On the de Finetti's representation theorem: an evergreen (and often misunderstood) result at the foundation of Statistics

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2016
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http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/12012
Author(s):
Serafino, Loris
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This paper reconsider the fundamental de Finetti’s representation theorem. It is stressed its role at the front-line between Probability Theory and Inferential Statistics and its relation to the fundamental problem of relating past observations with future predictions i. e. the problem of induction.