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### February 2009, Volume 53, Issue 4

**1177-1190 Generalized F-tests for the multivariate normal mean***by*Liang, Jiajuan & Tang, Man-Lai**1191-1200 Orthogonal-column Latin hypercube designs with small samples***by*Prescott, Philip**1201-1207 Sample size for simultaneous testing of rate differences in non-inferiority trials with multiple endpoints***by*Song, James X.**1208-1217 A similarity measure to assess the stability of classification trees***by*Briand, Bénédicte & Ducharme, Gilles R. & Parache, Vanessa & Mercat-Rommens, Catherine**1218-1231 Using Boosting to prune Double-Bagging ensembles***by*Zhang, Chun-Xia & Zhang, Jiang-She & Zhang, Gai-Ying**1232-1238 Enumerating the decomposable neighbors of a decomposable graph under a simple perturbation scheme***by*Thomas, Alun & Green, Peter J.**1239-1248 A score test for zero-inflation in multilevel count data***by*Moghimbeigi, Abbas & Eshraghian, Mohammad Reza & Mohammad, Kazem & McArdle, Brian**1249-1263 On estimation and influence diagnostics for the Grubbs' model under heavy-tailed distributions***by*Osorio, Felipe & Paula, Gilberto A. & Galea, Manuel**1264-1270 Evaluating the density of ratios of noncentral quadratic forms in normal variables***by*Broda, S. & Paolella, M.S.**1271-1283 Bayesian analysis of allelic penetrance models for complex binary traits***by*Sepúlveda, Nuno & Paulino, Carlos Daniel & Penha-Gonçalves, Carlos**1284-1298 Shrinkage and model selection with correlated variables via weighted fusion***by*Daye, Z. John & Jeng, X. Jessie**1299-1311 Supervised classification using probabilistic decision graphs***by*Nielsen, Jens D. & Rumí, Rafael & Salmerón, Antonio**1312-1327 A robust sign test for panel unit roots under cross sectional dependence***by*Shin, Dong Wan & Park, Soo Jung & Oh, Man-Suk**1328-1338 Estimation in step-stress accelerated life tests for the exponentiated exponential distribution with type-I censoring***by*Abdel-Hamid, Alaa H. & AL-Hussaini, Essam K.**1339-1349 A bootstrap test for the comparison of nonlinear time series***by*Dette, Holger & Weißbach, Rafael**1350-1360 Estimation in the probit normal model for binary outcomes using the SAEM algorithm***by*Meza, Cristian & Jaffrézic, Florence & Foulley, Jean-Louis**1361-1376 Simultaneous curve registration and clustering for functional data***by*Liu, Xueli & Yang, Mark C.K.**1377-1387 Bayesian analysis of a generalized lognormal distribution***by*Martín, J. & Pérez, C.J.**1388-1399 Bayesian density estimation from grouped continuous data***by*Lambert, Philippe & Eilers, Paul H.C.**1400-1413 Additive prediction and boosting for functional data***by*Ferraty, Frédéric & Vieu, Philippe**1414-1426 Adaptive clustering for time series: Application for identifying cell cycle expressed genes***by*Douzal-Chouakria, Ahlame & Diallo, Alpha & Giroud, Françoise**1427-1439 Statistical analysis of proficiency testing results under elliptical distributions***by*Leão Pinto Jr., D. & Aoki, R. & Silva, G.F.**1440-1448 Control chart based on likelihood ratio for monitoring linear profiles***by*Zhang, Jiujun & Li, Zhonghua & Wang, Zhaojun**1449-1461 The effect of rounding on payment efficiency***by*Bijwaard, Govert E. & Franses, Philip Hans**1462-1474 Simultaneous cancer classification and gene selection with Bayesian nearest neighbor method: An integrated approach***by*Chakraborty, Sounak**1475-1482 Verification servers: Enabling analysts to assess the quality of inferences from public use data***by*Reiter, Jerome P. & Oganian, Anna & Karr, Alan F.**1483-1494 Improving malware detection by applying multi-inducer ensemble***by*Menahem, Eitan & Shabtai, Asaf & Rokach, Lior & Elovici, Yuval**1495-1510 Estimating reliability in proportional odds ratio models***by*Gupta, Ramesh C. & Peng, Cheng**1511-1528 An R implementation for generalized Birnbaum-Saunders distributions***by*Barros, Michelli & Paula, Gilberto A. & Leiva, Víctor**1529-1529 Corrigendum to: "Testing homogeneity of risk difference in stratified randomized trials with noncompliance" [Comput. Statist. Data Anal. 53 (2008) 209-221]***by*Lui, Kung-Jong & Chang, Kuang-Chao

### January 2009, Volume 53, Issue 3

**583-585 Computational statistics within clinical research***by*Edler, Lutz & Lee, Jae Won & Mittlböck, Martina & Niland, Joyce & Victor, Norbert**586-595 Drop-the-losers design: Binomial case***by*Sill, Michael W. & Sampson, Allan R.**596-602 Effect of imbalance and intracluster correlation coefficient in cluster randomized trials with binary outcomes***by*Ahn, Chul & Hu, Fan & Skinner, Celette Sugg**603-608 Sample sizes required to detect interactions between two binary fixed-effects in a mixed-effects linear regression model***by*Leon, Andrew C. & Heo, Moonseong**609-620 A random walk approach for quantifying uncertainty in group sequential survival trials***by*Gillen, Daniel L.**621-631 Asymptotic confidence interval construction for risk difference under inverse sampling***by*Tang, Man-Lai & Tian, Maozai**632-641 Repeated measures proportional odds logistic regression analysis of ordinal score data in the statistical software package R***by*Parsons, Nick R. & Costa, Matthew L. & Achten, Juul & Stallard, Nigel**642-656 Comparison of nonparametric methods in nonlinear mixed effects models***by*Antic, J. & Laffont, C.M. & Chafaï, D. & Concordet, D.**657-670 Parametrization and penalties in spline models with an application to survival analysis***by*Costa, M.J. & Shaw, J.E.H.**671-682 Parametric estimation of change-points for actual event data in recurrent events models***by*Frobish, Daniel & Ebrahimi, Nader**683-698 Saddlepoint approximation for semi-Markov processes with application to a cardiovascular randomised study***by*Lô, Serigne N. & Heritier, Stephane & Hudson, Malcolm**699-706 A Bayesian analysis for longitudinal semicontinuous data with an application to an acupuncture clinical trial***by*Ghosh, Pulak & Albert, Paul S.**707-717 Estimation of the disease-specific diagnostic marker distribution under verification bias***by*Page, John H. & Rotnitzky, Andrea**718-729 Bootstrap estimated true and false positive rates and ROC curve***by*Adler, Werner & Lausen, Berthold**730-741 Nonparametric analysis of clustered data in diagnostic trials: Estimation problems in small sample sizes***by*Konietschke, Frank & Brunner, Edgar**742-755 Determining sample size to evaluate and compare the accuracy of binary diagnostic tests in the presence of partial disease verification***by*Roldán Nofuentes, J.A. & Luna del Castillo, J.D. & Montero Alonso, M.A.**756-765 Efficient multi-class cancer diagnosis algorithm, using a global similarity pattern***by*Yang, Tae Young**766-775 Two-way Bayesian hierarchical phylogenetic models: An application to the co-evolution of gp120 and gp41 during and after enfuvirtide treatment***by*Kitchen, Christina M.R. & Kroll, Jing & Kuritzkes, Daniel R. & Bloomquist, Erik & Deeks, Steven G. & Suchard, Marc A.**776-787 Comparison of exact parametric tests for high-dimensional data***by*Kropf, Siegfried & Läuter, Jürgen & Kose, Daniela & von Rosen, Dietrich**788-800 Internal validation inferences of significant genomic features in genome-wide screening***by*Cheng, Cheng**801-811 Standard errors for bagged and random forest estimators***by*Sexton, Joseph & Laake, Petter**812-819 Modeling laboratory data from clinical trials***by*Rosenkranz, Gerd K.**820-833 Inferences and power analysis concerning two negative binomial distributions with an application to MRI lesion counts data***by*Aban, Inmaculada B. & Cutter, Gary R. & Mavinga, Nsoki**834-846 Risk of mortality after acute myocardial infarction: Performance of model updating methods for application in different geographical regions***by*O'Connell, Rachel L. & Malcolm Hudson, H.

### December 2008, Volume 53, Issue 2

**247-254 Computing c-optimal experimental designs using the simplex method of linear programming***by*Harman, Radoslav & Jurík, Tomás**255-271 An algorithm for robust linear estimation with grouped data***by*Rivero, Carlos & Valdes, Teofilo**272-288 Improving MCMC, using efficient importance sampling***by*Liesenfeld, Roman & Richard, Jean-François**289-297 Unimodal regression via prefix isotonic regression***by*Stout, Quentin F.**298-311 Boosting additive models using component-wise P-Splines***by*Schmid, Matthias & Hothorn, Torsten**312-320 Improving updating rules in multiplicative algorithms for computing D-optimal designs***by*Dette, Holger & Pepelyshev, Andrey & Zhigljavsky, Anatoly**321-333 Testing on the common mean of several normal distributions***by*Chang, Ching-Hui & Pal, Nabendu**334-343 Response dimension reduction for the conditional mean in multivariate regression***by*Yoo, Jae Keun & Cook, R. Dennis**344-353 Factor estimation using MCMC-based Kalman filter methods***by*Tsiaplias, Sarantis**354-365 Evaluation of matching noise for imputation techniques based on nonparametric local linear regression estimators***by*Conti, Pier Luigi & Marella, Daniela & Scanu, Mauro**366-380 Fisher information based progressive censoring plans***by*Balakrishnan, N. & Burkschat, Marco & Cramer, Erhard & Hofmann, Glenn**381-393 A framework for modelling overdispersed count data, including the Poisson-shifted generalized inverse Gaussian distribution***by*Rigby, R.A. & Stasinopoulos, D.M. & Akantziliotou, C.**394-404 Minimum MSE regression estimator with estimated population quantities of auxiliary variables***by*Park, Mingue & Cho, HyungJun**405-415 Using an Approximate Bayesian Bootstrap to multiply impute nonignorable missing data***by*Siddique, Juned & Belin, Thomas R.**416-427 Analysis of high-dimensional repeated measures designs: The one sample case***by*Rauf Ahmad, M. & Werner, C. & Brunner, E.**428-435 Modelling by supersaturated designs***by*Georgiou, Stelios D.**436-449 Bayesian non-linear regression models with skew-elliptical errors: Applications to the classification of longitudinal profiles***by*De la Cruz, Rolando**450-462 A generalized modified Weibull distribution for lifetime modeling***by*Carrasco, Jalmar M.F. & Ortega, Edwin M.M. & Cordeiro, Gauss M.**463-470 Critical point computations for one-sided and two-sided pairwise comparisons of three treatment means***by*Hayter, A.J. & Kim, Jongphil & Liu, W.**471-476 The missing censoring indicator model and the smoothed bootstrap***by*Subramanian, Sundarraman & Bean, Derek**477-485 Selection between Weibull and lognormal distributions: A comparative simulation study***by*Kim, Jin Seon & Yum, Bong-Jin**486-495 Symbolic analysis of indicator time series by quantitative sequence alignment***by*Yamano, Takuya & Sato, Kodai & Kaizoji, Taisei & Rost, Jan-Michael & Pichl, Lukás**496-506 Optimization designs of the combined Shewhart-CUSUM control charts***by*Wu, Zhang & Yang, Mei & Jiang, Wei & Khoo, Michael B.C.**507-516 Comparing principal stratification and selection models in parametric causal inference with nonignorable missingness***by*Mealli, Fabrizia & Pacini, Barbara**517-533 Variational Bayesian functional PCA***by*van der Linde, Angelika**534-545 Bootstrap-based tests for deterministic time-varying coefficients in regression models***by*Kapetanios, George**546-553 Confidence intervals for a common mean with missing data with applications in an AIDS study***by*Liang, Hua & Su, Haiyan & Zou, Guohua**554-564 Comparison of ICC and CCC for assessing agreement for data without and with replications***by*Chen, Chia-Cheng & Barnhart, Huiman X.**565-581 Testing for ellipsoidal symmetry: A comparison study***by*Sakhanenko, Lyudmila

### September 2008, Volume 53, Issue 1

**1-16 Mixture periodic autoregressive conditional heteroskedastic models***by*Bentarzi, M. & Hamdi, F.**17-26 Coverage probability of prediction intervals for discrete random variables***by*Wang, Hsiuying**27-37 Comparing multiple sensitivities and specificities with different diagnostic criteria: Applications to sexual abuse and sexual health research***by*Yu, Q. & Tang, W. & Ma, Y. & Gamble, S.A. & Tu, X.M.**38-60 Bayesian mixture of autoregressive models***by*Lau, John W. & So, Mike K.P.**61-81 Simultaneous selection of variables and smoothing parameters in structured additive regression models***by*Belitz, Christiane & Lang, Stefan**82-91 Testing the significance of the RV coefficient***by*Josse, J. & Pagès, J. & Husson, F.**92-102 Comparison between a measurement error model and a linear model without measurement error***by*Vidal, Ignacio & Iglesias, Pilar**103-111 A method for bias-reduction of sample-based MLE of the autologistic model***by*Magnussen, Steen & Reeves, Rob**112-122 A semiparametric nonlinear mixed-effects model with non-ignorable missing data and measurement errors for HIV viral data***by*Liu, Wei & Wu, Lang**123-136 Gaussian processes and limiting linear models***by*Gramacy, Robert B. & Lee, Herbert K.H.**137-150 Homogenous panel unit root tests under cross sectional dependence: Finite sample modifications and the wild bootstrap***by*Herwartz, H. & Siedenburg, F.**151-163 Discussion of different logistic models with functional data. Application to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus***by*Aguilera, Ana M. & Escabias, Manuel & Valderrama, Mariano J.**164-175 Selection of components and degrees of smoothing via lasso in high dimensional nonparametric additive models***by*Zheng, Shurong**176-188 Polynomial spline estimation of partially linear single-index proportional hazards regression models***by*Sun, Jie & Kopciuk, Karen A. & Lu, Xuewen**189-195 Spectral estimation of a structural thin-plate smoothing model***by*Fernández-Macho, Javier**196-208 Two-level experiments for binary response data***by*Dorta-Guerra, Roberto & González-Dávila, Enrique & Ginebra, Josep**209-221 Testing homogeneity of risk difference in stratified randomized trials with noncompliance***by*Lui, Kung-Jong & Chang, Kuang-Chao**222-232 Model diagnostic plots for repeated measures data using the generalized estimating equations approach***by*Oh, Sohee & Carriere, K.C. & Park, Taesung**233-245 Comparing correlated ROC curves for continuous diagnostic tests under density ratio models***by*Wan, Shuwen & Zhang, Biao

### August 2008, Volume 52, Issue 12

**5055-5065 A global simulated annealing heuristic for the three-parameter lognormal maximum likelihood estimation***by*Vera, J. Fernando & Diaz-Garcia, Jose A.**5066-5074 Accuracy of Laplace approximation for discrete response mixed models***by*Joe, Harry**5075-5090 Bayesian density estimation using skew student-t-normal mixtures***by*Cabral, Celso Rômulo Barbosa & Bolfarine, Heleno & Pereira, José Raimundo Gomes**5091-5099 On the evaluation of the joint distribution of order statistics***by*Kwong, Koon-Shing & Chan, Yiu-Man**5100-5120 A flexible approach to Bayesian multiple curve fitting***by*Botts, Carsten H. & Daniels, Michael J.**5121-5135 Robust model selection using fast and robust bootstrap***by*Salibian-Barrera, Matias & Van Aelst, Stefan**5136-5142 Bootstrap quantile estimation via importance resampling***by*Hu, Jiaqiao & Su, Zheng**5143-5153 Bayesian multiple comparisons of simply ordered means using priors with a point mass***by*Nashimoto, Kane & Wright, F.T.**5154-5162 Smoothed L-estimation of regression function***by*Cizek, P. & Tamine, J. & Härdle, W.**5163-5174 Sampling Archimedean copulas***by*Hofert, Marius**5175-5185 A classical and Bayesian estimation of a k-components load-sharing parallel system***by*Singh, Bhupendra & Sharma, K.K. & Kumar, Anuj**5186-5201 An adjusted boxplot for skewed distributions***by*Hubert, M. & Vandervieren, E.**5202-5214 Nonparametric Bayesian estimation of a bivariate density with interval censored data***by*Yang, Mingan & Hanson, Timothy & Christensen, Ronald**5215-5228 Pooled ANOVA***by*Last, Michael & Luta, Gheorghe & Orso, Alex & Porter, Adam & Young, Stan**5229-5241 Test of independence in a 22 contingency table with nonignorable nonresponse via constrained EM algorithm***by*Takai, Keiji & Kano, Yutaka**5242-5252 Analytic and bootstrap approximations of prediction errors under a multivariate Fay-Herriot model***by*González-Manteiga, W. & Lombardia, M.J. & Molina, I. & Morales, D. & Santamaria, L.**5253-5262 Maximin D-optimal designs for binary longitudinal responses***by*Tekle, Fetene B. & Tan, Frans E.S. & Berger, Martijn P.F.**5263-5268 Identifiability of extended latent class models with individual covariates***by*Forcina, Antonio**5269-5276 An algorithmic approach to constructing mixed-level orthogonal and near-orthogonal arrays***by*Nguyen, Nam-Ky & Liu, Min-Qian**5277-5286 A note on adaptive group lasso***by*Wang, Hansheng & Leng, Chenlei**5287-5295 Quasi-plus sampling edge correction for spatial point patterns***by*Tscheschel, André & Chiu, Sung Nok**5296-5304 Regularized simultaneous model selection in multiple quantiles regression***by*Zou, Hui & Yuan, Ming**5305-5318 Increasing the usefulness of additive spline models by knot removal***by*Binder, Harald & Sauerbrei, Willi**5319-5327 Trimming influential observations for improved single-index model estimated sufficient summary plots***by*Prendergast, Luke A.**5328-5337 Fitting circles to data with correlated noise***by*Chernov, N. & Sapirstein, P.N.**5338-5343 Comparison of some tests of fit for the Laplace distribution***by*Best, D.J. & Rayner, J.C.W. & Thas, O.**5344-5355 Dirichlet component regression and its applications to psychiatric data***by*Gueorguieva, Ralitza & Rosenheck, Robert & Zelterman, Daniel**5356-5366 Assessing agreement of clustering methods with gene expression microarray data***by*Liu, Xueli & Lee, Sheng-Chien & Casella, George & Peter, Gary F.**5367-5374 Reproducibility of genotypes as measured by the affymetrix GeneChipÂ® 100K Human Mapping Array set***by*Fridley, Brooke L. & Turner, Stephen T. & Chapman, Arlene B. & Rodin, Andrei S. & Boerwinkle, Eric & Bailey, Kent R.

### July 2008, Volume 52, Issue 11

**4879-4890 Waiting time distribution of generalized later patterns***by*Martin, Donald E.K. & Aston, John A.D.**4891-4902 A fast haplotype inference method for large population genotype data***by*Zhang, Ji-Hong & Wu, Ling-Yun & Chen, Jian & Zhang, Xiang-Sun**4903-4908 A simple method of computing the sample size for Chi-square test for the equality of multinomial distributions***by*Nisen, Jeffrey A. & Schwertman, Neil C.**4909-4922 Symbolic computation of moments of sampling distributions***by*Di Nardo, E. & Guarino, G. & Senato, D.**4923-4938 Algorithms for additive clustering of rectangular data tables***by*Depril, Dirk & Van Mechelen, Iven & Mirkin, Boris**4939-4950 On Birnbaum-Saunders inference***by*Cysneiros, Audrey H.M.A. & Cribari-Neto, Francisco & Araújo Jr., Carlos A.G.**4951-4965 How to compare small multivariate samples using nonparametric tests***by*Bathke, Arne C. & Harrar, Solomon W. & Madden, Laurence V.**4966-4978 Localized empirical discriminant analysis***by*Cutillo, L. & Amato, U.**4979-4988 The random Tukey depth***by*Cuesta-Albertos, J.A. & Nieto-Reyes, A.**4989-4997 Comparison of the Andersen-Gill model with poisson and negative binomial regression on recurrent event data***by*Jahn-Eimermacher, Antje**4998-5013 Modelling the US, UK and Japanese unemployment rates: Fractional integration and structural breaks***by*Caporale, Guglielmo Maria & Gil-Alana, Luis A.**5014-5021 A reinvestigation of robust scale estimation in finite samples***by*Randal, John A.**5022-5032 Comparisons of titer estimation methods for multiplexed pneumococcal opsonophagocytic killing assay***by*Wang, D. & Soong, S.-J.**5033-5045 Linear mixed models with skew-elliptical distributions: A Bayesian approach***by*Jara, Alejandro & Quintana, Fernando & San Martin, Ernesto**5046-5053 An exact confidence set for two binomial proportions and exact unconditional confidence intervals for the difference and ratio of proportions***by*Reiczigel, Jeno & Abonyi-Tóth, Zsolt & Singer, Júlia

### June 2008, Volume 52, Issue 10

**4568-4569 Special section on Microsoft Excel 2007***by*McCullough, B.D.**4570-4578 On the accuracy of statistical procedures in Microsoft Excel 2007***by*McCullough, B.D. & Heiser, David A.**4579-4586 The accuracy of statistical distributions in MicrosoftÂ®Â Excel 2007***by*Yalta, A. Talha**4587-4593 Microsoft Excel's 'Not The Wichmann-Hill' random number generators***by*McCullough, B.D.**4594-4601 It's easy to produce chartjunk using MicrosoftÂ®Excel 2007 but hard to make good graphs***by*Su, Yu-Sung**4602-4606 Teaching statistics with Excel 2007 and other spreadsheets***by*Nash, John C.**4608-4624 Marginal likelihoods for non-Gaussian models using auxiliary mixture sampling***by*Frühwirth-Schnatter, Sylvia & Wagner, Helga**4625-4634 Optimization in a multivariate generalized linear model situation***by*Mukhopadhyay, S. & Khuri, A.I.**4635-4642 The out-of-sample problem for classical multidimensional scaling***by*Trosset, Michael W. & Priebe, Carey E.**4643-4657 Semisupervised learning from dissimilarity data***by*Trosset, Michael W. & Priebe, Carey E. & Park, Youngser & Miller, Michael I.**4658-4672 Developing a feature weight self-adjustment mechanism for a K-means clustering algorithm***by*Tsai, Chieh-Yuan & Chiu, Chuang-Cheng**4673-4684 A maximum likelihood method for an asymmetric MDS model***by*Saburi, S. & Chino, N.**4685-4698 Clustering heteroskedastic time series by model-based procedures***by*Otranto, Edoardo**4699-4711 Smoothing dissimilarities to cluster binary data***by*Hitchcock, David B. & Chen, Zhimin**4712-4721 Standardising the lift of an association rule***by*McNicholas, P.D. & Murphy, T.B. & O'Regan, M.**4722-4730 Semiparametric Bayesian circular statistics***by*McVinish, R. & Mengersen, K.**4731-4744 An efficient methodology for modeling complex computer codes with Gaussian processes***by*Marrel, Amandine & Iooss, Bertrand & Van Dorpe, François & Volkova, Elena**4745-4753 Robust estimating equations and bias correction of correlation parameters for longitudinal data***by*Qin, Guo You & Zhu, Zhong Yi & Fung, Wing K.**4754-4767 Bootstrap and fast double bootstrap tests of cointegration rank with financial time series***by*Ahlgren, N. & Antell, J.**4768-4778 EM-type algorithms for computing restricted MLEs in multivariate normal distributions and multivariate t-distributions***by*Tian, Guo-Liang & Ng, Kai Wang & Tan, Ming**4779-4789 Extensions of simple component analysis and simple linear discriminant analysis using genetic algorithms***by*Sabatier, Robert & Reynès, Christelle**4790-4800 Classification of functional data: A segmentation approach***by*Li, Bin & Yu, Qingzhao**4801-4813 Optimal confidence interval for the largest mean of correlated normal populations and its application to stock fund evaluation***by*Chen, Hubert J. & Li, Hsiu-Ling & Wen, Miin-Jye**4814-4827 On Bayesian estimation and model comparison of an integrated structural equation model***by*Lee, Sik-Yum & Song, Xin-Yuan**4828-4841 A nonparametric procedure for blind image deblurring***by*Qiu, Peihua**4842-4858 Structural equation modeling with near singular covariance matrices***by*Yuan, Ke-Hai & Chan, Wai**4859-4871 Efficient modeling and inference for event-related fMRI data***by*Zhang, Chunming & Lu, Yuefeng & Johnstone, Tom & Oakes, Terry & Davidson, Richard J.**4872-4877 Confidence interval estimation of a common correlation coefficient***by*Tian, Lili & Wilding, Gregory E.

### May 2008, Volume 52, Issue 9

**4147-4160 Direct maximization of the likelihood of a hidden Markov model***by*Turner, Rolf**4161-4174 Adaptive threshold computation for CUSUM-type procedures in change detection and isolation problems***by*Verdier, Ghislain & Hilgert, Nadine & Vila, Jean-Pierre**4175-4183 Computer generation of negative binomial variates by envelope rejection***by*Ong, S.H. & Lee, Wen-Jau**4184-4202 Does a Gibbs sampler approach to spatial Poisson regression models outperform a single site MH sampler?***by*Gschlößl, Susanne & Czado, Claudia**4203-4224 On the estimation of a large sparse Bayesian system: The Snaer program***by*Danilov, Dmitry & Magnus, Jan R.**4225-4242 Feature significance for multivariate kernel density estimation***by*Duong, Tarn & Cowling, Arianna & Koch, Inge & Wand, M.P.**4243-4252 Chisquare as a rotation criterion in factor analysis***by*Knüsel, Leo**4253-4271 On the estimation of the general parameter***by*Stearns, Matthew & Singh, Sarjinder**4272-4286 New statistical software for the proportional hazards model with current status data***by*Mongoué-Tchokoté, Solange & Kim, Jong-Sung**4287-4304 Aggregation and systematic sampling of periodic ARMA processes***by*Roy, Roch & Saidi, Abdessamad**4305-4324 Robust designs for series estimation***by*Dette, Holger & Wiens, Douglas P.**4325-4345 Notes on estimation of proportion ratio under a non-compliance randomized trial with missing outcomes***by*Lui, Kung-Jong & Cumberland, William G.**4346-4356 A bivariate frailty model for events with a permanent survivor fraction and non-monotonic hazards; with an application to age at first maternity***by*Congdon, Peter**4357-4368 Count data regression charts for the monitoring of surveillance time series***by*Höhle, Michael & Paul, Michaela**4369-4379 Discovering patterns in categorical time series using IFS***by*Weiß, Christian H. & Göb, Rainer**4380-4394 A new genetic algorithm in proteomics: Feature selection for SELDI-TOF data***by*Reynès, Christelle & Sabatier, Robert & Molinari, Nicolas & Lehmann, Sylvain**4395-4409 Adaptive CUSUM procedures with Markovian mean estimation***by*Shu, Lianjie & Jiang, Wei & Wu, Zhang**4410-4416 Using integrated weighted survival difference for the two-sample censored data problem***by*Lee, Seung-Hwan & Lee, Eun-Joo & Omolo, Bernard Oguna**4417-4431 Influence diagnostics in beta regression***by*Espinheira, Patricia L. & Ferrari, Silvia L.P. & Cribari-Neto, Francisco**4432-4457 On the power transformation of kernel-based tests for serial correlation in vector time series: Some finite sample results and a comparison with the bootstrap***by*Poulin, Jennifer & Duchesne, Pierre**4458-4473 A random effects four-part model, with application to correlated medical costs***by*Liu, Lei & Conaway, Mark R. & Knaus, William A. & Bergin, James D.**4474-4486 A family of tests to detect misspecifications in the random-effects structure of generalized linear mixed models***by*Alonso, A. & Litière, S. & Molenberghs, G.**4487-4501 Assessing influence in Gaussian long-memory models***by*Palma, Wilfredo & Bondon, Pascal & Tapia, José**4502-4511 On the existence of the nonlinear weighted least squares estimate for a three-parameter Weibull distribution***by*Jukic, Dragan & Bensic, Mirta & Scitovski, Rudolf**4512-4520 A nonlinear multi-dimensional variable selection method for high dimensional data: Sparse MAVE***by*Wang, Qin & Yin, Xiangrong**4521-4532 Off-the-peg and bespoke classifiers for fraud detection***by*Juszczak, Piotr & Adams, Niall M. & Hand, David J. & Whitrow, Christopher & Weston, David J.