- Introduction to PyMC3
- What is MCMC and why should I care
- Why MCMC is needed
- A quick discussion of the difference between NUTS and M-H
- What is Metropolis-Hastings?
- What is NUTS
- Note: Data is fake data however it's inspired by some work done on a PPC campaign in the past.
Following the course on PyMC v3.8
The latest version of PyMC is v3.8. There are significant API changes from previous versions so some of these notebooks may be slightly different to the course videos.
See notebooks provided by Mark Farragher to follow the course on PyMC v3.8 under the
Theano only supports installation of requirements through
Create an environment through these conda commands, using the dependencies in
conda create -n ppp python=3.6 conda activate ppp conda install --file requirements.txt
If you want to use an earlier version of PyMC, specify the version in the requirements file - e.g.
pymc3==3.6 for v3.6.