On the Mathematical Foundations of Theoretical Statistics

@article{FisherOnTM,
  title={On the Mathematical Foundations of Theoretical Statistics},
  author={Rory A. Fisher},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A},
  volume={222},
  pages={309-368}
}
  • R. Fisher
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A
Centre of Location. That abscissa of a frequency curve for which the sampling errors of optimum location are uncorrelated with those of optimum scaling. (9.) 
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