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Bivariate Continuous Distributions

  • Thomas W. Yee
Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)

Abstract

This chapter lists a small number of bivariate distributions whose parameters can easily be estimated by IRLS. A handful of a special type of bivariate distribution, called copulas, are also implemented. Some special consideration is given to the bivariate normal distribution and Plackett’s bivariate distribution.

Keywords

Marginal Distribution Multivariate Normal Distribution Multivariate Distribution Bivariate Distribution Bivariate Normal Distribution 
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© Thomas Yee 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas W. Yee
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  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand

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