Efficient Metropolis-Hastings proposal mechanisms for Bayesian regression tree models comment

A. Mohammadi, M.C. Kaptein

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Abstract

The author should be commended for his outstanding contribution to the literature on Bayesian regression tree models. The author introduces three innovative sampling approaches which allow for efficient traversal of the model space. In this response, we add a fourth alternative.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)938-940
JournalBayesian Analysis
Volume11
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2016

Keywords

  • Markov chain Monte Carlo
  • birth-death process
  • continuous time Markov process
  • Bayesian regression tree
  • REVERSIBLE JUMP
  • MIXTURE

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