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An Introduction to the Poisson Bootstrap

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by AMIR NAJMIThe bootstrap is a powerful resampling procedure which makes it easy to compute the distribution of any statistical estimator. However, doing the standard bootstrap on big data (i.e. which won’t fit in the memory of a single computer) can be computationally prohibitive. In this post I describe a simple “statistical fix” to the standard bootstrap procedure allowing us…
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