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Aaron Hendrickson
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362 votes
16 answers
131k views

Is normality testing 'essentially useless'?

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153 answers
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Famous statistical quotations

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Why do we need sigma-algebras to define probability spaces?

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Variance of product of multiple independent random variables

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Is it true that the percentile bootstrap should never be used?

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4 answers
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Taking the expectation of Taylor series (especially the remainder)

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Intuitive explanation of convergence in distribution and convergence in probability

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1 answer
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Maximum likelihood estimators for a truncated distribution

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Variance of a bounded random variable

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Distribution hypothesis testing - what is the point of doing it if you can't "accept" your null hypothesis?

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1 answer
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Whether distributions with the same moments are identical

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What is the exact definition of profile likelihood?

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Why does the supremum of the Brownian bridge have the Kolmogorov–Smirnov distribution?

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1 answer
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Variance of the reciprocal II

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1 answer
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What is the distribution of the sample variance for a Poisson random variable?

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Approximation of a probability distribution

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Square root of an inverse gamma distributed random variable

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Normalization to non-degenerate distribution

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Definition of Stochastic Process as Probability measure in a Prob. Space