VOL. 4 · NO. 1 | January, 1976
 
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Front Matter
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), (January, 1976)
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Articles
D. V. Lindley
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 1-10, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343343
KEYWORDS: utility functions, exponential family, conjugate family, hyperparameters, maximum likelihood, 62C05
Bradley Efron, Carl Morris
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 11-21, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343344
KEYWORDS: estimation, minimax estimators, risk of invariant estimators, mean of a multivariate normal distribution, Stein's estimator, 62F10, 62C99
Bradley Efron, Carl Morris
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 22-32, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343345
KEYWORDS: multivariate empirical Bayes, Stein's estimator, minimax estimation, mean of a multivariate normal distribution, estimating a covariance matrix, James-Stein estimator, simultaneous estimation, combining estimates, 62F10, 62C99
James O. Berger
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 33-50, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343346
KEYWORDS: minimax, tail minimax, location vector, best invariant estimator, risk function, 62C99, 62F10, 62H99
Ricardo Antonio Maronna
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 51-67, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343347
KEYWORDS: G2G35, G2H99, robust estimation, $M$-estimators, outlier detection, scatter matrix
John R. Collins
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 68-85, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343348
KEYWORDS: robust estimation, asymmetry, location parameter, $M$-estimators, minimax variance, 62G35, 62G05, 62G20
David Birkes, Yadolah Dodge, Justus Seely
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 86-107, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343349
KEYWORDS: Classification models, missing observations, estimable contrasts, Degrees of freedom, maximal rank design matrices, 62J99, 62K99
W. Albers, P. J. Bickel, W. R. van Zwet
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 108-156, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343350
KEYWORDS: distribution free tests, linear rank tests, permutation tests, power, contiguous alternatives, Edgeworth expansions, deficiency, 62G10, 62G20, 60F05
Konrad Behnen
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 157-174, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343351
KEYWORDS: Linear rank statistics, treatment of ties, averaged scores, randomized ranks, asymptotic normality, asymptotic optimality, contiguity, Asymptotic relative efficiency, efficiency bounds, 62G10, 62E20, 62G20
Andre Antille
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 175-186, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343352
KEYWORDS: weak convergence, projection of a statistic, symmetric distribution, "Skorohod" topology, signed-rank statistics, 62G05, 60F05
Morris Skibinsky
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 187-213, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343353
KEYWORDS: barycentric coordinates, closed subintervals, indexed moment space partition, moment function, moment space, normalized moment function, sharp upper bound, 44A50, 62Q05
Short Communications
Miloslav Jirina
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 214-215, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343354
KEYWORDS: Kendall rank correlation statistic, asymptotic normality, recurrence formula, 62E20
Shu-Gwei Tyan, Haluk Derin, John B. Thomas
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 216-222, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343355
KEYWORDS: Bivariate distribution function, orthonormal polynomials, 62E10, 60E05, 42A60
James O. Berger
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 223-226, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343356
KEYWORDS: admissible, minimax, normal mean, generalized Bayes, quadratic loss, 62C15, 62F10, 62H99
Steven F. Arnold
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 227-233, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343357
KEYWORDS: Patterned covariance matrices, products, compound symmetry, 62H15
Gordon Pledger
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), 234-236, (January, 1976) DOI: 10.1214/aos/1176343358
KEYWORDS: integral regression, multiple regression, consistency, triangular array, 62G05, 60G50
Back Matter
Ann. Statist. 4 (1), (January, 1976)
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