Statistical Science

Second Thoughts on the Bootstrap

Bradley Efron

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Abstract

This brief review article is appearing in the issue of Statistical Science that marks the 25th anniversary of the bootstrap. It concerns some of the theoretical and methodological aspects of the bootstrap and how they might influence future work in statistics.

Article information

Source
Statist. Sci., Volume 18, Issue 2 (2003), 135-140.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 19 September 2003

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ss/1063994968

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1214/ss/1063994968

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2026075

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1331.62180

Keywords
Plug-in principle bootstrap confidence intervals objective Bayes BCA ABC method

Citation

Efron, Bradley. Second Thoughts on the Bootstrap. Statist. Sci. 18 (2003), no. 2, 135--140. doi:10.1214/ss/1063994968. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ss/1063994968


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