On Joint and Conditional Entropies

D. Gokhale
1999 Entropy  
It is shown that if the conditional densities of a bivariate random variable have maximum entropies, subject to certain constraints, then the bivariate density also maximizes entropy, subject to appropriate constraints. Some examples are discussed.
doi:10.3390/e1020021 fatcat:oppoihxt3jb2niyp2ymtnhmrwu