On simulating Balakrishnan skew-normal variates
AbstractThe novel Balakrishnan skew-normal distribution was introduced in 2008. The only known scheme for simulating from this distribution is based on acceptance/rejection sampling. Here, we introduce an alternative scheme that is more efficient. We also derive various stochastic representations for the Balakrishnan skew-normal distribution.
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Volume (Year): 57 (2013)
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