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“We provide all necessary functions in the package ‘multivariance’ for the free statistics software ‘R’, so that all interested parties can test the application of the new dependence measure.”
Björn Böttcher, Martin Keller-Ressel, René L. Schilling. Distance multivariance: New dependence measures for random vectors. The Annals of Statistics, 2019; 47 (5): 2757 DOI: 10.1214/18-AOS1764