On the Rademacher Series

  • Paweł Hitczenko
  • Stanisław Kwapień
Conference paper
Part of the Progress in Probability book series (PRPR, volume 35)


In this note we give simple proofs of some of the inequalities on Rademacher series given by M. Ledoux and M. Talagrand, [6], ch.4.1, S.J. Montgomery -Smith, [8], and by P. Hitczenko, [3]. We obtain better constants with proofs which can be useful in some other cases. As a corollary we prove a theorem of Kolmogorov on the lower estimates of the tail of sums of symmetric, independent random variables.


Banach Space Independent Random Variable Convergent Series Good Constant Polynomial Chaos 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paweł Hitczenko
    • 1
  • Stanisław Kwapień
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA
  2. 2.Institute of MathematicsWarsaw UniversityWarsawPoland

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