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3.5.3 Bias of the estimator σ ^ 2. Let us study now the bias of the estimator of the
variance of z . (3.5.11) E D N [ σ ^ 2 ] = E D N [ 1 N − 1 ∑ i = 1 N ( z i − μ ^ ) 2 ] ...
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It's obvious many times why one prefers an unbiased estimator. But, are there
any circumstances under which we might actually prefer a biased estimator over
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