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Estimators of integrals of powers of density derivatives

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  • Rodney C Wolff
  • Peter Hall

    (School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology)

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Simple kernel-type estimators of integrals of general powers of general derivatives of probability densities are proposed. They are based on two simple properties, and in many circumstances enjoy optimal convergence rate.

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  • Rodney C Wolff & Peter Hall, 2006. "Estimators of integrals of powers of density derivatives," School of Economics and Finance Discussion Papers and Working Papers Series 208o, School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology.
  • Handle: RePEc:qut:dpaper:208o
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