Maxima of sums and random sums for negatively associated random variables with heavy tails
This paper obtains some asymptotics for the tail probabilities of the maximum of sums and random sums of negatively associated (NA) random variables with heavy tails, showing that the NA dependence structure does not affect the asymptotic behavior of these tail probabilities.
Volume (Year): 68 (2004)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
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