Typo in Example 5.18

October 2, 2010

(This article was first published on Xi'an's Og » R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Edward Kao pointed out several typos in Example 5.18 of Monte Carlo Statistical Methods. First, the customers in area i should be double-indexed, i.e.


which implies in turn that


Then the summary T should be defined as


and W_5 as


given that the first m customers have the fifth plan missing.

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