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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


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