Tore Schweder

Professor Emeritus
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Visiting address Eilert Sundts hus buidling B Moltke Moes vei 31 0851 Oslo
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Academic Interests

Statistical theory, statistical biology

Courses taught

Background

  • Professor of statistics, Department of economics, University of Oslo, 1984-
  • Professor of statistics, University of Tromsø, 1981-1983
  • Associate professor of statistics, University of Tromsø, 1976-1981
  • Phd. (statistics), University of California - Berkeley, 1974
  • Assistant professor, Department of mathematics, University of Oslo, 1971-1973
  • Assistant professor, Department of economics, University of Oslo, 1969-1971
  • Research Assistant, Department of mathematics, University of Oslo, 1967-1968
  • Cand. real (statistics), University of Oslo, 1962

Positions held

  • Senior scientist, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), 2003-
  • Member of the board, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, 2002-2008
  • Chair, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 1999-2004
  • Member, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, 1998-
  • Senior scientist, Norwegian Computing Center, 1998-2009
  • Member of the board, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 1995-2004
  • Delegate, International Whaling Commission, 1990
  • Member, Scientific Committee of the International Whaling Committe, 1989-
  • Senior scientist, Norwegian Computing Center, 1986-1996
  • Member, European Regional Committee, Bernoulli Society, 1986-1990
  • Senior scientist, Statistics Norway, 1983-1984
  • Associate Editor, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, 1981-1990
  • Chair, Norwegian Statistical Association, 1971-1972
Tags: Economics, Econometrics

Publications

 

  • Diekert, Florian Klaus & Schweder, Tore (2017). Disentangling Effects of Policy Reform and Environmental Changes in the Norwegian Coastal Fishery for Cod. Land Economics.  ISSN 0023-7639.  93(4), s 689- 709
  • Hjort, Nils Lid & Schweder, Tore (2017). Confidence distributions and related themes: General introduction article to a Special Issue of the JSPI. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference.  ISSN 0378-3758.
  • De Blasio, Fabio V; Liow, Lee Hsiang; Schweder, Tore & De Blasio, Birgitte Freiesleben (2015). A model for global diversity in response to temperature change over geological time scales, with reference to planktic organisms. Journal of Theoretical Biology.  ISSN 0022-5193.  365, s 445- 456 . doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2014.10.031
  • Koyano, Hitoshi; Serbezov, Dimitar; Kishino, Hirohisa & Schweder, Tore (2013). Fractional parentage analysis and a scale-free reproductive network of brown trout. Journal of Theoretical Biology.  ISSN 0022-5193.  336, s 18- 35 . doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2013.06.038
  • Kraugerud, Marianne; Aleksandersen, Mona; Nyengaard, JR; Østby, Gunn Charlotte; Gutleb, Arno; Dahl, Ellen; Berg, Vidar; Farstad, Wenche; Schweder, Tore; Skåre, Janneche Utne & Ropstad, Erik (2012). In utero and lactational exposure to PCB 118 and PCB 153 alter ovarian follicular dynamics and GnRH-induced luteinizing hormone secretion in female lambs. Environmental Toxicology.  ISSN 1520-4081.  27(11), s 623- 634 . doi: 10.1002/tox.20679
  • Reitan, Trond; Schweder, Tore & Henderiks, Jorijntje (2012). Phenotypic evolution studied by layered stochastic differential equations. Annals of Applied Statistics.  ISSN 1932-6157.  6, s 1531- 1551 . doi: 10.1214/12-AOAS559 Full text in Research Archive
  • Schweder, Tore & Preisler, Haiganoush (2012). Introductory comments to some applied papers by David R. Brillinger, In Peter Guttorp & David R. Brillinger (ed.),  Selected works of David Brillinger.  Springer Science+Business Media B.V..  ISBN 9781461413431.  Part III Population biology and environment.  s 325 - 333
  • Schweder, Tore & Sadykova, Dinara (2012). Information dynamics and optimal sampling in capture-recapture. Biometrika.  ISSN 0006-3444.  99(2), s 488- 493 . doi: 10.1093/biomet/ass001
  • Sadykova, Dinara; Skurdal, Jostein; Hessen, Dag Olav & Schweder, Tore (2011). Saving the largest makes a difference: exploring effects of harvest regulations by model simulations for noble crayfish, Astacus astacus. Fisheries Management and Ecology.  ISSN 0969-997X.  18(4), s 307- 313 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2400.2011.00784.x
  • Liow, Lee Hsiang; Skaug, Hans Julius; Ergon, Torbjørn H. & Schweder, Tore (2010). Global occurrence trajectories of microfossils: environmental volatility and the rise and fall of individual species. Paleobiology.  ISSN 0094-8373.  36(2), s 224- 252 . doi: 10.1666/08080.1
  • Schweder, Tore; Sadykova, Dinara; Rugh, David & Koski, William (2010). Population Estimates From Aerial Photographic Surveys of Naturally and Variably Marked Bowhead Whales. Journal of Agricultural Biological and Environmental Statistics.  ISSN 1085-7117.  15(1), s 1- 19 . doi: 10.1007/s13253-009-0002-1
  • Sadykova, Dinara & Schweder, Tore (2009). Migration ranks for bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) at Barrow in spring. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management.  ISSN 1561-0713.  11(1), s 17- 22
  • Aldrin, Magne; Huseby, Ragnar Bang & Schweder, Tore (2008). A note on tuning the Catch Limit Algorithm for commercial baleen whaling. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management.  ISSN 1561-0713.  10(3), s 191- 194
  • Jorde, Per Erik; Schweder, Tore; Bickham, JW; Givens, GH; Suydam, R; Hunter, D & Stenseth, Nils Christian (2007). Detecting genetic structure in migrating bowhead whales off the coast of Barrow, Alaska. Molecular Ecology.  ISSN 0962-1083.  16, s 1993- 2004 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03268.x
  • Schweder, Tore (2007). Confidence nets for curves, In Vijay Nair (ed.),  Advances in statistical modeling and inference. Essays in honor of Kjell A. Doksum.  World Scientific.  ISBN 981-270-369-1.  Chapter 29.
  • Waagepetersen, Rasmus & Schweder, Tore (2006). Likelihood-Based Inference for Clustered Line Transect Data. Journal of Agricultural Biological and Environmental Statistics.  ISSN 1085-7117.  11, s 264- 279
  • Schweder, Tore (2006). The Scenario Barents Sea study: a case of minimal realistic modelling to compare management strategies for marine ecosystems, In Ian Boyd; Sarah Wanless & C.J. Camphuysen (ed.),  Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems. Their Role in Monitoring and Management.  Cambridge University Press.  ISBN 978-0-521-84773-5.  21.  s 310 - 323
  • Skaug, Hans Julius; Øien, Nils; Schweder, Tore & Bøthun, G (2004). Abundance of minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostata) in the Northeast Atlantic: variability in time and space. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.  ISSN 0706-652X.  61, s 870- 886
  • Skaug, Hans Julius; Øien, Nils; Schweder, Tore & Bøthun, Gjermund (2004). Abundance of minke whales (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) in the Northeastern Atlantic. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.  ISSN 0706-652X.  61, s 870- 886
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Abundance estimation from photo-identification data: confidence distributions and reduced likelihood for bowhead whales off Alaska. Biometrics.  ISSN 0006-341X.  59, s 976- 985
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Discussion of Kardaun, O.J.W.F, Salomé, D., Schaafsma, W., Steerneman, A.G.M., Willems, J.C. and Cox, D.R. Reflections on Fourteen Cryptic Issues Concerning the Nature of Statistical Inference. International Statistical Review.  ISSN 0306-7734.  71, s 303- 307
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Integrative fish stock assessment by frequentist methods: confidence distributions and likelihoods for bowhead whales. Scientia Marina.  ISSN 0214-8358.  67, s 89- 97
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2003). Frequentist analogues of priors and posteriors, In Bernt Petter Stigum (ed.),  Econometrics and the Philosophy of Economics. Theory-Data Confrontations in Economics.  Princeton University Press.  ISBN 0-691-11300-9.  Chapter 13.  s 285 - 317
  • Aldrin, Magne; Holden, Marit & Schweder, Tore (2003). Comment on Cowling's "Spatial Methods for Line Transect Surveys". Biometrics.  ISSN 0006-341X.  59, s 186- 188
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Abundance estimation from multiple photo surveys: Confidence distributions and reduced likelihoods for bowhead whales off Alaska. Biometrics.  ISSN 0006-341X.  59, s 974- 983
  • Høst, Gudmund; Berg, Erlend; Schweder, Tore & Tjelmeland, Sigurd (2002). A Gamma/Direchlet model for estimating uncertainty in age-specific abundance of Norwegian spring-spawning herring. ICES Journal of Marine Science.  ISSN 1054-3139.  59, s 737- 748 . doi: 10.1006/jmsc.2001.1176
  • Schweder, Tore (2002). Large Structured Models in Applied Sciences; Challenges for Statistics. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.  ISSN 0303-6898.  29(2), s 189- 191
  • Schweder, Tore (2002). Large structured models in applied science; challenges for statistics. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.  ISSN 0303-6898.  Vol. 29, s 189- 191
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2002). Confidence and likehood. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.  ISSN 0303-6898.  Vol. 29, s 309- 332
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2002). Confidence and likelihood. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics.  ISSN 0303-6898.  29(2), s 309- 332
  • Aasland, Olaf Gjerløw; Ekeberg, Øivind & Schweder, Tore (2001). Suicide rates from 1960 to 1989 in Norwegian physicians compared with other educational groups. Social Science and Medicine.  ISSN 0277-9536.  52(2), s 259- 265
  • Aasland, Olaf Gjerløw; Ekeberg, Øivind & Schweder, Tore (2001). Suicide rates from 1960 to 1989 in Norwegian physicians compared with other occupational groups. Social Science and Medicine.  ISSN 0277-9536.  52, s 259- 265
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Protecting whales by distorting uncertainty: non-precautionary mismanagement?. Fisheries Research.  ISSN 0165-7836.  52(3), s 217- 225
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Skepsisens plass i biologien - om falske funn og fordreid usikkerhet. Biolog.  ISSN 0801-0722.  3, s 12062012
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Distortion of Uncertainty in Science: Antarctic Fin whales in the 1950s. Journal of international wildlife law and policy.  ISSN 1388-0292.  3(1), s 73- 92
  • Schweder, Tore; Hagen, Gro Synøve & Hatlebakk, Einar (2000). Direct and indirect effects of minke whale abundance on cod and herring fisheries: A scenario experiment for the Greater Barents Sea. NAMMCO scientific publications.  ISSN 1560-2206.  2, s 120- 133
  • Schweder, Tore (1999). Line transecting with difficulties; lessons from surveying minke whales, In G.W. Garner; S.C. Amstrup; J.L. Laake; B.F.J. Manly; L.L. McDonald & D.G. Robertson (ed.),  Marine Mammal Survey and Assessment Methods.  A.A.Balkema.  ISBN 90-5809-043-4.  s 149 - 166
  • Schweder, Tore & Hagen, Gro Synøve (1999). A note on the cost of instability in whale management. Journal of Cetacean Reserch and Management.  1(2), s 137- 140
  • Schweder, Tore; Skaug, Hans J.; Langaas, Mette & Dimakos, Xeni Kristine (1999). Simulated likelihood methods for complex double-platform line transect surveys . Biometrics.  ISSN 0006-341X.  55, s 678- 687
  • Skaug, Hans Julius & Schweder, Tore (1999). Hazard models for line transect surveys with independent observers. Biometrics.  ISSN 0006-341X.  55, s 29- 36
  • Flaaten, Ola; Salvanes, Anne Gro Vea; Schweder, Tore & Ulltang, Øyvind (1998). Fisheries management under uncertainty - an overview. Fisheries Research.  ISSN 0165-7836.  37(1-3), s 1- 6
  • Flaaten, Ola; Salvanes, Anne Gro Vea; Schweder, Tore & Ulltang, Øyvind (1998). Fisheries management under uncertainty - an overview. Fisheries Research.  ISSN 0165-7836.  37, s 1- 6
  • Hagen, Gro Synøve; Hatlebakk, Einar; Hatlebakk, Einar & Schweder, Tore (1998). Scenario Barents Sea: A tool for evaluating fisheries management regimes, In Tor Rødseth (ed.),  Models for Multispecies Management.  Physica-Verlag a Springer-Verlag Company.  Chapter.  s 173 - 226

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  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2016). Confidence, Likelihood, Probability. Statistical Inference with Confidence Distributions.. Cambridge University Press.  ISBN 9780521861601.  511 s.
  • Hagen, Gro Synøve; Hatlebakk, Einar & Schweder, Tore (1998). Scenario Barents Sea. A tool for evaluating fisheries management regimes. Physica-Verlag.  ISBN 3-7908-1001-0.  56 s.

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  • Schweder, Tore (2015). Confidence is epistemic probability.
  • Diekert, Florian Klaus; Schweder, Tore & Lund, Kristen (2014). From Open-Access to Individual Quotas: Disentangling the Effects of Policy Reform and Environmental Changes in the Norwegian Coastal Cod Fishery.
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2014). Optimal and approximate likelihood.
  • Henderiks, Jorijntje; Gerecht, Andrea; Hannisdal, Bjarte; Liow, Lee Hsiang; Reitan, Tore; Schweder, Tore & Edvardsen, Bente (2013). PhytoSCALE project: calibrating phytoplankton cell size as a proxy for climatic adaptation.
  • Schweder, Tore (2013). Integrating confidence intervals, likelihoods and condence distrubutions.
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2013). Confidence Distribution, the Frequentist Distribution Estimator of a Parameter: A Review Discussions. International Statistical Review.  ISSN 0306-7734.  81(1), s 56- 68 . doi: 10.1111/insr.12004
  • Hjort, Nils Lid & Schweder, Tore (2012). Structure and Uncertainty: Confidence and Likelihood.
  • Schweder, Tore (2012). Causal sufficiency and Markov Completeness.
  • Schweder, Tore (2012). Confidence distributions and confidence likelihood: distributional inference without priors.
  • Schweder, Tore (2012). Confidence distributions and confidence likelihood: distributional inference without priors.
  • Henderiks, Jorijntje; Hannisdal, Bjarte; Rickaby, Rosalind E. M.; Liow, Lee Hsiang; Reitan, Trond & Schweder, Tore (2010). Phytoplankton size: climatic adaptation and long-term evolution.
  • Reitan, Trond; Schweder, Tore & Henderiks, Jorijntje (2010). Modelling Phenotypic Evolution by Stochastic Differential Equations .
  • Witting, Lars & Schweder, Tore (2008). Lower confidence bound on population status from catch sex ratio: applied to minke whales off West Greenland.
  • Schweder, Tore & Sadykova, Dinara (2007). Event history models for capture-recapture surveys with passively marked individuals.
  • Schweder, Tore & Sadykova, Dinara (2007). Event history models for capture-recapture surveys with passively marked individuals.
  • Schweder, Tore & Sadykova, Dinara (2007). Rough Modeling of complex photo-ID data for BCB bowhead whales.
  • Schweder, Tore; Sadykova, Dinara; Rugh, D.J. & Koski, W.R (2007). Modeling of complex photo-ID data for BCB bowhead whales.
  • Aldrin, Magne Tommy; Storvik, Bård & Schweder, Tore (2006). Standardized catch per unit effort in minke whaling in Norwegian waters, 1952-1983 and 1993-2004. Full text in Research Archive
  • Aldrin, Magne; Huseby, Ragnar Bang & Schweder, Tore (2006). Simulation trials for a re-tuned Catch Limit Algorithm. Full text in Research Archive
  • Aldrin, Magne; Huseby, Ragnar Bang & Schweder, Tore (2006). Variants of the Catch Limit Algorithm. Full text in Research Archive
  • Schweder, Tore; Jorde, Per Erik & Stenseth, Nils Christian (2005). Temporal genetic pattern in BCB bowhead whales in the fall migration at Barrow: a reflection of a structured population? IWC/SC/57/BRG10.
  • Aldrin, Magne & Schweder, Tore (2005). Revision of RMP – Status of ongoing work at the Norwegian Computing Center. IWC/SC/57/RMP3.
  • Aldrin, Magne & Schweder, Tore (2005). ScenarioC - sluttrapport. Full text in Research Archive
  • Hagen, Gro Synøve & Schweder, Tore (2005). Scenario C: A program documentation. Full text in Research Archive
  • Jorde, Per Erik; Schweder, Tore & Stenseth, Nils Christian (2004). The Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort stock of bowhead whales: one homogenous population?.
  • Zhu, Mian; Schweder, Tore & Hagen, Gro Synøve (2004). Scenario-C: The cod predation model. Full text in Research Archive
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Sjangerbrudd eller vitenskapelig uredelighet i Lomborgsaken?. Økonomisk forum.  ISSN 1502-6108.  8(3), s 1- 4
  • Schweder, Tore (2003). Statistikkens historie i Norge � faktisk uten statistikere?. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning.  ISSN 0040-716X.  44, s 309- 318
  • Hagen, Gro Synøve; Høst, Gudmund & Schweder, Tore (2003). Harp Seal in the Scenario-C Model.
  • Aldrin, Magne; Schweder, Tore & Holden, Marit (2002). Spatial distribution of whales based on the Norwegian Minke Whale Survey 1996-2001. Ukjent. Full text in Research Archive
  • Fleischer, Luis A. & Schweder, Tore (2002). Gray whales on their winter grounds in Baja California Sur, México (1980-1998).
  • Hagen, Gro Synøve; Høst, Gudmund & Schweder, Tore (2002). Analyse av replikatdata fra Vestfjorden 2001. Full text in Research Archive
  • Schweder, Tore (2002). Forkludring av vitenskapelig usikkerhet - erfaringer fra Hvalfangstkommisjonen. Cicerone.  ISSN 0804-0508.  s 13- 15
  • Schweder, Tore (2002). Frequentist versions of posteriors and priors.
  • Schweder, Tore (2002). The history of statistics in Norway - told by historians.
  • Aldrin, Magne; Holden, Marit & Schweder, Tore (2001). Estimation of a Neyman-Scott process from line transect data by a one-dimensional K-function. Full text in Research Archive
  • Berg, Erlend; Schweder, Tore & Tvete, Ingunn Fride (2001). Statistisk modellering av kommersielle fangstdata; en illustrasjon basert på trålfangster av torsk i 1999.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Abundance estimation from photo-identification data: confidence distributions and reduced likelihood for bowhead whales off Alaska.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Discrete distance sampling with difficulties.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Fishers paradigmerevolusjon, et 79-års jubileum.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Minnetale over Olav Reiersøl.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Olav Reiersøl - statistiker, økonometriker og esperantist.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Revolusjoner og kontrarevolusjoner i teoretisk statistikk - kan frekventistisk Bayesianisme bringe varig fred?.
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Skepsisens plass i biologien - om falske funn og fordreid usikkerhet. Biolog.  ISSN 0801-0722.  19(3/4), s 6- 12
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). Statistical Methods, History of: Post-1900, In Neil J. Smelser & Paul B Baltes (ed.),  International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences.  Elsevier.  ISBN 0-08-043076-7.  s 15031 - 15037
  • Schweder, Tore (2001). The Neyman-Pearson lemma for confidence distributions.
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (2001). Confidence and Likelihood.
  • Hirst, David; Høst, Gudmund; Schweder, Tore; Fotland, Åge; Jakobsen, Tore; Skaug, Hans Julius; Mehl, Sigbjørn & Bogstad, Bjarte (2000). Towards a statistical model for the uncertainty in fisheries data for stock asssessment in the Barents Sea.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Bør høye kvoter kappes ned? Bioøkonomisk modellering og simulering av torskefisket.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Bør høye kvoter kappes ned? Bioøkonomisk modellering og simulering av torskefisket.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Confidence distributions and likelihood.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Confidence distributions and reduced likelihood.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Frequentist versions of posteriors and priors.
  • Schweder, Tore (2000). Integrative fish stock assessment by frequentist methods: confidence distributions and likelihoods for bowhead whales.
  • Schweder, Tore & Hjort, Nils Lid (1999). Frequentist analogues of priors and posteriors.

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