3. Moments and Generating Functions

  1. Vijay K. Rohatgi and
  2. A. K. MD. Ehsanes Saleh

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118165676.ch3

An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition

An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rohatgi, V. K. and Saleh, A. K. MD. E. (2000) Moments and Generating Functions, in An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118165676.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 29 SEP 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471348467

Online ISBN: 9781118165676

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Keywords:

  • moments;
  • parameters;
  • distribution function;
  • generating functions;
  • moment inequalities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Moments of a Distribution Function

  • Generating Functions

  • Some Moment Inequalities