Classical Nonparametrics

  • Anirban DasGupta
Part of the Springer Texts in Statistics book series (STS)


Coverage Probability Edgeworth Expansion Nominal Coverage Valid Interval Symmetric Density 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anirban DasGupta
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  1. 1.Department of StatisticsPurdue UniversityWest Lafayette

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