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Erich L. Lehmann’s Work on Decision Theory

  • Javier Rojo
Open Access
Chapter
Part of the Selected Works in Probability and Statistics book series (SWPS)

Abstract

This chapter collects some of Erich’s work on areas that attracted his attention during the early years in his professional career. Thus, the papers discuss the concepts of completeness (minimal complete families and complete sufficient statistics), minimal sufficiency, admissibility, invariance, unbiasedness, and minimaxity.

Keywords

Loss Function Decision Theory Minimax Estimator Favorable Distribution Convex Loss Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of StatisticsRice UniversityHoustonUSA

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