Accession Number:

AD0785849

Title:

The Secretary Problem with Interview Cost,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

KENTUCKY UNIV LEXINGTON DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The paper deals with the so-called secretary problem, i.e. with the problem of optimal stopping of the random permutation x sub 1,...,x sub n of numbers 1,...,n, when the admissible information at each stage is only the relative value of the element observed last with respect to the preceding ones. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE