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**partial expectation**of a random variable X with respect to a threshold k is defined as g(k) = EP ... For a log-normal random variable the**partial expectation**is given by This formula has applications in insurance and economics, it is used in solving the ...### Famous quotes containing the words expectation and/or partial:

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