Journal of Statistical Theory and Applications

ISSN: 1538-7887
Volume 12, Issue 2, July 2013
Marcelo Bourguignon, Rodrigo B. Silva, Luz M. Zea, Gauss M. Cordeiro
Pages: 129 - 144
The modeling and analysis of lifetimes is an important aspect of statistical work in a wide variety of scientific and technological fields. For the first time, the called Kumaraswamy Pareto distribution, is introduced and studied. The new distribution can have a decreasing and upside-down bathtub failure...
Richa Thapliyal, H.C. Taneja
Pages: 200 - 207
In this article, we consider a measure of inaccuracy between distributions of the i-th order statistics and parent random variable. It is shown that the inaccuracy measure characterizes the distribution function of parent random variable uniquely. We also discuss some properties of the proposed measure.