Methods for Analyzing Decision Problems

Part of the Information Science and Statistics book series (ISS)


The primary issue in dealing with a decision problem is to determine an optimal strategy, but other issues may be relevant. This chapter deals with value of information, the relevant past and future for a decision, and the sensitivity of decisions with respect to parameters.


Utility Function Decision Variable Decision Problem Optimal Policy Expected Utility 
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