The influence of the initial distribution on a random walk

Author:
Wolfgang Stadje

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **103** (1988), 602-606

MSC:
Primary 60J15; Secondary 60F99, 60G50

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1988-0943090-4

MathSciNet review:
943090

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Abstract: Let be i.i.d. random variables, ; let and be independent of . We study the total variation distance between the distributions of and , especially its speed of convergence to 0 in the case that some is not singular.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1988-0943090-4

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