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This is a collection of Professor L. Faddeev's important lectures, papers and talks. Some have not been published before and others are translated here for the first time from Russian into English There have been major developments in the field of statistics over the last quarter century, spurred by the rapid advances in computing and data-measurement technologies. These developments have revolutionized the field and have greatly influenced research directions in theory and methodology. Increased computing power has spawned entirely new areas of research in computationally-intensive methods, allowing us to move away from narrowly applicable parametric techniques based on restrictive assumptions to much more flexible and realistic models and methods. These computational advances have als. Read more... Preface; Contents; Kjell Doksum: Family, Career, and Contributions; Reminiscences of a 40-year Friendship Peter J. Bickel; Part 0: Statistics and Soccer; Part 1: Survival Analysis; Part 2: Reliability Techniques; Part 3: Semiparametric Methods; Part 4: Transformation Models; Part 5: Nonparametric Regression; Part 6: Clustering and Mixture Models; Part 7: Bayesian Nonparametric Inference; Part 8: Rank-Based Methods; Part 9: Monte Carlo and Resampling Methods; Part 10: Constrained Inference; Subject Index
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Vijay Nair was one of the eight nominees of the Leader of the Opposition to the Senate of Fiji after the 2006 elections.