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maxLik: A package for maximum likelihood estimation in R


  • Arne Henningsen


  • Ott Toomet



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  • Arne Henningsen & Ott Toomet, 2011. "maxLik: A package for maximum likelihood estimation in R," Computational Statistics, Springer, vol. 26(3), pages 443-458, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:compst:v:26:y:2011:i:3:p:443-458
    DOI: 10.1007/s00180-010-0217-1

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    Maximum likelihood; Optimization; C87;

    JEL classification:

    • C87 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs - - - Econometric Software


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