Dr William (Bill) Bolstad
Honorary Fellow (Statistics)
Bayesian statistics; MCMC methods; multiprocess dynamic time series models; forecasting and control; recursive estimation.
Bolstad, W. M. (2011). Bayesian Statistics in NZ Universities Undergraduate Curriculum. In NZStatistical Association Conference. Conference held at Auckland University.
Bolstad, W. M. (2011). Benchmarking WinBUGS and OpenBUGS to independent Metropolis‐Hastings with heavy‐tailed candidate for GLMs : Part 2. In NZ Statistical Association Conference. Conference held at Auckland University.
Bolstad, W. M. (2010). Understanding Computational Bayesian Statistics (1st ed.). New Jersey, USA: John Wiley & Sons.
Bolstad, W. (2010). Comparing the Bayesian and likelihood approaches to inference: A graphical approach. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Teaching Statistics (pp. 1-6). New Zealand: International Association of Statistical Education (IASE).