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Estimating Multiplicative and Additive Hazard Functions by Kernel Methods


  • Linton, Oliver B.

    () (Department of Economics)

  • Perch Nielsen, Jens

    () (Codan)

  • Van de Geer, Sara

    () (Mathematical Institute)


We propose new procedures for estimating the univariate quantities of interest in both additive and multiplicative nonparametric marker dependent hazard models. We work with a full counting process framework that allows for left truncation and right censoring. Our procedures are based on kernels and on the idea of marginal integration. we provide a central limit theorem for our estimator.

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  • Linton, Oliver B. & Perch Nielsen, Jens & Van de Geer, Sara, 2001. "Estimating Multiplicative and Additive Hazard Functions by Kernel Methods," Finance Working Papers 01-2, University of Aarhus, Aarhus School of Business, Department of Business Studies.
  • Handle: RePEc:hhb:aarfin:2001_002

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    1. Toshio Honda, 2005. "Estimation in additive cox models by marginal integration," Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Springer;The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, vol. 57(3), pages 403-423, September.

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    Additive Model; Censoring; Kernel; Proportional Hazards; Survival Analysis;

    JEL classification:

    • C14 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods: General


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