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On the other hand, it always takes exactly 10 = S − k = k steps to end the game in case p = 0 or p = 1, in which case there is no randomness. 3, which represents only a drop of 24 % from the “fair” value 100, as opposed to the 73 % drop noticed above in terms of winning probabilities. 12. The probability distribution P(T0,S = n | X0 = k) can actually be computed explicitly for all values of S ≥ 1 using first step analysis, however the computation becomes more technical and will not be treated here.
In other words, anytime the relation E[GF ] = E[GX] holds for all bounded and G-measurable random variables G, and a given Gmeasurable random variable X, we can claim that X = E[F | G] by uniqueness of the orthogonal projection onto the subspace L2 (Ω, G, P) of L2 (Ω, F, P). The conditional expectation operator has the following properties. (i) E[F G | G] = GE[F | G] if G depends only on the information contained in G. 24) for all bounded and G-measurable random variables G, H, which implies E[F G | G] = GE[F | G].
1]. 8 Moment and Probability Generating Functions The characteristic function of a random variable X is the function ΨX : R −→ C defined by ΨX (t) = E eitX , t ∈ R. The Laplace transform (or moment generating function) of a random variable X is the function ΦX : R −→ R defined by ΦX (t) = E etX , t ∈ R, provided the expectation is finite. In particular we have E Xn = ∂n ΦX (0), ∂t n ≥ 1, provided E[|X|n ] < ∞. The Laplace transform ΦX of a random variable X with density f : R −→ R+ satisfies ∞ ΦX (t) = etx f (x) dx, −∞ t ∈ R.
Statistics with Confidence: Confidence Intervals and Statistical Guidelines (2nd Edition) by Martin Gardner, David Machin, Douglas Altman, Trevor Bryant