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Kernel density estimation when the bandwidth is large

Jones, M. C. (1993). Kernel density estimation when the bandwidth is large. Australian Journal of Statistics, 35(3) pp. 319–326.

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The performance of kernel density estimation, in terms of mean integrated squared error, is investigated in the opposite of the usual situation, namely when the bandwidth is large. This affords noteworthy insights including the special role taken by the normal density function as kernel and a tie-in with ‘semiparametric’ approaches to density estimation.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 1993 Australian Statistical Publishing Association
ISSN: 1467-842X
Keywords: mean integrated squared error;normal density;oversmoothing;semi-parametric density estimation
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 28287
Depositing User: Sarah Frain
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2011 10:06
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2011 10:06
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