 
Summary: Acta Math., 171 (1993), 73138
On elliptic tempered characters
by
JAMES ARTHUR(1)
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
Contents
Introduction
1. Elliptic tempered representations
2. The Rgroup
3. The distribution Idisc
4. The invariant local trace formula
5. Characters and weighted orbital integrals
6. Orthogonality relations
7. The distributions CIM(7), DM(TM, X) and CDM(TM, X)
8. Truncated characters
9. Characters and residues
Introduction
Suppose that G(F) is a real or padic group. That is, G is a connected reductive algebraic
group over a local field F, which we take to be of characteristic 0. Harmonic analysis
