## Introduction to maximum likelihood and Bayesian statistics for ecologists (1-3 March 2017, iDiv)

The course is full. Here is syllabus with instructions. Complete raw codes (Markdown and R) and materials see the course's GitHub repository. DAY 1 Introduction: Course contents, pros and cons of Bayes, necessary skills. Normal distribution: Introducing likelihood on the Normal example. Poisson distribution: Likelihood maximization. Probability mass function. AIC and deviance. The Bayesian way… Read More »