Implementing semiparametric density estimation

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A semiparametric estimate of a density may be formed via the convex combination of a parametric and a nonparametric density estimate. It is shown that the some trimming is often necessary to obtain an appropriate proportion of these estimates.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)141-143
Number of pages3
JournalStatistics and Probability Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990


  • bandwidth selection
  • Nonparametric density estimation
  • trimming

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty
  • Statistics and Probability


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