Unformatted text preview: Î» , based on a random sample of size n . 4. Find maximum likelihood estimators for the mean and variance of a normal distribution, based on a random sample of size n. 5. Suppose the size n sample comes from a distribution uniform on the interval [ a,b ] with both a and b unknown parameters. Find the MLE for a and b . What can we say about the sign of these two estimatorsâ€™ biases? 1...
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- Spring '08
- Normal Distribution, maximum likelihood estimator, mean square error, Bias of an estimator, maximum likelihood estimators, unbiased estimators