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Moments of functions of order statistics


  • Chunsheng, Ma


In this paper we derive some identities about covariance of functions of order statistics, and give a generalization of an inequality of Ma Chunsheng (1992) on variance and covariance of functions of order statistics.

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  • Chunsheng, Ma, 1992. "Moments of functions of order statistics," Statistics & Probability Letters, Elsevier, vol. 15(1), pages 57-62, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:stapro:v:15:y:1992:i:1:p:57-62

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    1. Cohen, Arthur & Sackrowitz, Harold B., 1989. "Two stage conditionally unbiased estimators of the selected mean," Statistics & Probability Letters, Elsevier, vol. 8(3), pages 273-278, August.
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    1. Nagaraja, H. N. & Nevzorov, V. B., 1996. "Correlations between functions of records can be negative," Statistics & Probability Letters, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 95-100, August.


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