The Characteristic Function of the F Distribution
Formulae that are given in the literature for the characteristic function of the F distribution are incorrect and imply that the distribution has finite moments of all orders. Correct formulae are derived and the asymptotic behavior of the characteristic function in the neighborhood of the origin is characterized.
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|Publication status:||Published in Biometrika (1982), 69: 261-264|
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- Peter C.B. Phillips, 1980. "Best Uniform Approximation to Probability Densities in Econometrics," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 562, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University.
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