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A comprehensive introduction to sampling-based methods in statistical computingThe use of computers in mathematics and statistics has opened up a wide range of techniques for studying otherwise intractable problems. Sampling-based simulation techniques are now an invaluable tool for exploring statistical models. This book gives a comprehensive introduction to the exciting area of sampling-based methods."An Introduction to Statistical Computing" introduces the classical topics of random number generation and Monte Carlo methods. It also includes some advanced methods such as the reversible... more