**A** few months ago, François Portier and Johan Segers arXived a paper on a question that has always puzzled me, namely how to add control variates to a Monte Carlo estimator and when to stop if needed! 197 more words

## Tags » Legendre

#### more and more control variates

#### Legendre Polynomials

Some time ago, I wrote a post discussing the solution to Legendre’s ODE. In that post, I discussed what is an alternative definition of Legendre polynomials in which I stated Rodriguez’s formula: 226 more words