Nice video about Stein's paradox.

This video gives an intuitive explanation why the James-Stein estimator dominates the sample average when the dimension is sufficiently large (greater than 2). Click the image to watch! Special thanks to Alexander, who shared this video with me.

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Alberto Bordino
Alberto Bordino
PhD Student in Statistics at Warwick University

My research interests include Stastistical Machine Learning, Nonparametric Statistics and Empirical Process Theory.