Studies in Theoretical and Applied Statistics

SIS 2016, Salerno, Italy, June 8-10

  • Cira Perna
  • Monica Pratesi
  • Anne Ruiz-Gazen
Conference proceedings SIS 2016

Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 227)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Advances in Survey Methods and New Sources in Public Statistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Cyril Favre-Martinoz, Anne Ruiz-Gazen, Jean Francois Beaumont, David Haziza
      Pages 3-13
    3. Maria Laura Aversa, Paolo Emilio Cardone, Luisa D’Agostino
      Pages 25-39
    4. Manlio Calzaroni, Cristina Martelli, Antonio Samaritani
      Pages 41-48
    5. Tiziana Tuoto, Daniela Fusco, Loredana Di Consiglio
      Pages 49-58
  3. Recent Debates in Statistics and Statistical Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Cinzia Franceschini, Nicola Loperfido
      Pages 61-70
    3. Leonardo Egidi, Roberta Pappadà, Francesco Pauli, Nicola Torelli
      Pages 71-81
  4. Statistical Models and Methods for Network Data, Ordinal and Symbolic Data

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Johan Koskinen, Tim Müller, Thomas Grund
      Pages 107-117
    3. Giancarlo Ragozini, Marco Serino, Daniela D’Ambrosio
      Pages 119-129
    4. Luigi D’Ambra, Pietro Amenta, Antonello D’Ambra
      Pages 145-156
  5. Forecasting Time Series

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Richard Gerlach, Giuseppe Storti
      Pages 159-168
  6. Spatial Analysis and Issues on Ecological and Environmental Statistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Federico Benassi, Frank Heins, Fabio Lipizzi, Evelina Paluzzi
      Pages 189-199
    3. Giada Adelfio, Francesca Di Salvo, Marcello Chiodi
      Pages 201-210
    4. Antonio Lepore, Biagio Palumbo, Christian Capezza
      Pages 219-227
  7. Statistics and the Education System

  8. Economic and Financial Data Analysis

  9. Sustainable Development: Theory, Measures and Applications

About these proceedings


This book includes a wide selection of the papers presented at the 48th Scientific Meeting of the Italian Statistical Society (SIS2016), held in Salerno on 8-10 June 2016. Covering a wide variety of topics ranging from modern data sources and survey design issues to measuring sustainable development, it provides a comprehensive overview of the current Italian scientific research in the fields of open data and big data in public administration and official statistics, survey sampling, ordinal and symbolic data, statistical models and methods for network data, time series forecasting, spatial analysis, environmental statistics, economic and financial data analysis, statistics in the education system, and sustainable development. Intended for researchers interested in theoretical and empirical issues, this volume provides interesting starting points for further research.


Statistical models Demography Data Analysis Public Statistics Computational Statistics

Editors and affiliations

  • Cira Perna
    • 1
  • Monica Pratesi
    • 2
  • Anne Ruiz-Gazen
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e StatisticheUniversità degli Studi di SalernoFiscianoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Economia e ManagementUniversità degli Studi di PisaPisaItaly
  3. 3.Toulouse School of EconomicsUniversity of ToulouseToulouse Cedex 6France

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