Likelihood Inference in Some Finite Mixture Models ∗

  • Xiaohong Chen, Yale Maria Ponomareva, NIU Elie Tamer
  • Published 2013

Abstract

Parametric mixture models are commonly used in applied work, especially empirical economics, where these models are often employed to learn for example about the proportions of various types in a given population. This paper examines the inference question on the proportions (mixing probability) in a simple mixture model in the presence of nuisance… (More)

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