Accession Number : AD0725080

Title :   Estimating the Parameters of a Gamma Distribution.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Dahiya,Ram C. ; Gurland,John

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Generalized minimum chi-square estimators of parameters involved in a gamma distribution are obtained and their asymptotic behavior is compared with that of maximum likelihood estimators. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION), PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), SAMPLING

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE