By C. Radhakrishna Rao, Helge Toutenburg, Shalabh, Christian Heumann, M. Schomaker

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The lemmas remain true if the estimators are restricted to a particular class that is closed under addition, such as all linear functions of observations. 22) which we exploit in estimating the parameters in the linear model. 22) holds for all θ0 , then we have a globally optimum estimator. 22) and its applications is ﬁrst given in Rao (1989). 40 3. 23) with E( ) = 0, D( ) = E( ) = σ 2 I, and discuss the estimation of β. Let a + b y be a linear function with zero expectation, then E(a + b y) = a + b Xβ = 0 ⇒ a = 0, ∀β b X = 0 or b ∈ R(Z) , where Z is the matrix whose columns span the space orthogonal to R(X) with rank(Z) = T − rank(X).

Then βˆ2 is called MDE-superior to βˆ1 (or βˆ2 is called an MDE-improvement to βˆ1 ) if the diﬀerence of their MDE matrices is nonnegative deﬁnite, that is, if Δ(βˆ1 , βˆ2 ) = M(βˆ1 , β) − M(βˆ2 , β) ≥ 0 . 46) MDE superiority is a local property in the sense that (besides its dependency on σ 2 ) it depends on the particular value of β. 39) is just a scalar-valued version of the MDE: ˆ β, A) = tr{A M(β, ˆ β)} . 11 Consider two estimators βˆ1 and βˆ2 of β. 49) for all matrices of the type A = aa .

K are the regression coeﬃcients associated with X1 , . . , XK , respectively and e is the diﬀerence between the observed and the ﬁtted linear relationship. We have T sets of observations on y and (X1 , . . , XK ), which we represent as follows: ⎛ ⎛ ⎞ ⎞ y1 x11 · · · xK1 y1 , x1 ⎜ ⎟ .. ⎟ = (y, x , . . , x ) = ⎜ .. (y, X) = ⎝ ... ⎝ ⎠ (1) (K) . ⎠ . 2) 34 3. The Multiple Linear Regression Model and Its Extensions where y = (y1 , . . , yT ) is a T -vector, xi = (x1i , . . , xKi ) is a K-vector and x(j) = (xj1 , .