Seven stages of bootstrap. (English) Zbl 0893.62030

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Summary: This essay is organized around the theoretical and computational problem of constructing bootstrap confidence sets, with forays into related topics. The seven section headings are: Introduction; The bootstrap world; Bootstrap confidence sets; Computing bootstrap confidence sets; Quality of bootstrap confidence sets; Iterated and two-step bootstrap; Further resources.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 0861.00017].


62G09 Nonparametric statistical resampling methods
62G15 Nonparametric tolerance and confidence regions
65C99 Probabilistic methods, stochastic differential equations
62F25 Parametric tolerance and confidence regions