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What does CLT stand for?

CLT stands for Central Limit Theorem (probability theory)

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Those formulas involve all sorts of obscure concepts such as the central limit theorem, correlation coefficients, standard deviation and regression analyses--all involving mathematical wizardry that would be relegated to books in the restricted section of the Hogwarts library.
1][parallel] < [infinity], then [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] The formulation of an accompanying central limit theorem takes into account that there is no convenient notion of subtraction for convex bodies, and so the identification with support functions is used: Theorem 2 (Weil, 1982) If [X.
Secondly, in terms of distribution, for a sufficiently large number of observations, the covariance's distribution will have a shape resembling to the normal distribution (for a sufficiently large number of observations the Central Limit Theorem (CLT) applies).
The main justification for this assumption is the Central Limit Theorem, which argues the distribution of a sum is asymptotically normal since economic data is determined as the sum of activities of independent agents.