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    • Contributions to the m–out–of–n bootstrap 

      Santana, Leonard (North-West University, 2009)
      The traditional bootstrap is a sophisticated resampling procedure that has received a great deal of attention in the literature over the past three decades. This thesis focuses on a variation of the traditional bootstrap, ...
    • Data dependent choice of the tuning parameter for the modified bootstrap 

      Santana, Leonard (North-West University, 2004)
      It is the purpose of this study to investigate a procedure for estimating the tuning parameter, m, in the modified bootstrap (also known as the m-out-of-n bootstrap, the moon bootstrap or the m/n bootstrap). The procedure ...