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Gambler's Ruin - Expository Introduction
Course Topic(s): Probability | Discrete Distributions, Bernoulli and binomial | Famous Problems, gambler's ruin | Stochastic processes, discrete Markov chains
Concise statement of problem with clearly written proof of solution. Several nice examples with solutions are given. Applications to risk insurance and simple random walks included. Proofs for maximum, minimum and recurrence for a simple random walk are given.
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Creator(s): Karl Sigman
Contributor(s): Karl Sigman
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Resource copyright: Karl Sigman
This review was published on September 24, 2012
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