TABLE 1

Mean and standard deviation of the L1 distance between inferred and expected posteriors for randomly generated GLMs with NP = 3, NS = 4 [prior N(0, 0.22), 200 simulations]

pad10, πϵ)d10, πREG)d10, πGLM)KS statisticsb
1.000.51 ± 0.220.15 ± 0.100.01 ± 0.0010.004 ± 0.001
0.500.42 ± 0.190.13 ± 0.100.02 ± 0.0080.007 ± 0.003
0.100.29 ± 0.180.13 ± 0.110.03 ± 0.010.02 ± 0.01
0.050.24 ± 0.160.13 ± 0.120.03 ± 0.010.03 ± 0.01
0.010.21 ± 0.170.15 ± 0.140.05 ± 0.020.06 ± 0.02
  • a Acceptance rate as a fraction.

  • b KS statistic describing the linear model fit (see text).