Accession Number:

AD0614788

Title:

PEAKEDNESS OF DISTRIBUTIONS OF CONVEX COMBINATIONS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

This paper presents simple sufficient conditions under which the distribution of the sample average shows increasing peakedness with increasing sample size. The results are actually more general, permitting a comparison of the peakedness of distributions of various convex combinations of sample observations.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE