Efficient and Adaptive Estimation for Semiparametric Models (1384) (Paperback)

By Peter J. Bickel, Chris A. J. Klaassen, Ya'acov Ritov

Springer, 9780387984735, 588pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 1998

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This book deals with estimation in situations in which there is believed to be enough information to model parametrically some, but not all of the features of a data set. Such models have arisen in a wide context in recent years, and involve new nonlinear estimation procedures. Statistical models of this type are directly applicable to fields such as economics, epidemiology, and astronomy.