This paper deals with sequences of random variables belonging to a fixed chaos of order q generated by a Poisson random measure on a Polish space.The problem is investigated whether convergence of the third and fourth moment of such a suitably normalized sequence to the third and fourth moment of a centred Gamma law implies convergence in distribution of the involved random variables. A positive answer is obtained for q = 2 and q = 4. The proof of this four moments theorem is based on a number of new estimates for contraction norms. Applications concern homogeneous sums and U-statistics on the Poisson space.
|Seiten (von - bis)||163 - 192|
|Publikationsstatus||Veröffentlicht - 2016|