Jones, M. C.
|DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link:||http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02613528|
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A simple relationship between expectations of positive functions of random variables from truncated and original distributions is pointed out. This is a special case of a relationship between moments of weighted and original distributions which is also discussed. Another topic is that of expressing weighted mixture distributions as mixtures of weighted distributions and vice versa. Finally, an error in some structural properties of weighted distributions given in the literature is identified and corrected.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Copyright Holders:||1990 Physicsa-verlag|
|Keywords:||harmonic mean; incomplete moment; mixture; noncentral chi-squared distribution; partially-truncated distribution; positive-part Stein estimate|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
|Depositing User:||Sarah Frain|
|Date Deposited:||16 Mar 2011 15:24|
|Last Modified:||18 Jan 2016 10:06|
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