Bootstrap

Bootstrap, Jackknife and other resampling methods (Lecturenotes)

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Bootstrap, Jackknife and other resampling methods

Information

This github repo contains some of the materials used for teaching Bootstrap, Jackknife and other resampling methods (6 contact hours as part of a 5 ECTS Sophister class in Trinity College Dublin, 2005 & 2007). Beamer slides are provided as tex files and the resulting PDF RzDBootstrap.pdf is also available.

Please cite the following if you find any of these materials useful:

Bootstrap, Jackknife and other resampling methods.
Rozenn Dahyot, Lecturenotes Trinity College Dublin 2007. 
(https://github.com/Roznn/Bootstrap/)

Topics covered

  • Definitions and Problems
  • Non-Parametric Bootstrap
  • Parametric Bootstrap
  • Jackknife
  • Permutation tests
  • Cross-validation

Compilation to create the PDF

With Miktex installed, in the (Windows) command prompt type:

pdflatex RzDBootstrap

Author:

Rozenn Dahyot