Problem of the Week
Hilton Memorial Lecture
Department of Mathematical Sciences
|DATE:||Thursday, April 2, 2015|
|TIME:||1:15pm to 2:15pm|
|SPEAKER:||Mary Lowry (Binghamton University)|
|TITLE:||Stein's two-stage estimation procedure: A case study|
We offer a numerical case study of the performance of Stein's (1945) two-stage procedure to estimate the unknown mean of a normal population with unknown variance.