By George A. F. Seber, Alan J. Lee(auth.)

Concise, mathematically transparent, and complete therapy of the subject.

* elevated assurance of diagnostics and techniques of version fitting.

* calls for no really expert wisdom past an exceptional seize of matrix algebra and a few acquaintance with straight-line regression and easy research of variance models.

* greater than 2 hundred difficulties through the publication plus define ideas for the exercises.

* This revision has been generally class-tested.Content:

Chapter 1 Vectors of Random Variables (pages 1–16):

Chapter 2 Multivariate general Distribution (pages 17–33):

Chapter three Linear Regression: Estimation and Distribution concept (pages 35–95):

Chapter four speculation trying out (pages 97–118):

Chapter five self assurance durations and areas (pages 119–137):

Chapter 6 Straight?Line Regression (pages 139–163):

Chapter 7 Polynomial Regression (pages 165–185):

Chapter eight research of Variance (pages 187–226):

Chapter nine Departures from Underlying Assumptions (pages 227–263):

Chapter 10 Departures from Assumptions: analysis and treatments (pages 265–328):

Chapter eleven Computational Algorithms for becoming a Regression (pages 329–389):

Chapter 12 Prediction and version choice (pages 391–456):

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Of Z is £[exp(t'Z)] = t=i II ex P(H) i=l exp(U't). 4) Now if Y ~ JV n (/z,£), we can write Y = E X / 2 Z + /x, where Z ~ N n ( 0 , I n ) . 4) and putting s = 531/2t, we get JS[exp(t'Y)] = = E [ e x p { t ' ( S 1 / 2 Z + /*)}] £[exp(s'Z)]exp(t'/x) = exp(|s's)exp(t'/x) = = e x p ^ t ' E ^ E ^ t + tV) exp(t'/x + | t ' E t ) . 5) Another well-known result for the univariate normal is that if Y ~ N(n, a2), then aY + b is N(afi + b,a2cr2) provided that o ^ O . A similar result is true for the multivariate normal, as we see below.

MISCELLANEOUS EXERCISES 1 1. rY{E[X\Y]}. Generalize this result to vectors X and Y of random variables. 2. Let X = (X1,X2,X3)' with Var[X] = / 5 2 3 \ 2 3 0 . \ 3 0 3 / (a) Find the variance of Xi — 2X2 + X3. (b) Find the variance matrix of Y = (Yi,^)', where Y\ = X\ + X2 and Y2 = Xi + X2 + X3. 3. Let X\, X2, ■ ■ ■ ,Xn be random variables with a common mean \i. Suppose that covfA'j, Xj] = 0 for all i and j such that j > i + 1. If Q1 = JT(Xi-X)2 t=l and Q2 = {Xx - X2f + (X2 -X3)2 + --- + (AVi - Xn)2 + (Xn - X,)2, 16 VECTORS OF RANDOM VARIABLES prove that E n(n - 3) = var[A-].

7, will be x£ if and only if R ' A R is idempotent of rank r. However, this is not a very useful condition. A better one is contained in our next theorem. 8 Suppose that Y ~ iV n (0,S), and A is symmetric. Then Y ' A Y is x\ */ and onh */ r °f the eigenvalues of A S are 1 and the rest are zero. Proof. 2). 2), r = rank(R'AR) = t r ( R ' A R ) = t r ( A R R ' ) = tr(AS). 1), R ' A R and A R R ' = A S have the same eigenvalues, with possibly different multiplicities. Hence the eigenvalues of A S are 1 or zero.