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Asymptotics of S-weighted estimators
Jan Amos Visek

Last modified: 2015-09-05


The paper studies S-weighted estimators - a combination of S-estimators and the Least Weighted Squares. The estimator allows to adjust the properties, namely the level of robustness of estimator in question to the processed data better than S-estimator or the Least Weighted Squares can do. The paper offers the proof of its root-of -n-consistency.

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