Short-tailed distributions and inliers


AKKAYA A. , Tiku M. L.

TEST, cilt.17, ss.282-296, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s11749-006-0032-8
  • Dergi Adı: TEST
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.282-296

Özet

We consider two families of short-tailed distributions (kurtosis less than 3) and discuss their usefulness in modeling numerous real life data sets. We develop estimation and hypothesis testing procedures which are efficient and robust to short-tailed distributions and inliers.