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Allocation in Stratified Sampling as a Game
Benee F. Swindel and David O. Yandle
Journal of the American Statistical Association
Vol. 67, No. 339 (Sep., 1972), pp. 684-686
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2284468
Page Count: 3
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We consider here the problem of allocating sampling effort among strata when there is no useful information on the within-stratum variability. We show that in a natural game theoretic analogue proportional allocation is a unique good strategy.
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