Finite sample distribution (of a statistic)

Updated: Aug 20, 2021

A distribution of a statistic across all possible samples of the same size drawn from the same population according to the same sampling procedure. See also asymptotic distribution.

Reference: Oxford Press Dictonary of Economics, 5th edt.

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