Mission and Objectives

The BAM RG aims to facilitate and support internationally visible research and training in Bayesian methods and modeling through shared activities.

To support this mission, the group endeavours to achieve the following objectives:

  • to boost and strengthen research activities and collaborations between its members at the Department of Economics, the Melbourne Institute for Applied Economic and Social Research and the Melbourne Business School;
  • to establish the recognition of the Faculty of Business and Economics as a leading academic centre in Bayesian methodology and applications; and,
  • to provide high-quality professional development in data analytics at an executive level.