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Introduction to the Bootstrap World

Dennis D. Boos

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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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Statist. Sci., Volume 18, Issue 2 (2003), 168-174.

First available in Project Euclid: 19 September 2003

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Statistical inference hypothesis testing confidence intervals resampling resamples


Boos, Dennis D. Introduction to the Bootstrap World. Statist. Sci. 18 (2003), no. 2, 168--174. doi:10.1214/ss/1063994971.

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