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Rio-type inequality for the expectation of products of random variables

Journal of Inequalities and Applications20052005:749795

Received: 26 July 2004

Published: 1 February 2005


We develop an inequality for the expectation of a product of random variables generalizing the recent work of Dedecker and Doukhan (2003) and the earlier results of Rio (1993).

Authors’ Affiliations

Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India


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