On Concentration Functions of Random Variables

Sergey G Bobkov, Gennadiy P. Chistyakov

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Concentration functions are considered for sums of independent random variables. Two-sided bounds are given for concentration functions in the case of log-concave distributions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)976-988
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Theoretical Probability
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2015


  • Concentration functions
  • Log-concave distributions
  • Sums of independent random variables

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