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A new family of non-negative distributions

Hankin, R.K.S. and Lee, A. (2006) A new family of non-negative distributions Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics, 48, (1), pp. 67-78. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-842X.2006.00426.x).

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We introduce a new, flexible family of distributions for non-negative data, defined by means of a quantile function. We describe some properties of this family, and discuss several methods for estimating the parameters. The distribution is applied to an example from environmental engineering.

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Published date: 2006


Local EPrints ID: 43994
ISSN: 1369-1473
PURE UUID: e311ec4b-a367-4645-960f-0609aa0e2db6

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Date deposited: 06 Feb 2007
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:16

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Author: R.K.S. Hankin
Author: A. Lee

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