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Informative Hypotheses

Herbert Hoijtink

HoijtinkMy main research interest is the evaluation of Informative Hypotheses. A book I wrote on this topic is Informative Hypotheses: Theory and Practice for Behavioral and Social Scientists. Chapman & Hall/CRC.

Research Topics

  • Informative hypotheses
  • Applied Bayesian statistics

Key Grants

  • The Dutch Society for Scientific Research (NWO), awarded an VICI grant (453-05-002, 1,250,000 Euro): Learning More from empirical Data Using Prior Knowledge (2005).

Key Publications

  • Hoijtink, H.J.A. (2012). Informative Hypotheses. Theory and Practice for Behavioral and Social Scientists. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.
  • Hoijtink, H., Klugkist, I., & Boelen, P. A. (Eds.). (2008). Bayesian evaluation of informative hypotheses. New York: Springer.