Accession Number:

AD0763714

Title:

Total Positivity Properties of Generating Functions.

Descriptive Note:

Statistical rept.,

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA STATE UNIV TALLAHASSEE DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Keilson 1972 obtained total positivity properties of order 2 for generating functions corresponding to real masses on the nonnegative integers. In this note, it is shown that similar total positivity properties actually hold for each positive integer order.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE