Errata to

Information and Complexity in
Statistical Modeling


Jorma Rissanen


Springer 2007
144 p., Hardcover
ISBN: 978-0-387-36610-4


Last updated on November 19 2007

Please send all error reports to jorma.rissanen at mdl-research.org.

Errors in the first printing:

Page 31 (4/19/2007):
The last equation: remove ns. Here is the correct equation:

Page 32 (4/19/2007):
The first equation: Divide two occurrences of ni|s by ns. Here is the correct equation:

Page 33 (6/11/2007):
First displayed equation, right "ceiling" is missing after log m.
Page 39 (6/11/2007):
Last displayed equation, right "ceiling" is missing after log j.
Page 60 (6/11/2007):
Left-hand-side of Eq. (5.15) right ) missing after θ (theta).
Page 61 (6/11/2007):
Displayed eq. between (5.18) and (5.19), upper case Q should be lower case q.
Page 64 (6/11/2007):
Eqs. (5.32) and (5.34) xn should be yn.
Page 65 (6/11/2007):
First line after Eq. (5.37) right ) missing after θ (theta).
Page 101 (6/11/2007):
Last line above the second displayed eq., right ceiling missing after log n).
Page 102 (6/11/2007):
References 21—23, 26 should be 22—24, 27.
Page 105 (6/11/2007):
The paragraph "The confidence in the test ..." should be replaced by the following paragraph:

Page 117 (6/11/2007):
In Eq. (9.43) the sign of the second term should be positive.
Page 137 (6/11/2007):
In reference 46 the closing " is missing after the title.