Accession Number : AD0748928

Title :   Simultaneous Estimation of Parameters,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Morris,Carl ; Efron,Bradley

Report Date : MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The paper provides an elementary introduction to Stein's estimator and its relation to compound Bayes and empirical Bayes estimation methods. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POPULATION(MATHEMATICS), *SAMPLING), DECISION THEORY, GAME THEORY, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, MEASURE THEORY, PROBABILITY, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE