Developments in Double k—Class Estimators of Parameters in Structural Equations

  • V. K. Srivastava

Abstract

For estimating the parameters in a structural equation of a simultaneous equations model, Nagar proposed the family of double k—class estimators characterized by two scalars. This article reviews briefly the results dealing with the properties of estimators. Specifically, the issues in finite sample properties are highlighted and an appraisal is presented.

Keywords

Covariance Shrinkage 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. K. Srivastava
    • 1
  1. 1.Lucknow University and University of Western OntarioCanada

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