The Annals of Statistics

Remembering Erich Lehmann

Willem R. van Zwet

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In this paper I shall try to sketch some typical aspects of Erich Lehmann’s contributions to statistics through his research, his teaching, his service to the profession and his personality.

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Ann. Statist., Volume 39, Number 5 (2011), 2266-2279.

First available in Project Euclid: 11 November 2011

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Primary: 01A70: Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies 62G10: Hypothesis testing
Secondary: 62G20: Asymptotic properties

Lehmann alternatives efficiency and deficiency Testing Statistical Hypotheses Annals of Mathematical Statistics European Meetings of Statisticians


van Zwet, Willem R. Remembering Erich Lehmann. Ann. Statist. 39 (2011), no. 5, 2266--2279. doi:10.1214/11-AOS881.

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