MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATION: A PRACTICAL THEOREM ON CONSISTENCY OF THE NONPARAMETRIC MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATES WITH APPLICATIONS
BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WA MATHEMATICS RESEARCH LAB
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Sufficient conditions for consistency of a nonparametric maximum likelihood estimate are given which are applicable to those problems where a class of distribution functions is specified only in terms of its graphs. Consistency is proven and applications are given.
- Statistics and Probability