Why is S a Biased Estimate of σ?
Article first published online: 9 JAN 2011
© 2011 The Authors; Teaching Statistics © 2011 Teaching Statistics Trust
Volume 33, Issue 1, pages 23–28, Spring 2011
How to Cite
Sanqui, J. A. T. and Arnholt, A. T. (2011), Why is S a Biased Estimate of σ?. Teaching Statistics, 33: 23–28. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9639.2010.00418.x
- Issue published online: 9 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 9 JAN 2011
This article outlines an experiment that leads one to discover and verify that S is a biased estimator of σ.