Sequential method of sampling for deciding between two courses of action.
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Sequential method of sampling for deciding between two courses of action. by Abraham Wald

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Published in [Oslo] .
Written in English


  • Mathematical statistics

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SeriesMemorandum fra Universitetets Socialokonomiske institutt, Oslo, Memorandum fra Sosialøkonomisk institutt, Universitetet i Oslo
LC ClassificationsQA276 W285
The Physical Object
Pagination[30 leaves]
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18449399M

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