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The distribution of Rademacher sums

Author: S. J. Montgomery-Smith
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 109 (1990), 517-522
MSC: Primary 60C05; Secondary 46M35, 60E15, 60G50
MathSciNet review: 1013975
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Abstract: We find upper and lower bounds for $ {\Pr(}\Sigma \pm {x_n} \geq t)$, where $ {x_1},{x_2}, \ldots $ are real numbers. We express the answer in terms of the $ K$-interpolation norm from the theory of interpolation of Banach spaces.

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Keywords: Rademacher sum, Holmstedt's formula
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