Title

Toward the best constant factor for the rademacher-gaussian tail comparison

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2007

Abstract

It is proved that the best constant factor in the Rademacher-Gaussian tail comparison is between two explicitly defined absolute constants c1 and c2 such that c2 ≈ 1.01 c1. A discussion of relative merits of this result versus limit theorems is given. © EDP Sciences, SMAI 2007.

Publication Title

ESAIM - Probability and Statistics

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