# Exact laws for sums of ratios of order statistics from the Pareto distribution

Open Mathematics (2006)

- Volume: 4, Issue: 1, page 1-4
- ISSN: 2391-5455

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topAndré Adler. "Exact laws for sums of ratios of order statistics from the Pareto distribution." Open Mathematics 4.1 (2006): 1-4. <http://eudml.org/doc/268739>.

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abstract = {Consider independent and identically distributed random variables \{X nk, 1 ≤ k ≤ m, n ≤ 1\} from the Pareto distribution. We select two order statistics from each row, X n(i) ≤ X n(j), for 1 ≤ i < j ≤ = m. Then we test to see whether or not Laws of Large Numbers with nonzero limits exist for weighted sums of the random variables R ij = X n(j)/X n(i).},

author = {André Adler},

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