# Questions tagged [method-of-moments]

A method of parameter estimation by equating sample and population moments then solving the equations for the unknown parameters.

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### Is it possible to calculate mutual information by moments generating functions?

I went to listen to a workshop and some audience asked the presenter how the moments can improve the mutual information. I am learning the MI(Mutual Information) and moments so don't have enough ...
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### How do I apply the method of moments for estimating parameters in a sum-relationship?

We have a model relationship between three random variables like this: $$U = C + S$$ I have a ton of measurements of realizations of $U$, as well as a ton of realizations of $C$. But the ...
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### Asymptotic distribution of mme of coefficient of variation

For random sample from unif(0,1) distribution, method of moments estimator for coefficient of variation is sample mean divided by sample standard deviation. Here, coefficient of variation theta is mu/...
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