Function beta for the quasi-Cauchy prior

Description

Given a value or vector x of values, find the value(s) of the function beta(x) = g(x)/φ(x) - 1 , where g is the convolution of the quasi-Cauchy with the normal density φ(x).

Usage

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Arguments

x

a real value or vector

Value

A vector the same length as x, containing the value(s) beta(x).

Author(s)

Bernard Silverman

References

See ebayesthresh and http://www.bernardsilverman.com

See Also

beta.laplace

Examples

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beta.cauchy(c(-2,1,0,-4,8,50))