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Skew-rotsymmetric Distributions on Unit Spheres and Related Efficient Inferential Proceedures

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  • Christophe Ley
  • Thomas Verdebout
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    Paper provided by ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles in its series Working Papers ECARES with number ECARES 2014-46.

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    Length: 22 p.
    Date of creation: Nov 2014
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    Handle: RePEc:eca:wpaper:2013/177101
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