TITLE

Some Information Theoretic Ideas Useful in Statistical Inference

AUTHOR(S)
Papaioannou, Takis; Ferentinos, Kosmas; Tsairidis, Charalampos
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Methodology & Computing in Applied Probability;Jun2007, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p307
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this paper we discuss four information theoretic ideas and present their implications to statistical inference: (1) Fisher information and divergence generating functions, (2) information optimum unbiased estimators, (3) information content of various statistics, (4) characterizations based on Fisher information.
ACCESSION #
24942842

 

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