A large deviation principle for bootstrapped sample means

Authors:
Deli Li, Andrew Rosalsky and Dhaifalla K. Al-Mutairi

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **130** (2002), 2133-2138

MSC (1991):
Primary 60F10, 62G09; Secondary 60B12, 62G20

Published electronically:
December 31, 2001

MathSciNet review:
1896050

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Abstract: A large deviation principle for bootstrapped sample means is established. It relies on the Bolthausen large deviation principle for sums of i.i.d. Banach space valued random variables. The rate function of the large deviation principle for bootstrapped sample means is the same as the classical one.

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Additional Information

**Deli Li**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada P7B 5E1

Email:
dli@sleet.lakeheadu.ca

**Andrew Rosalsky**

Affiliation:
Department of Statistics, University of Florida, P.O. Box 118545, Gainesville, Florida 32611

Email:
rosalsky@stat.ufl.edu

**Dhaifalla K. Al-Mutairi**

Affiliation:
Department of Statistics & Operations Research, Kuwait University, P.O. Box 21, Khaldiya 72461, Kuwait

Email:
dhaif@kuc01.kuniv.edu.kw

DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-01-06368-7

Keywords:
Bootstrapped sample means,
large deviation principle,
Banach space valued random variables

Received by editor(s):
February 3, 2000

Received by editor(s) in revised form:
February 15, 2001

Published electronically:
December 31, 2001

Additional Notes:
The research of the first author was supported by a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.

Communicated by:
Richard A. Davis

Article copyright:
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American Mathematical Society