References for Abraham Wald

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  1. J Wolfowitz, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Abraham_Wald.aspx#2

Books:

  1. E Dierker and K Sigmund (eds.), K Menger, Ergebnisse eines mathematischen Kolloquiums (Vienna, 1998).
  2. Selected papers in statistics and probability by Abraham Wald (New York-Toronto-London, 1955).

Articles:

  1. B de Finetti, L'opera di Abraham Wald e l'assestamento concettuale della statistica matematica moderna, Statistica, Milano 11 (1951), 185-192.
  2. H Freeman, Abraham Wald, in D L Sills (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Social Sciences 16 (1968), 435-438.
  3. H Hotelling, Abraham Wald, American Statistician 5 (1951), 18-19.
  4. K Menger, The formative years of Abraham Wald and his work in geometry, Annals of Mathematical Statistics 23 (1952), 14-20.
  5. O Morgenstern, Abraham Wald, 1902-1950, Econometrica 19 (1951), 361-367.
  6. S N Roy, Obituary: Abraham Wald, Calcutta Statist. Assoc. Bull. 3 (1951), 133-138.
  7. L Schmetterer, Obituary: Abraham Wald, Statist. Vierteljschr. 4 (1951), 69-74.
  8. The publications of Abraham Wald, Ann. Math. Statistics 23 (1952), 29-33.
  9. G Tintner, Abraham Wald's contributions to econometrics, Ann. Math. Statistics 23 (1952), 21-28.
  10. L Weiss, Abraham Wald, in N L Johnson and S Kotz (eds.), Leading personalities in statistical sciences (New York, 1997), 164-167.
  11. J Wolfowitz, Abraham Wald, 1902-1950, Ann. Math. Statistics 23 (1952), 1-13.

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