Statistical Distributions in Scientific Work

Volume 5 — Inferential Problems and Properties Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute held at the Università degli Studi di Trieste, Trieste, Italy, July 10–August 1,1980

  • Charles Taillie
  • Ganapati P. Patil
  • Bruno A. Baldessari

Part of the NATO Advanced study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 79)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Distributional Testing and Goodness-of-Fit

  3. Parameter Estimation

  4. Hypothesis Testing

  5. Approximations

    1. Govind S. Mudholkar, Madhusudan C. Trivedi
      Pages 219-230
    2. K. O. Bowman, L. R. Shenton
      Pages 231-240

About this book


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Editors and affiliations

  • Charles Taillie
    • 1
  • Ganapati P. Patil
    • 1
  • Bruno A. Baldessari
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsThe pennsylvania State UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Instituto di Calcolo delle Probabilità, Facoltà di Scienze Statistische Demografiche e AttuarialiUniversità degli Studi di RomaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1981
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-009-8554-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-8552-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1389-2185
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