On the Conjecture of Kochar and Korwar

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dc.contributor.author Torrado Robles, Nuria
dc.contributor.author Lillo Rodríguez, Rosa Elvira
dc.contributor.author Wiper, Michael Peter
dc.contributor.editor Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Departamento de Estadística
dc.date.accessioned 2009-04-23T14:12:43Z
dc.date.available 2009-04-23T14:12:43Z
dc.date.issued 2009-03
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10016/4062
dc.description.abstract In this paper, we solve for some cases a conjecture by Kochar and Korwar (1996) in relation with the normalized spacings of the order statistics related to a sample of independent exponential random variables with different scale parameter. In the case of a sample of size n=3, they proved the ordering of the normalized spacings and conjectured that result holds for all n. We give the proof of this conjecture for n=4 and for both spacing and normalized spacings. We also generalize some results to n>4
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dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartofseries UC3M Working Paper. Statistics and Econometrics
dc.relation.ispartofseries 09-21
dc.rights Atribución-NoComercial-SinDerivadas 3.0 España
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/es/
dc.subject.other Heterogeneous exponential distribution
dc.subject.other Hazard rate order
dc.subject.other Normalized
dc.title On the Conjecture of Kochar and Korwar
dc.type workingPaper
dc.subject.eciencia Estadística
dc.rights.accessRights openAccess
dc.identifier.repec ws092108
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