The Annals of Statistics

John W. Tukey's contributions to robust statistics

Peter J. Huber

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Abstract

We summarize John W. Tukey's contributions to robust statistics, separating them into four categories: conceptual; tools; techniques; procedures.

Article information

Source
Ann. Statist., Volume 30, Number 6 (2002), 1640-1648.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 23 January 2003

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1043351251

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1214/aos/1043351251

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR1969444

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1019.62028

Subjects
Primary: 62F35: Robustness and adaptive procedures 62F40: Bootstrap, jackknife and other resampling methods 01A70: Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies 62-07: Data analysis

Keywords
Robustness resistance data analysis Jackknife sensitivity curve median polish

Citation

Huber, Peter J. John W. Tukey's contributions to robust statistics. Ann. Statist. 30 (2002), no. 6, 1640--1648. doi:10.1214/aos/1043351251. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aos/1043351251


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