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Course: STAT 340, Winter 2007
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Reduction CHAPTER 4 Variance Techniques INTRODUCTION In this chapter we discuss techniques for improving on the speed and efciency of a simulation, usually called variance reduction techniques. Much of the simulation literature concerns discrete event simulations (DESs), simulations of systems that are assumed to change instantaneously in response to sudden or discrete events. These are most common in...

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