Frequently Asked Questions
Is find_MAP still encouraged in practice? i notice a lot of code samples stopped using find_MAP (asked by @kpei)
find_MAP is pretty much discouraged now in most situations. The MAP is not a representative point in high…

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January 21, 2019

About the Questions category

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May 31, 2017

Ordered probit model for ordinal data

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October 14, 2019

How to implement ZeroInflated Multinomial?

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October 13, 2019

Indexing using a free random variable

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October 13, 2019

Setting ADVI start state

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October 13, 2019

Text classification example pointers

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October 13, 2019

Blackbox likelihood  find_MAP works but pm.sample returns the prior

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October 12, 2019

Unobserved variables in blackbox likelihood

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October 12, 2019

Constrain Longitudinal Mixture Regression by Subject ID

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October 11, 2019

Hierarchical Bernoulli model for machine fault rate

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October 11, 2019

HMMs with PyMC3: Complexity and point estimates

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October 11, 2019

Logistic ANOVA: different results with statsmodels and PyMC3

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October 10, 2019

CategoricalGibbsMetropolis samples differently when specified explicitly

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October 10, 2019

ZeroInflated Poisson Example

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October 10, 2019

Constraint or prior dependent on multiple parameters

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October 10, 2019

Decomposition of rates?

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October 9, 2019

Gaussian Process used to model varying intercepts in GLM

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October 9, 2019

Sample posterior predictive error

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October 8, 2019

Black Box Variational Inference (using Score Gradient)

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October 7, 2019

Sampling with time limit instead of number of samples

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October 5, 2019

Slowness in multinomial softmax regression

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October 5, 2019

Set constraints on probability distributions

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October 5, 2019

Highest Density Regions (HDR) misunderstanding

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October 5, 2019

Structure learning of Bayesian networks

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October 4, 2019

Gaussian Process Regression reparameterizing to us pm.gp class

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October 3, 2019

Posterior predictive pvalue

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October 2, 2019

Using multivariate normal with widely varying means

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October 1, 2019

Example of sampling from DensityDist in pymc3 source code does not work

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October 1, 2019

Comparing to a parameterfree model?

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September 30, 2019
