** STAT581: Advanced Theory of Statistical Inference (2021) **

This is a 10-week lecture-based course focused on introducing some core topics in mathematical statistics, including the elementary decision theory, basic large sample theory, maximum likelihood estimators and M-estimators, hypothesis testing, and efficiency lower bounds.
Check the ** Syllabus ** for detailed course plan.

Instructor: Fang Han (fanghan@uw.edu)

TA: Gang Cheng (gangc@uw.edu)

Lectures: MF 10:30-11:20 on Zoom, W 10:30-11:20 in CMU 230

Office hour: F 9:30-10:30AM (Fang); Th 1:30-2:30PM (Gang), both on Zoom

Midterm: 11/12, in-class

Final: 12/10, in-class

**Lecture notes:**

** Lecture note 1 **

** Lecture note 2 **

** Lecture note 3 **

** Lecture note 4 **

**Homework assigments:**

** Homework 1 **

** Homework 2 **

** Homework 3 **

** Homework 4 **

** Homework 5 **

** Homework 6 **

** Homework 7 **

** Homework 8 **