Expansions and asymptotics for statistics [electronic resource] / Christopher G. Small.
By: Small, Christopher G.Material type: BookSeries: Monographs on statistics and applied probability: 115Publisher: Boca Raton : Chapman & Hall/CRC, 2010Description: xiv, 343 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781420011029 (ebook : PDF).Subject(s): Asymptotic distribution (Probability theory | Asymptotic expansionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Distributed by publisher. Purchase or institutional license may be required for access Also available in print edition
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Introduction -- 2. General series methods -- 3. Pad�e approximants and continued fractions -- 4. The delta method and its extensions -- 5. Optimality and likelihood asymptotics -- 6. The Laplace approximation and series -- 7. The saddle-point method -- 8. Summation of series -- 9. Glossary of symbols -- 10. Useful limits, series and products
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