TABLE 2

Mean and standard deviation of the L1 distance between inferred and expected posteriors for the uniform errors model (see appendix b) with NP = 1, NS = 5 {prior N(0, 22), error Unif[−10, 10], 200 simulations}

pad10, πϵ)d10, πREG)d10, πGLM)KS statisticsb
1.000.56 ± 0.240.49 ± 0.250.46 ± 0.290.09 ± 0.01
0.500.40 ± 0.300.36 ± 0.280.37 ± 0.270.12 ± 0.01
0.100.38 ± 0.280.35 ± 0.260.34 ± 0.230.14 ± 0.03
0.050.34 ± 0.290.33 ± 0.270.32 ± 0.230.14 ± 0.02
0.010.29 ± 0.230.26 ± 0.220.26 ± 0.180.16 ± 0.03
  • a Acceptance rate as a fraction.

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