Edgeworth approximations to the distribution of the sample mean under simple random sampling.


Sugden, R.A. and Smith, T.M.F. (1997) Edgeworth approximations to the distribution of the sample mean under simple random sampling. Statistics and Probability Letters, 34, (3), 293-299. (doi:10.1016/S0167-7152(97)00193-4).

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We derive the Edgeworth expansion to order n-1 of the cumulative distribution function of the studentized sample mean under simple random sampling from a finite population.

Item Type: Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1016/S0167-7152(97)00193-4
ISSNs: 0167-7152 (print)
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Keywords: edgeworth expansion, standardized mean, studentized mean, finite population, simple random sampling, cumulants, moments, delta method
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
H Social Sciences > HA Statistics
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Mathematics > Statistics
ePrint ID: 30021
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Date Deposited: 16 Mar 2007
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 11:56
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/30021

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