Statistics - Poisson Distribution & MLE

Nov 6th, 2014
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Let y₁, y₂, … yₓ be a random sample of n i.i.d. observations following the Poisson distribution with parameter λ.  Using the Poisson p.d.f., find (construct) the MLE of the parameter λ.  Is the estimator biased?

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