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May 2003 Introduction to the Bootstrap World
Dennis D. Boos
Statist. Sci. 18(2): 168-174 (May 2003). DOI: 10.1214/ss/1063994971


The bootstrap has made a fundamental impact on how we carry out statistical inference in problems without analytic solutions. This fact is illustrated with examples and comments that emphasize the parametric bootstrap and hypothesis testing.


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Dennis D. Boos. "Introduction to the Bootstrap World." Statist. Sci. 18 (2) 168 - 174, May 2003.


Published: May 2003
First available in Project Euclid: 19 September 2003

zbMATH: 1331.62178
MathSciNet: MR2019786
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/ss/1063994971

Keywords: confidence intervals , Hypothesis testing , resamples , Resampling , statistical inference

Rights: Copyright © 2003 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Vol.18 • No. 2 • May 2003
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