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Unimodality and dominance for symmetric random vectors


Author: Marek Kanter
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 229 (1977), 65-85
MSC: Primary 60E05
MathSciNet review: 0445580
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Abstract: In this paper a notion of unimodality for symmetric random vectors in $ {R^N}$ is developed which is closed under convolution as well as weak convergence. A related notion of stochastic dominance for symmetric random vectors is also studied.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9947-1977-0445580-7
PII: S 0002-9947(1977)0445580-7
Keywords: Unimodality, symmetric density, convex set, convolution, logarithmically concave density
Article copyright: © Copyright 1977 American Mathematical Society