[R] bcanon bug???
prechelt at pcpool.mi.fu-berlin.de
Tue Apr 27 18:30:12 CEST 2004
> in some cases the bootstrap estimates for the
> highest confidence level are obviously wrong:
> 0.05/x -1.33318711781158
> 0.025 -1.09386961626344
> 0.05 -0.868768454819694
> 0.1 -0.652649120212949
> 0.16 0.0453058935697044
> 0.84 0.104645679223495
> 0.9 0.213385388775905
> 0.95 0.368838243723381
> 0.975 0.615868703042345
> 1-0.05/x -1.33318711781158
> where the estimate for the highest confidence level is simply
> the copy of that for the lowest.
Which is not quite so obviously wrong:
it is perfectly right if x = 0.1
You did not tell us the value of x.
This would mean an entry
which does not quite fit into the rest of your series,
but maybe what you are bootstrapping is not quite as
continuous as it seems?
More information about the R-help