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Topic: Simulating iid Poisson variates
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William H. Jefferys

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Simulating iid Poisson variates
Posted: Jun 18, 1996 3:34 PM
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I need to simulate iid Poisson variates for a Monte Carlo
calculation. I can do it by brute force; are there any
more elegant or convenient ways?

Thanks for any assistance.

Bill

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