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Bootstrap confidence intervals


  • Babu, G. J.
  • Bose, A.


Nonparametric confidence bounds are obtained for a wide class of statistics using bootstrap. These results improve the errors in the probability estimates of the confidence intervals over the ones obtained by the normal approximation theory unconditionally.

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  • Babu, G. J. & Bose, A., 1988. "Bootstrap confidence intervals," Statistics & Probability Letters, Elsevier, vol. 7(2), pages 151-160, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:stapro:v:7:y:1988:i:2:p:151-160

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    1. Gutti Babu, 1992. "Subsample and half-sample methods," Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Springer;The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, vol. 44(4), pages 703-720, December.
    2. Gutti Babu & Kesar Singh & Yaning Yang, 2003. "Edgeworth expansions for compound Poisson processes and the bootstrap," Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Springer;The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, vol. 55(1), pages 83-94, March.


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