6. SIMDAT, SIMEST, and Pseudoreality

  1. James R. Thompson

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch6

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) SIMDAT, SIMEST, and Pseudoreality, in Empirical Model Building: Data, Models, and Reality, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118109656.ch6

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:

  • simest;
  • bootstrap;
  • smooth resampling algorithm;
  • SIMDAT algorithm;
  • exploratory prelude

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Bootstrap: A Dirac-Comb Density Estimator

  • SIMDAT: A Smooth Resampling Algorithm

  • SIMEST: An Oncological Example