On sample size and precision in ordinary least squares
An expression relating estimation precision in the classical linear model to the number of parameters k and the sample size n is illustrated. A rule of thumb for the sample size is suggested.
Volume (Year): 28 (2001)
Issue (Month): 5 ()
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