Date: Apr 25, 2013 7:37 AM Author: Torsten Subject: Re: parameters of laplace distribution "yugandhar ch" <email@example.com> wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>...
> in the laplace distribution ,the location parameter is estimated by median instead of mean,
> why?can anyone gives detail derivation.
Mean and median of the Laplace distribution are the same.
Take a look at