Statistics Papers

Document Type

Journal Article

Date of this Version

1984

Publication Source

Institute of Mathematical Statistics Lecture Notes - Monograph Series

Volume

5

Start Page

121

Last Page

126

DOI

10.1214/lnms/1215465638

Abstract

The FKG inequality is an effective device when the requisite assumptions can be verified. Sometimes these have to be approached circuitously. This is discussed with reference to past uses and suggestions for work on the range of applicability. New areas of potential application are also presented.

Keywords

Association, distributive lattice, FKG inequality, positive quadrant dependence, total ordering

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Date Posted: 27 November 2017