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Re: st: Can't generate perfect theoretic standard normal.


From   Jeph Herrin <junk@spandrel.net>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Can't generate perfect theoretic standard normal.
Date   Thu, 10 May 2007 11:40:49 -0400

I was mostly pleased to have a reason to allocate 15gb of RAM...


Nick Cox wrote:
I can't take the minute differences in this thread very seriously but I think I recall, for what it's worth, that the late Gunnar Blom recommended (in this notation) (_n - 3/8) / (_N + 3/4) as a plotting position for (near) Gaussian data.
Nick n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk

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