4. Bootstrapping

  1. James R. Thompson

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch4

Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition

Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition

How to Cite

Thompson, J. R. (2011) Bootstrapping, in Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470467039

Online ISBN: 9781118109656

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Keywords:

  • bootstrapping;
  • Darwin's data;
  • Fisher's nonparametric test;
  • sign test;
  • bootstrapping approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bootstrapping Analysis of Darwin's Data

  • A Bootstrapping Approximation to Fisher's Nonparametric Test

  • A Resampling Bassed Sign Test

  • A Bootstrapping Approach for Confidence Intervals

  • Solving Ill-Structured Problems