Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society

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New proofs for the maximal ergodic theorem and the Hardy-Littlewood maximal theorem

Author: Roger L. Jones
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 87 (1983), 681-684
MSC: Primary 28D05; Secondary 42B25, 47A35
MathSciNet review: 687641
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Abstract: A new proof of the maximal ergodic theorem is presented. The same idea used in this proof is then used to show that the Hardy-Littlewood maximal function is weak type $ (1,1)$.

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Keywords: Maximal ergodic theorem, maximal functions, Hardy-Littlewood maximal function
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