Nonparametric Families: Inequalities for Moments and Survival Functions

  • Albert W. Marshall
  • Ingram Olkin
Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)


I collected statistics, I worked out the golden mean, and never understood that extremes join hands, that the man who goes to bed late meets the man who gets up very early, and he who chooses to take his seat on the golden mean, risks falling between two stools.


Lower Bound Exponential Distribution Hazard Rate Survival Function Supporting Line 
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© Springer 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Albert W. Marshall
    • 1
  • Ingram Olkin
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.Department of StatisticsStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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