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Antithetic Variable

  1. Byron J. T. Morgan

Published Online: 15 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470011815.b2a14002

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

How to Cite

Morgan, B. J. T. 2005. Antithetic Variable. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 1.

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  1. University of Kent, Canterbury, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2005


A brief overview of this concept and its application is given.


  • simulation;
  • variance-reduction