221. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Calder, ES, Patra, AK, Pitman, EB, Spiller, ET, and Wolpert, RL. "PROBABILISTIC QUANTIFICATION OF HAZARDS: A METHODOLOGY USING SMALL ENSEMBLES OF PHYSICSBASED SIMULATIONS AND STATISTICAL SURROGATES." International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification 5, no. 4 (2015): 297325. Full Text
 Berger, J, Bayarri, MJ, and Pericchi, LR. "The Effective Sample Size." Econometric Reviews 33, no. 14 (2014): 197217. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Wang, X, and Shen, L. "A Bayesian approach to subgroup identification." J Biopharm Stat 24, no. 1 (2014): 110129. (Review) Full Text Link to Item
 Wang, X, Berger, JO, and Burdick, DS. "Bayesian analysis of dynamic item response models in educational testing." Annals of Applied Statistics 7, no. 1 (2013): 126153. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Forte, A, and GarciaDonato, G. "CRITERIA FOR BAYESIAN MODEL CHOICE WITH APPLICATION TO VARIABLE SELECTION." ANNALS OF STATISTICS 40, no. 3 (June 2012): 15501577. Full Text Link to Item
 Berger, J, Jefferys, WH, and Müller, P. "Bayesian nonparametric shrinkage applied to cepheid star oscillations." Statistical Science 27, no. 1 (2012): 310. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "Objective priors for discrete parameter spaces." Journal of the American Statistical Association 107, no. 498 (2012): 636648. Full Text
 Loredo, TJ, Berger, JO, Chernoff, DF, Clyde, MA, and Liu, B. "Bayesian methods for analysis and adaptive scheduling of exoplanet observations." Statistical Methodology 9, no. 12 (2012): 101114. Full Text
 Gilbert, PB, Berger, JO, Stablein, D, Becker, S, Essex, M, Hammer, SM, Kim, JH, and DeGruttola, VG. "Statistical interpretation of the RV144 HIV vaccine efficacy trial in Thailand: A case study for statistical issues in efficacy trials." Journal of Infectious Diseases 203, no. 7 (2011): 969975. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Fienberg, SE, Raftery, AE, and Robert, CP. "Incoherent phylogeographic inference." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107, no. 41 (2010): E157. Full Text
 Scott, JG, and Berger, JO. "Bayes and empiricalBayes multiplicity adjustment in the variableselection problem." Annals of Statistics 38, no. 5 (2010): 25872619. Full Text Open Access Copy
 Bayarr, MJ, Berger, JO, Calder, ES, Dalbey, K, Lunagomez, S, Patra, AK, Pitman, EB, Spiller, ET, and Wolpert, RL. "Using statistical and computer models to quantify volcanic hazards." Technometrics 51, no. 4 (2009): 402413. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, J, and Steinberg, DM. "Special issue on computer modeling." Technometrics 51, no. 4 (2009): 353. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Kennedy, MC, Kottas, A, Paulo, R, Sacks, J, Cafeo, JA, Lin, CH, and Tu, J. "Predicting vehicle crashworthiness: Validation of computer models for functional and hierarchical data." Journal of the American Statistical Association 104, no. 487 (2009): 929943. Full Text
 Berger, J. "Statistical and applied mathematical sciences institute." Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics 1, no. 1 (2009): 123127. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "The formal definition of reference priors." Annals of Statistics 37, no. 2 (2009): 905938. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "Natural induction: An objective bayesian approach." Revista de la Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Fisicas y Naturales  Serie A: Matematicas 103, no. 1 (2009): 125135.
 Berger, JO, Bernardo, JM, and Sun, D. "Rejoinder on: Natural Induction: An Objective Bayesian Approach." Revista de la Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Fisicas y Naturales  Serie A: Matematicas 103, no. 1 (2009): 157159.
 Liu, F, Bayarriy, MJ, and Berger, JO. "Modularization in Bayesian analysis, with emphasis on analysis of computer models." Bayesian Analysis 4, no. 1 (2009): 119150. Full Text
 Berger, J. "A comparison of testing methodologies." PHYSTAT LHC Workshop on Statistical Issues for LHC Physics, PHYSTAT 2007  Proceedings (December 1, 2008): 819.
 Berger, JO, and Sun, D. "Objective priors for the bivariate normal model." Annals of Statistics 36, no. 2 (2008): 963982. Full Text
 Liang, F, Paulo, R, Molina, G, Clyde, MA, and Berger, JO. "Mixtures of gpriors for Bayesian Variable Selection." Journal of the American Statistical Association 103 (2008): 110123. Full Text Link to Item
 Liu, F, Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Paulo, R, and Sacks, J. "A Bayesian analysis of the thermal challenge problem." Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering 197, no. 2932 (2008): 24572466. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Cafeo, J, GarciaDonato, G, Liu, F, Palomo, J, Parthasarathy, RJ, Paulo, R, Sacks, J, and Walsh, D. "Computer model validation with functional output." Annals of Statistics 35, no. 5 (2007): 18741906. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Paulo, R, Berger, JO, Sacks, J, Cafeo, JA, Cavendish, J, Lin, CH, and Tu, J. "A framework for validation of computer models." Technometrics 49, no. 2 (2007): 138154. Full Text
 Berger, J. "The case for objective Bayesian analysis." Bayesian Analysis 1, no. 3 (2006): 385402. Full Text
 Berger, J. "Rejoinder." Bayesian Analysis 1, no. 3 (2006): 457464. Full Text
 Scott, JG, and Berger, JO. "An exploration of aspects of Bayesian multiple testing." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 136, no. 7 SPEC. ISS. (2006): 21442162. Full Text
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Replication and metaanalysis in parapsychology" by J. Utts." Statistical Science 6 (2005): 379382. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Fractional Bayes factors for model comparison" by A. O'Hagan." J. Roy. Statist. Soc. B 57 (2005): 130131. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Some issues in the foundations of statistics" by David Freedman." Foundations of Science 1 (2005): 4144. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Letter: Comment on "Simple counterexamples against the conditionality principle" by I.S. Helland." American Statistician 50 (2005): 382383. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Statistical inference and Monte Carlo algoithms" by George Casella." Test 5 (2005): 293295. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Why should clinicians care about Bayesian methods" by Robert A.J. Matthews." J. Statist. Planning and Inference 94 (2005): 6567. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Strawderman, W, and Tang, D. "Posterior propriety and admissibility of hyperpriors in normal hierarchical models." Annals of Statistics 33, no. 2 (2005): 606646. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Molina, G. "Posterior model probabilities via pathbased pairwise priors." Statistica Neerlandica 59, no. 1 (2005): 315. Full Text
 Molina, G, Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, JO. "Statistical inverse analysis for a network microsimulator." Technometrics 47, no. 4 (2005): 388398. Full Text
 Mukhopadhyay, N, Ghosh, JK, and Berger, JO. "Some Bayesian predictive approaches to model selection." Statistics and Probability Letters 73, no. 4 (2005): 369379. Full Text
 Barbieri, MM, and Berger, JO. "Optimal predictive model selection." Annals of Statistics 32, no. 3 (2004): 870897. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, Berger, JO, Molina, G, Rouphail, NM, and Sacks, J. "Assessing uncertainties in traffic simulation : A key component in model calibration and validation." Transportation Research Record , no. 1876 (2004): 3240.
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, JO. "The interplay of Bayesian and frequentist analysis." Statistical Science 19, no. 1 (2004): 5880. Full Text
 III, TGB, Jefferys, WH, Berger, JO, Mueller, PJ, Orr, K, and Rodriguez, R. "Erratum: A bayesian analysis of the cepheid distance scale (The Astrophysical Journal (2003) 592 (539))." Astrophysical Journal 611, no. 1 I (2004): 621622. Full Text
 Berger, JO, Ghosh, JK, and Mukhopadhyay, N. "Approximations and consistency of Bayes factors as model dimension grows." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 112, no. 12 (2003): 241258. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Christensen, R. "Could Fisher, Jeffreys and Neyman have agreed on testing?." Statistical Science 18, no. 1 (2003): 132. Full Text
 Dass, SC, and Berger, JO. "Unified conditional frequentist and Bayesian testing of composite hypotheses." Scandinavian Journal of Statistics 30, no. 1 (2003): 193210.
 III, TGB, Jefferys, WH, Berger, JO, Mueller, PJ, Orr, K, and Rodriguez, R. "A Bayesian analysis of the cepheid distance scale." Astrophysical Journal 592, no. 1 I (2003): 539554. Full Text
 Lee, J, and Berger, JO. "Spacetime modeling of vertical ozone profiles." Environmetrics 14, no. 6 (2003): 617639. Full Text
 Dass, S, and Berger, J. "Unified Bayesian and conditional frequent testing of composite hypoetheses." Scandinavian Journal of Statistics (2002). (Academic Article)
 Pérez, JM, and Berger, JO. "Expectedposterior prior distributions for model selection." Biometrika 89, no. 3 (2002): 491511. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Guglielmi, A. "Bayesian testing of a parametric model versus nonparametric alternatives." J. American Statistical Association 96 (2001): 174184. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Oliveira, VD, and Sansó, B. "Objective Bayesian Analysis of Spatially Correlated Data." Journal of the American Statistical Association 96, no. 456 (2001): 13611374.
 Berger, JO, and Guglielmi, A. "Bayesian and Conditional Frequentist Testing of a Parametric Model Versus Nonparametric Alternatives." Journal of the American Statistical Association 96, no. 453 (2001): 174184.
 Lee, J, and Berger, JO. "Semiparametric Bayesian Analysis of Selection Models." Journal of the American Statistical Association 96, no. 456 (2001): 13971409.
 Mossman, D, and Berger, JO. "Intervals for posttest probabilities: A comparison of 5 methods." Medical Decision Making 21, no. 6 (2001): 498507. Full Text
 Sellke, T, Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, JO. "Calibration of p values for testing precise null hypotheses." American Statistician 55, no. 1 (2001): 6271. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, JO. "P Values for Composite Null Models." Journal of the American Statistical Association 95, no. 452 (December 2000): 11271142. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, JO. "Rejoinder." Journal of the American Statistical Association 95, no. 452 (December 2000): 11681170. Full Text
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, J. "Pvalues for composite null models (with discussion)." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 95 (2000): 11271142. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO. "Bayesian Analysis: A Look at Today and Thoughts of Tomorrow." Journal of the American Statistical Association 95, no. 452 (2000): 12691276.
 Fan, TH, and Berger, JO. "Robust Bayesian displays for standard inferences concerning a normal mean." Computational Statistics and Data Analysis 33, no. 4 (2000): 381399.
 Berger, J, Liseo, B, and Wolpert, R. "Integrated likelihood methods for eliminating nuisance parameters (with discussion)." Statistical Science 14 (1999): 128. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Boukai, B, and Wang, Y. "Simultaneous Bayesianfrequentist sequential testing of nested hypotheses." Biometrika 86, no. 1 (1999): 7992.
 Berger, JO, Liseo, B, and Wolpert, RL. "Rejoinder." Statistical Science 14, no. 1 (January 1, 1999): 2628.
 Berger, JO, Liseo, B, and Wolpert, RL. "Integrated Likelihood Methods for Eliminating Nuisance Parameters." Statistical Science 14, no. 1 (1999): 128.
 Berger, JO, and Mortera, J. "Default Bayes Factors for Nonnested Hypothesis Testing." Journal of the American Statistical Association 94, no. 446 (1999): 542554.
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, J. "Robust Bayesian analysis of selection models." Annals of Statistics 26, no. 2 (1998): 645659.
 Berger, J, Pericchi, L, and Varshavksy, J. "Bayes factors and marginal distributions in invariant situations." Sankhya A 60 (1998): 307321. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Pericchi, L. "Accurate and stable Bayesian model selection: the median intrinsic Bayes factor." Sankhya B 60 (1998): 118. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Philippe, A, and Robert, CP. "Estimation of quadratic functions: Noninformative priors for noncentrality parameters." Statistica Sinica 8, no. 2 (1998): 359375.
 Sun, D, and Berger, JO. "Reference priors with partial information." Biometrika 85, no. 1 (1998): 5571.
 Berger, J, Boukai, B, and Wang, Y. "Unified frequentist and Bayesian testing of a precise hypothesis (with discussion)." Statistical Science 12, no. 3 (1997): 133160. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Boukai, B. "Unification of frequentist and Bayesian testing." 51st Session of the International Statistical Institute (1997). (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Boukai, B, and Wang, Y. "Rejoinder." Statistical Science 12, no. 3 (January 1, 1997): 156160.
 Berger, JO, Boukal, B, and Wang, Y. "Unified Frequentist and Bayesian Testing of a Precise Hypothesis." Statistical Science 12, no. 3 (1997): 133160.
 Berger, J, and Helland, IS. "Helland, Inge S. (1995), “Simple counterexamples against the conditionality principle,” the American statistician, 49, 351356 comment by berger and reply." American Statistician 50, no. 4 (January 1, 1996): 382384. (Letter) Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Pericchi, LR. "The intrinsic Bayes factor for model selection and prediction." Journal of the American Statistical Association 91, no. 433 (1996): 109122.
 Berger, JO, and Strawderman, WE. "Choice of hierarchical priors: Admissibility in estimation of normal means." Annals of Statistics 24, no. 3 (1996): 931951.
 Prose, NS. "Preface." Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery 14, no. 1 (March 1, 1995): 1.
 Berger, J. "Recent developments and applications of Bayesian analysis." 50th Session of the International Statistical Institute (1995). (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of David Freedman's "Some issues in the foundations of statistics"." Foundations of Science 1, no. 1 (1995): 4167. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Salinetti, G. "Approximations of Bayes decision problems: the epigraphical approach." Annals of Operations Research 56, no. 1 (1995): 113. Full Text
 BERGER, JO, BROWN, LD, and WOLPERT, RL. "A UNIFIED CONDITIONAL FREQUENTIST AND BAYESIAN TEST FOR FIXED AND SEQUENTIAL SIMPLE HYPOTHESISTESTING." ANNALS OF STATISTICS 22, no. 4 (December 1994): 17871807. Full Text Link to Item
 Berger, J, and Moreno, E. "Bayesian robustness in bidimensional models: Prior independence." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 40, no. 23 (1994): 161176. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Mortera, J. "Robust Bayesian hypothesis testing in the presence of nuisance parameters." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 40, no. 23 (1994): 357373.
 Berger, J, and Yang, R. "Noninformative priors and Bayesian testing for the AR(1) model." Econometric Theory 10 (1994): 461482. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "An overview of robust Bayesian analysis (with Discussion)." Test 3 (1994): 5124. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, Moreno, E, Pericchi, LR, Bayarri, MJ, Bernardo, JM, Cano, JA, Horra, JDL, Martín, J, RíosInsúa, D, Betrò, B, Dasgupta, A, Gustafson, P, Wasserman, L, Kadane, JB, Srinivasan, C, Lavine, M, O'Hagan, A, Polasek, W, Robert, CP, Goutis, C, Ruggeri, F, Salinetti, G, and Sivaganesan, S. "An overview of robust Bayesian analysis." Test 3, no. 1 (1994): 5124. Full Text
 Sun, D, and Berger, JO. "Bayesian sequential reliability for Weibull and related distributions." Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics 46, no. 2 (1994): 221249. Full Text
 Yang, R, and Berger, J. "Estimation of a covariance matrix using the reference prior." Ann. Statist. 22 (1994): 11951211. (Academic Article)
 Andrews, R, Berger, J, and Smith, M. "Bayesian estimation of manufacturing effects in a fuel economy model." J. of Applied Econometrics 8 (1993): S5S18. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Chen, MH. "Predicting retirement patterns: prediction for a multinomial distribution with constrained parameter space." The Statistician 42 (1993): 427443. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Sun, D. "Bayesian analysis for the polyWeibull distribution." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 88 (1993): 14121418. (Academic Article)
 Fong, KH, and Berger, J. "Ranking, estimation and hypothesis testing in unbalanced models  a Bayesian aporoach." Statistics and Decisions 11 (1993): 124. (Academic Article)
 Oh, MS, and Berger, J. "Integration of multimodal functions by Monte Carlo importance sampling." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 88 (1993): 450456. (Academic Article)
 Sivaganesan, S, Berliner, LM, and Berger, J. "Optimal robust credible sets for contaminated priors." Statistics and Probability Letters 18, no. 5 (1993): 383388.
 Sivaganesan, S, and Berger, J. "Robust Bayesian analysis of the binomial empirical Bayes problem." Canadian J. Statist. 21 (1993): 107119. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "A comparison of minimal Bayesian tests of precise hypotheses." Rassegna di Metodi Statistici ed Applicazioni 7 (1992): 4378. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, and Bernardo, JM. "Ordered group reference priors with application to the multinomial problem." Biometrika 79, no. 1 (1992): 2537. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Jefferys, WH. "The application of robust Bayesian analysis to hypothesis testing and Occam's Razor." Journal of the Italian Statistical Society 1, no. 1 (1992): 1732. Full Text
 Jeffreys, W, and Berger, J. "Ockham's razor and Bayesian analysis." American Scientist 80 (1992): 6472. (Academic Article)
 Oh, MS, and Berger, J. "Adaptive importance sampling in Monte Carlo integration." J. Statist. Comput. Simul. 41 (1992): 143168. (Academic Article)
 Angers, JF, and Berger, J. "Robust hierarchical Bayes estimation of exchangeable means." Canadian J. of Statistics 19 (1991): 3956. (Academic Article)
 Bayarri, MJ, and Berger, J. "Comment." Statistical Science 6, no. 4 (January 1, 1991): 379382. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Mortera, J. "Interpreting the stars in precise hypothesis testing." International Statistical Review 59 (1991): 337353. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Introduction to Statistical Multiple Integration." Contemporary Mathematics 115 (1991). (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Extended Abstract: "Testing precise hypotheses: the conflict between classical and Bayesian approaches"." Séminaire de Mathématique Rouen (1991): 121125. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, and Mortera, J. "Bayesian analysis with limited communication." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 28, no. 1 (1991): 124.
 Fan, TH, and Berger, J. "Behavior of the posterior distribution and inferences for a normal mean with t prior distributions." Statistics and Decisions 10 (1991): 99120. (Academic Article)
 Ye, K, and Berger, JO. "Noninformative priors for inferences in exponential regression models." Biometrika 78, no. 3 (1991): 645656. Full Text
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "The present position in Bayesian statistics" by D.V. Lindley." Statist. Science 5 (1990): 7175. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Developments in decisiontheoretic varience estimation" by J. Maatta and G. Casella." Statist. Science 5 (1990): 102103. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "An ancillarity paradox which appears in multiple linear regression" by L. Brown." Ann. Statist. 18 (1990): 493496. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Letter: "Comment on Kempthorne (1989)"." American Statistician 44 (1990): 187188. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO. "Comment." Statistical Science 5, no. 1 (January 1, 1990): 7175. Full Text
 Berger, JO. "Comment." Statistical Science 5, no. 1 (January 1, 1990): 102103. Full Text
 Berger, JO. "Robust Bayesian analysis: sensitivity to the prior." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 25, no. 3 (1990): 303328.
 Berger, JO. "On the inadmissibility of unbiased estimators." Statistics and Probability Letters 9, no. 5 (1990): 381384.
 Delampady, M, and Berger, J. "Lower bounds on posterior probabilities for multinomial and chisquared tests." Ann. Statist. 18 (1990): 12951316. (Academic Article)
 Fan, TH, and Berger, J. "Exact convolution of tdistribution with application to Bayesian inference for a normal mean with t prior distributions." J. Statist. Computation and Simulation 36 (1990): 209228. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Bernardo, JM. "Estimating a product of means: Bayesian analysis with reference priors." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 84 (1989): 200207. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Robert, C. "Subjective hierarchical Bayes estimation of a multivariate normal mean: on the frequentist interface." Ann. Statist. 18 (1989): 617651. (Academic Article)
 Lu, KL, and Berger, J. "Estimation of normal means: frequentist estimation of loss." Ann. Statist. 17 (1989): 890906. (Academic Article)
 Lu, KL, and Berger, JO. "Estimated confidence procedures for multivariate normal means." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 23, no. 1 (1989): 119.
 Sivaganesan, S, and Berger, J. "Ranges of posterior measures for priors with unimodal contaminations." Ann. Statist. 17 (1989): 868889. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Comment." Journal of the American Statistical Association 83, no. 404 (December 1988): 10331034. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Berry, D. "Analyzing data: Is objectivity possible?." American Scientist 76 (1988): 159165. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Deely, J. "A Bayesian approach to ranking and selection of related means with alternatives to AOV methodology." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 83 (1988): 364373. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Bayesian variable selection in linear regression" by T.J. Mitchell and J.J. Beauchamp." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 83 (1988): 10331034. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "The interface between statistics and the philosophy of science" by I.J. Good." Statistical Science 3 (1988): 403404. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO. "Comment." Statistical Science 3, no. 4 (January 1, 1988): 403404. Full Text
 O'Hagan, A, and Berger, J. "Ranges of posterior probabilities for quasiunimodal priors with specified quantiles." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 83 (1988): 503508. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, and Delampady, M. "Testing Precise Hypotheses." Statistical Science 2, no. 3 (August 1987): 317335. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Sellke, T. "Rejoinder." Journal of the American Statistical Association 82, no. 397 (March 1987): 135139. Full Text
 Berger, JO, and Sellke, T. "Testing a Point Null Hypothesis: The Irreconcilability of P Values and Evidence." Journal of the American Statistical Association 82, no. 397 (March 1987): 112122. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Delampady, M. "Testing precise hypothesis (with Discussion)." Statist. Science 2 (1987): 317352. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Selke, T. "Testing of a point null hypothesis: The irreconcilability of significance levels and evidence (with Discussion)." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 82 (1987): 112139. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, and Delampady, M. "Rejoinder." Statistical Science 2, no. 3 (January 1, 1987): 348352. Full Text
 Angers, JF, and Berger, J. "The Stein effect and Bayesian analysis: A reexamination." Commun. in Statist. 15 (1986): 20052024. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Berliner, LM. "Robust Bayes and empirical Bayes analysis with εcontaminated priors." Ann. Statist. 14 (1986): 461486. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "On the consistency of Bayes estimates" by P. Diaconis and D. Freedman." Ann. Statist. 13 (1986): 3036. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "The Axions of Subjective Probability" by Peter Fishburn." Statistical Science 1 (1986): 335358. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "On Principles and Arguments to Likelihood" by M. Evans, D. Fraser, and G. Monette." Canadian J. of Statist. 14 (1986): 181199. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO. "Comment." Statistical Science 1, no. 3 (January 1, 1986): 351352. Full Text
 DasGupta, A, and Berger, J. "Estimation of multiple gamma scaleparameters: Bayes estimation subject to uniform domination." Commun. in Statist. 15 (1986): 20652086. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO. "Comment." Journal of the American Statistical Association 79, no. 386 (June 1984): 267269. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Berliner, LM. "Bayesian input in Stein estimation and a new minimax empirical Bayes estimator." Journal of Econometrics 25, no. 12 (1984): 87108. Full Text
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Abraham Wald's work on aircraft survivability" by M. Mangel and F. Samaniego." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 79 (1984): 267270. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Comment." Journal of the American Statistical Association 78, no. 381 (March 1983): 5557. Full Text
 Berger, J, and Haff, L. "A class of minimax estimators of a normal mean vector for arbitrary quadratic loss and unknown covariance matrix." Statistics and Decisions 1 (1983): 105129. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J, and Wolpert, R. "Estimating the mean function of a Gaussian process and the Stein effect." Journal of Multivariate Analysis 13, no. 3 (1983): 401424.
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Construction of improved estimators in multivariate estimation for exponential families" by Ghosh, Hwang, and Tsui." Ann. Statist. 11 (1983): 368369. (Academic Article)
 Berger, J. "Discussion of "Parametric empirical Bayes inference: theory and applications" by Carl Morris." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 78 (1983): 5557. (Academic Article)
 Berger, JO, and Dey, DK. "Combining coordinates in simultaneous estimation of normal means." Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 8, no. 2 (1983): 143160.
 Dey, D, and Berger, J. "On truncation of shrinkage estimators in simultaneous estimation of normal means." J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 78 (1983): 865869. (Academic Article)
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