2010_EC507_HW5

2010_EC507_HW5 - EC507Statistics for Economists Spring 2010...

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EC507—Statistics for Economists Spring 2010 Problem Set 5 1. Consider the following uniform distribution function: θ < < = x x f 0 , 1 ) (. a. In class we discussed estimating by the method of moments. We used the first and second moments to derive two estimators for . Use the third moment to derive yet another estimator for .
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2. X 1, … X n are n independent and identically distributed draws from a Uniform [a,b] distribution. That is, ݂ሺݔ …ݔ ;ܽ,ܾሻൌቊ ௕ି௔ ݂݅ ܽ ൑ ݔ ൑ ܾ 0 ݋ݐ݄݁ݎݓ݅ݏ݁ . For notational purposes, let the sample of
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2010 for the course CAS ec399 taught by Professor Tack during the Spring '10 term at BCUC.

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2010_EC507_HW5 - EC507Statistics for Economists Spring 2010...

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