A polynomial-time approximation algorithm for the permanent of a matrix with non-negative entries

@article{Jerrum2001APA,
  title={A polynomial-time approximation algorithm for the permanent of a matrix with non-negative entries},
  author={Mark Jerrum and Alistair Sinclair and Eric Vigoda},
  journal={Electron. Colloquium Comput. Complex.},
  year={2001},
  volume={TR00}
}
We present a fully-polynomial randomized approximation scheme for computing the permanent of an arbitrary matrix with non-negative entries. 

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