Accession Number : AD0703189

Title :   THE GEOMETRIC DENSITY WITH UNKNOWN LOCATION PARAMETER.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Klotz,Jerome

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Unbiased estimators are derived for a sample from the geometric distribution with unknown p and location parameter. Mean square errors are compared with the maximum likelihood estimators and unbiased tests of hypotheses are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, DECISION THEORY), PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, EXPONENTIAL FUNCTIONS, STATISTICAL TESTS, SAMPLING

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE