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### November 2000, Volume 35, Issue 1

### October 2000, Volume 34, Issue 4

**387-413 Importance sampling in Bayesian networks using probability trees***by*Salmeron, Antonio & Cano, Andres & Moral, Serafin**415-426 High-dimensional computation of the deepest location***by*Struyf, Anja & Rousseeuw, Peter J.**427-440 A least-squares approach to fuzzy linear regression analysis***by*D'Urso, Pierpaolo & Gastaldi, Tommaso**441-459 On estimation of the Poisson parameter in zero-modified Poisson models***by*Dietz, Ekkehart & Bohning, Dankmar**461-472 Adjustments for R2-measures for Poisson regression models***by*Mittlbock, M. & Waldhor, T.**473-493 Bayesian neural networks with confidence estimations applied to data mining***by*Orre, R. & Lansner, A. & Bate, A. & Lindquist, M.**495-511 Bias correction of OLSE in the regression model with lagged dependent variables***by*Tanizaki, Hisashi**547-548 Index***by*Unknown

### September 2000, Volume 34, Issue 3

**279-298 BACON: blocked adaptive computationally efficient outlier nominators***by*Billor, Nedret & Hadi, Ali S. & Velleman, Paul F.**299-314 Bayesian prediction of clipped Gaussian random fields***by*Oliveira, Victor De**315-334 A comparison of unconditional and conditional solutions to the maximum likelihood estimation of a change-point***by*Jandhyala, Venkata K. & Fotopoulos, Stergios B. & Evaggelopoulos, Nicholas E.**335-343 Asymptotic conditional test procedures for relative difference under inverse sampling***by*Lui, Kung-Jong**345-356 Estimating the ratio of two Poisson rates***by*Price, Robert M. & Bonett, Douglas G.**357-369 Using a one-parameter model to sequentially estimate the root of a regression function***by*Shen, Larry Z. & O'Quigley, John**371-386 Combining non-parametric models with logistic regression: an application to motor vehicle injury data***by*Kuhnert, Petra M. & Do, Kim-Anh & McClure, Rod

### August 2000, Volume 34, Issue 2

**121-137 Confidence interval estimation of overlap: equal means case***by*Mulekar, Madhuri S. & Mishra, Satya N.**139-164 Consequences of misspecifying assumptions in nonlinear mixed effects models***by*Hartford, Alan & Davidian, Marie**165-191 Noisy replication in skewed binary classification***by*Lee, Sauchi Stephen**193-217 Asymmetric confidence bands for simple linear regression over bounded intervals***by*Piegorsch, Walter W. & West, R. Webster & Al-Saidy, Obaid M. & Bradley, Kelly D.**219-241 A new nonparametric method for variance estimation and confidence interval construction for Spearman's rank correlation***by*Borkowf, Craig B.**243-257 Comparison of the performance of neural network methods and Cox regression for censored survival data***by*Xiang, Anny & Lapuerta, Pablo & Ryutov, Alex & Buckley, Jonathan & Azen, Stanley

### July 2000, Volume 34, Issue 1

**1-15 Computing the cumulative distribution function of the Kolmogorov-Smirnov statistic***by*Drew, John H. & Glen, Andrew G. & Leemis, Lawrence M.**17-32 Calculations of level probabilities for normal random variables with unequal variances with applications to Bartholomew's test in unbalanced one-way models***by*Miwa, Tetsuhisa & Hayter, A. J. & Liu, Wei**33-50 A Monte Carlo EM method for estimating multinomial probit models***by*Natarajan, Ranjini & McCulloch, Charles E. & Kiefer, Nicholas M.**51-61 A nonparametric measure of the overlapping coefficient***by*Clemons, Traci E. & Jr., Edwin L. Bradley**63-66 A note on a proposed student t approximation***by*Gleason, John R.**67-89 On the diversity of estimates***by*Visek, Jan Amos**91-103 The effects of temporal aggregation on tests of linearity of a time series***by*Teles, Paulo & Wei, William W. S.

### June 2000, Volume 33, Issue 4

**343-360 Computing the noncentral beta distribution with S-system***by*Chen, Z. Y. & Chou, Y. C.**361-380 On robust linear regression with incomplete data***by*Atkinson, A. C. & Cheng, Tsung-Chi**381-399 Robust Bayesian displays for standard inferences concerning a normal mean***by*Fan, Tsai-Hung & Berger, James O.**401-424 Hyper-EM for large recursive models of categorical variables***by*Kim, Sung-Ho**425-437 Feedforward neural networks for principal components extraction***by*Nicole, Sandro**439-455 A comparison of different methods for the estimation of regression models with correlated binary responses***by*Spiess, Martin & Hamerle, Alfred

### May 2000, Volume 33, Issue 3

**237-247 Computationally efficient double bootstrap variance estimation***by*Karlsson, Sune & Lothgren, Mickael**249-258 Resistant outlier rules and the non-Gaussian case***by*Carling, Kenneth**259-275 Nonparametric conditional predictive regions for time series***by*Gooijer, Jan G. De & Gannoun, Ali**277-290 Stochastic algorithms in nonlinear regression***by*Krivy, Ivan & Tvrdik, Josef & Krpec, Radek**291-298 Identification of dispersion effects from unreplicated 2n-k fractional factorial designs***by*Liao, C. T.**299-313 Testing the significance of a common risk difference in meta-analysis***by*Sanchez-Meca, Julio & Marin-Martinez, Fulgencio**315-333 Semiparametric approaches to signal extraction problems in economic time series***by*Ferreira, Eva & Nunez-Anton, Vicente & Rodriguez-Poo, Juan

### April 2000, Volume 33, Issue 2

**131-133 Comments on: D. Coleman, X. Dong, J. Hardin, D.M. Rocke, D.L. Woodruff Some computational issues in cluster analysis with no a priori metric, Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 31:1-12 (July 1999)***by*Fraley, C.**135-136 Author's Response: Comments on Some computational issue in cluster analysis with no a priori metric***by*Rocke, David M. & Woodruff, David L.**137-149 Exact D-optimal designs for weighted polynomial regression model***by*Chen, Ray-Bing & Huang, Mong-Na Lo**151-175 An ANOVA test for the equivalency of means under unequal variances***by*Chen, Shun-Yi & Chen, Hubert J. & Ding, Cherng G.**177-188 Rank-one and rank-two departures from symmetry***by*Gower, John C.**189-200 Parametric location-scale and scale trend tests based on Levene's transformation***by*Neuhauser, Markus & Hothorn, Ludwig A.**201-213 Two-stage multiple comparisons with the average for normal distributions under heteroscedasticity***by*Wu, Shu-Fei & Chen, Hubert J.

### March 2000, Volume 33, Issue 1

**1-13 Estimation of parameters of the half-logistic distribution using generalized ranked set sampling***by*Adatia, A.**15-23 Exact likelihood ratio test of independence of binary responses within clusters***by*Kang, Seung-Ho & Park, Soo Min**25-43 An algorithm for arranging response surface designs in small blocks***by*Trinca, Luzia A. & Gilmour, Steven G.**45-57 An industrial example using one-way analysis of circular-linear data***by*Anderson-Cook, Christine M.**59-67 Goodness-of-fit tests for generalized logarithmic series distribution***by*Famoye, Felix**69-77 Distribution of controlled Lyapunov exponents: a statistical simulation study***by*Lai, Dejian & Chen, Guanrong**79-100 Diagnostic tools for random effects in the repeated measures growth curve model***by*Lindsey, P. J. & Lindsey, J. K.**101-110 Optimal covariance adjustment in growth curve models***by*Soler, Julia M. P. & Singer, Julio M.

### January 2000, Volume 32, Issue 3-4

**239-243 On the eve of the 21st century: statistical science at a crossroads***by*Wegman, Edward J**245-258 Large data series: modeling the usual to identify the unusual***by*Downing, D.J & Fedorov, V.V & Lawkins, W.F & Morris, M.D & Ostrouchov, G**259-271 A new geometric approach to data analysis using the Minkowski polytope***by*Bonetti, Marco**273-283 Choosing the tree which actually best explains the data: another look at the bootstrap in phylogenetic reconstruction***by*Berry, V & Gascuel, O & Caraux, G**285-301 Multivariate data analysis and modeling through classification and regression trees***by*Siciliano, Roberta & Mola, Francesco**303-312 Using your eyes -- making statistics more visible with computers***by*Unwin, Antony**313-321 A new method of drawing probability densities***by*Shortle, John F. & Mendel, Max B.**323-335 Model fitting for sequences of images***by*Hudson, H.Malcolm & Walsh, Craig**337-347 A random effects individual difference multidimensional scaling model***by*Clarkson, Douglas B**349-360 Monte Carlo Markov chain methods and model selection in genetic epidemiology***by*Wijsman, Ellen M.**361-378 Computation of maximum entropy Dirichlet for modeling lifetime data***by*Mazzuchi, T.A & Soofi, E.S & Soyer, R**379-394 Asymmetric aggregation operator and its application to fuzzy clustering model***by*Sato-Ilic, Mika & Sato, Yoshiharu**395-410 Rotated canonical analysis onto a reference subspace***by*Balbi, S & Esposito, V**411-442 Multilevel homogeneity analysis with differential weighting***by*Michailidis, George & de Leeuw, Jan**443-454 Neural networks and statistical inference: seeking robust and efficient learning***by*Capobianco, Enrico**455-463 A new asymptotic distribution for Hollander's bivariate symmetry statistic***by*Hilton, Joan F.**465-483 Statistics and archaeology in Israel***by*Bentley, Jim & Schneider, Tammi J

### December 1999, Volume 32, Issue 2

**119-134 Applications and algorithms for least trimmed sum of absolute deviations regression***by*Hawkins, Douglas M. & Olive, David**135-146 A test for proportional covariance matrices***by*Schott, James R.**147-159 Bayesian inference for nonhomogeneous Poisson processes in software reliability models assuming nonmonotonic intensity functions***by*Cid, Juan Esteban Ramirez & Achcar, Jorge Alberto**161-175 Selection in discriminant analysis with continuous and discrete variables***by*Daudin, J. J. & Bar-Hen, A.**177-195 Average run lengths and run length probability distributions for cuscore charts to control normal mean***by*Luceno, Alberto**197-218 R-mode and Q-mode influence analyses in statistical modelling: relationship between influence function approach and local influence approach***by*Tanaka, Yutaka & Zhang, Fanghong

### November 1999, Volume 32, Issue 1

**1-17 An estimator of the mutual information based on a criterion for conditional independence***by*Darbellay, Georges A.**19-27 An algorithm for maximum likelihood estimation in the three parameter Burr XII distribution***by*Watkins, Alan J.**29-46 A unified approach to estimating population size for a births only model***by*Chen, Cathy W. S. & Lee, Shen-Ming & Hsieh, Ying-Hen & Ungchusak, Kumnuan**47-67 Statistical methods in criminal inference using DNA fingerprints***by*Lee, Hye-Seung & Lee, Jae Won**69-77 Estimation following group sequential tests with repeated measurements data***by*Lee, Jae Won & DeMets, David L.**79-100 The truncated mean of an asymmetric distribution***by*Marazzi, A. & Ruffieux, C.

### October 1999, Volume 31, Issue 4

**377-396 A parallel solver for generalised additive models***by*Hegland, Markus & McIntosh, Ian & Turlach, Berwin A.**397-416 A program for sequential allocation of three Bernoulli populations***by*Hardwick, Janis & Oehmke, Robert & Stout, Quentin F.**417-439 A parallel implementation of the maximum likelihood method in positron emission tomography image reconstruction***by*Jones, H. & Mitra, G. & Parkinson, D. & Spinks, T.**441-456 Re-engineering statistical software for efficient parallel execution***by*Murphy, K. & Clint, M. & Perrott, R. H.**457-474 Parallel implementation of a multilevel modelling package***by*Bull, J. M. & Riley, G. D. & Rasbash, J. & Goldstein, H.**475-486 The optimal discretization of probability density functions***by*Christofides, A. & Tanyi, B. & Christofides, S. & Whobrey, D. & Christofides, N.

### September 1999, Volume 31, Issue 3

**255-278 A general algorithm for obtaining simple structure of core arrays in N-way PCA with application to fluorometric data***by*Andersson, Claus A. & Henrion, Rene**279-293 An entropic approach to dimensionality reduction on discrete processes***by*del Moral, M. J. & Valderrama, M. J.**295-310 Block length selection in the bootstrap for time series***by*Buhlmann, Peter & Kunsch, Hans R.**311-321 Optimal unconditional test in 2x2 multinomial trials***by*Andres, Martin & Garcia, Tapia**323-339 Finite-sample performance of alternative estimators for autoregressive models in the presence of outliers***by*Meintanis, S. G. & Donatos, G. S.**341-353 Local influence in ridge regression***by*Shi, Lei & Wang, Xueren

### August 1999, Volume 31, Issue 2

**131-145 Beta kernel estimators for density functions***by*Chen, Song Xi**147-158 An accurate, non-iterative approximation for studentized range quantiles***by*Gleason, John R.**159-186 Exact inference on stratified two-stage Markov chain models***by*Hirji, Karim F. & Johnson, Timothy D.**187-202 The threshold bootstrap and threshold jackknife***by*Park, Daesu & Willemain, Thomas R.**203-225 Bartlett corrections in cointegration testing***by*Jacobson, Tor & Larsson, Rolf**227-238 A comparison of a mixture likelihood method and the EM algorithm for an estimation problem in animal carcinogenicity studies***by*Moon, Hojin & Ahn, Hongshik & Kodell, Ralph L. & Pearce, Bruce A.

### July 1999, Volume 31, Issue 1

**1-11 Some computational issues in cluster analysis with no a priori metric***by*Coleman, Dan & Dong, Xioapeng & Hardin, Johanna & Rocke, David M. & Woodruff, David L.**13-26 On computing the largest fraction of missing information for the EM algorithm and the worst linear function for data augmentation***by*Fraley, Chris**27-37 On the accuracy of statistical procedures in Microsoft Excel 97***by*McCullough, B. D. & Wilson, Berry**39-58 Cluster tests for geographical areas with binary data***by*Gebhardt, Friedrich**59-87 Bayesian ordinal and binary regression models with a parametric family of mixture links***by*Lang, Joseph B.**89-108 Monte Carlo Bayesian methods for quantitative traits***by*Lin, Shili

### June 1999, Volume 30, Issue 4

**359-379 A least squares algorithm for a mixture model for compositional data***by*Mooijaart, Ab & van der Heijden, Peter G. M. & van der Ark, L. Andries**381-392 Displaying a clustering with CLUSPLOT***by*Pison, Greet & Struyf, Anja & Rousseeuw, Peter J.**393-401 A new test against an umbrella alternative and the associated simultaneous confidence intervals***by*Hayter, A. J. & Liu, W.**403-412 An exact Cochran-Armitage test for trend when dose-response shapes are a priori unknown***by*Neuhauser, Markus & Hothorn, Ludwig A.**413-427 One-sided tests in generalized linear dose-response models***by*Paula, Gilberto A.**429-441 The mean-shift outlier model in general weighted regression and its applications***by*Wei, Wen Hsiang & Fung, Wing Kam**443-455 Contextual classification in image analysis: an assessment of accuracy of ICM***by*Arbia, Giuseppe & Benedetti, Roberto & Espa, Giuseppe**457-469 Small-sample properties of some tests for unit root with data-based choice of the degree of augmentation***by*Oke, T. & Lyhagen, J.**477-478 Nonresponse in household interview surveys : Robert M. Groves and Mick P. Couper (1998): John Wiley, New York, 344 pp., US $ 51.00, ISBN 0-471-18245-1***by*Warschburger, Sabine**478-479 Analysis of incomplete multivariate data : J.L. Shafer (1997): Chapman & Hall, London, 430 pp., GB [pound sign] 39.00, ISBN 0-412-04061-1***by*Schlittgen, Rainer

### May 1999, Volume 30, Issue 3

**253-270 An application of changepoint methods in studying the effect of age on survival in breast cancer***by*Contal, Cecile & O'Quigley, John**271-280 Estimation of the population spectrum with replicated time series***by*Hernandez-Flores, C. N. & Artiles-Romero, J. & Saavedra-Santana, P.**281-301 Applications of quasi-periodic oscillation models to seasonal small count time series***by*Higuchi, Tomoyuki**303-315 Operating characteristics of the standard phase I clinical trial design***by*Reiner, Ethan & Paoletti, Xavier & O'Quigley, John**317-341 Application of orthogonal arrays and MARS to inventory forecasting stochastic dynamic programs***by*Chen, Victoria C. P.

### April 1999, Volume 30, Issue 2

**119-142 Goodness-of-fit analysis for multivariate normality based on generalized quantiles***by*Beirlant, J. & Mason, D. M. & Vynckier, C.**143-168 An assessment of finite sample performance of adaptive methods in density estimation***by*Farmen, Mark & Marron, J. S.**169-184 PRESS model selection in repeated measures data***by*Liu, Honghu & Weiss, Robert E. & Jennrich, Robert I. & Wenger, Neil S.**185-196 Two semi-parametric empirical Bayes estimators***by*Pan, Wei & Louis, Thomas A.**197-204 On the maximum-likelihood analysis of the general linear model in categorical data***by*Paulino, Carlos Daniel M. & Silva, Giovani Loiola**205-219 A Monte Carlo comparison of several high breakdown and efficient estimators***by*You, Jiazhong**221-228 A dynamic plot for the specification of curvature in linear regression***by*Seo, Han Son

### March 1999, Volume 30, Issue 1

**1-11 Improved feasible solution algorithms for high breakdown estimation***by*Hawkins, Douglas M. & Olive, David J.**13-17 The lower bound method in probit regression***by*Bohning, Dankmar**19-30 A semi-Bayesian method for nonparametric density estimation***by*de Bruin, R. & Salome, D. & Schaafsma, W.**31-44 A t-distribution plot to detect non-multinormality***by*Liang, Jia-Juan & Bentler, Peter M.**45-55 A test for a difference between spectral peak frequencies***by*Timmer, J. & Lauk, M. & Vach, W. & Lucking, C. H.**57-66 Power family of transformation for Cox's regression with random effects***by*Yau, Kelvin K. W. & McGilchrist, C. A.**67-86 Reducing bias in curve estimation by use of weights***by*Hall, Peter & Turlach, Berwin A.**87-102 A comparison between neural networks and chaotic models for exchange rate prediction***by*Lisi, Francesco & Schiavo, Rosa A.

### February 1999, Volume 29, Issue 4

**387-410 Hyperparameter estimation in forecast models***by*Lopes, Hedibert Freitas & Moreira, Ajax R. Bello & Schmidt, Alexandra Mello**411-427 Estimation of posterior density functions from a posterior sample***by*Oh, Man-Suk**429-444 Monte Carlo EM with importance reweighting and its applications in random effects models***by*Quintana, Fernando A. & Liu, Jun S. & Pino, Guido E. del**445-469 Diagnostics for nonlinearity in generalized linear models***by*Cai, Zongwu & Tsai, Chih-Ling**471-483 Maximum likelihood estimation for linear regression models with right censored outcomes and missing predictors***by*Meng, Xiangyi & Schenker, Nathaniel**485-499 On least-squares estimation of the residual variance in the first-order moving average model***by*Mentz, R. P. & Morettin, P. A. & Toloi, C. M. C.

### January 1999, Volume 29, Issue 3

**253-259 An efficient algorithm for computing quantiles of the noncentral chi-squared distribution***by*Ding, Cherng G.**261-273 Identifying multiple discordant observations: a computer intensive approach***by*Venter, J. H. & Viljoen, H.**275-284 Rank-based tests for interactions in a two-way design***by*Wilcox, Rand R.**285-294 Automatic aggregation of categories in multivariate contingency tables using information theory***by*Ocerin, J. M. Caridad & Mohedano, R. Espejo & Segador, A. Gallego**295-312 Kriging by local polynomials***by*Host, Gudmund**313-324 Estimating binary multilevel models through indirect inference***by*Mealli, Fabrizia & Rampichini, Carla**325-343 Reparameterisation Issues in Mixture Modelling and their bearing on MCMC algorithms***by*Robert, Christian P. & Mengersen, Kerrie L.**345-368 A numerical study of large sparse matrix exponentials arising in Markov chains***by*Sidje, Roger B. & Stewart, William J.

### December 1998, Volume 29, Issue 2

**129-144 A rank test for equality of two multivariate populations vs a particular ordered alternative***by*Chen, Yi-Ju & Hewett, John & Wang, Yazhen & Johnson, Jane**145-161 A procedure for the detection of multivariate outliers***by*Kosinski, Andrzej S.**163-176 Resampled quantile functions for error estimation and a relationship to density estimation***by*LeBlanc, Michael**177-189 Multifactor analysis of variance based on the aligned rank transform technique***by*Mansouri, H.**191-211 Nonparametric tail estimation using a double bootstrap method***by*Caers, Jef & Dyck, Jozef Van**213-216 A corrected normal approximation for the Student's t distribution***by*Li, Baibing & Moor, Bart De**217-229 Design keys, pseudo-factors and general balance***by*Payne, Roger W.**231-238 Alternative equations for combining the results of Kalman filters***by*Taplin, Ross H.

### November 1998, Volume 29, Issue 1

**1-26 Image analysis with partially ordered markov models***by*Cressie, Noel & Davidson, Jennifer L.**27-34 Estimation in partially linear models***by*Eubank, R. L. & Kambour, E. L. & Kim, J. T. & Klipple, K. & Reese, C. S. & Schimek, M.**35-53 Best- and worst-case variances when bounds are available for the distribution function***by*Fishman, George S. & Rubin, David S.**55-68 Parameter and quantile estimation for a fatigue model***by*Dupuis, D. J.**69-79 Unmasking outliers in two-way contingency tables***by*Yick, John S. & Lee, Andy H.**81-103 Minimum Hellinger distance estimation for Poisson mixtures***by*Karlis, Dimitris & Xekalaki, Evdokia**107-115 Fisher's Mid-P-value arrangement in 2x2 Comparative trials***by*Martin Andres, A. & Sanchez Quevedo, M. J. & Silva Mato, A.**116-115 Feelings from last COMPSTAT***by*Aluja-Banet, Tomas**117-115 Compstat'98 -- a bridge between statistical theory and computational applied statistics***by*Kaarik, Ene**118-119 Participants' views of meetings : Compstat 98 - one person's view***by*Nash, John C.

### October 1998, Volume 28, Issue 4

**339-351 Improving the accuracy of goodness-of-fit tests based on Rao's divergence with small sample size***by*Pardo, M. C.**353-369 Wavelet regression for random or irregular design***by*Antoniadis, Anestis & Dinh Tuan Pham**371-386 A multivariate version of Ghosh's T3-plot to detect non-multinormality***by*Fang, Kai-Tai & Li, Run-Ze & Liang, Jia-Juan**387-411 Models for the association between ordinal variables***by*Lapp, Krista & Molenberghs, Geert & Lesaffre, Emmanuel**413-431 A unified framework for significance testing in fractional factorials***by*Langsrud, Oyvind & Naes, Tormod**435-431 IASC Elections 1999 Call for CANDIDATES***by*Edler, Lutz**435-431 5th Summer School of ERS IASC 3rd Millennium Challenge for Industrial Statistics***by*Kitsos, Christos P. & Antoch, Jaromir

### September 1998, Volume 28, Issue 3

**243-256 Alternative Gee estimation procedures for discrete longitudinal data***by*Park, Taesung & Davis, Charles S. & Li, Ning**257-270 Robust bivariate boxplots and multiple outlier detection***by*Zani, Sergio & Riani, Marco & Corbellini, Aldo**271-281 On the relative efficiency of estimators of population total in unequal probability sampling when study variable has weak relationship with size variable***by*Agarwal, S. K. & Kumar, P.**283-296 Lattices and dual lattices in optimal experimental design for Fourier models***by*Bates, R. A. & Riccomagno, E. & Schwabe, R. & Wynn, H. P.**297-306 Simultaneous prediction intervals for autoregressive-integrated moving-average models: A comparative study***by*Siu Hung Cheung & Ka Ho Wu & Wai Sum Chan**307-324 Three-way SIMPLIMAX for oblique rotation of the three-mode factor analysis core to simple structure***by*Kiers, Henk A. L.**327-324 Telegram***by*Pesarin, Fortunato & Salmaso, Luigi**327-330 IASC news***by*Asano, Chooichiro

### August 1998, Volume 28, Issue 2

**131-137 On the use of random walks to estimate correlation in fitness landscapes***by*Greenwood, Garrison W. & Hu, Xiaobo (Sharon)**139-155 Order-restricted inference for monotone trend alternatives in contingency tables***by*Agresti, Alan & Coull, Brent A.**157-169 Nearest-neighbor classification with categorical variables***by*Buttrey, Samuel E.**171-191 Smoothing non-Gaussian time series with autoregressive structure***by*Grunwald, Gary K. & Hyndman, Rob J.**193-209 Direct generalized additive modeling with penalized likelihood***by*Marx, Brian D. & Eilers, Paul H. C.**211-215 Operational equations for data in rectangular array***by*Silver, G. L.**217-223 Small-sample comparison of McCullagh and Nair analyses for nominal-ordinal categorical data***by*Best, D. J. & Rayner, J. C. W. & Stephens, L. G.**225-232 A method for calculating probability convolution using "ternary" numbers with application in the determination of twin zygosity***by*Zhao, J. H. & Sham, P. C.

### July 1998, Volume 28, Issue 1

**1-32 Some practical estimation procedures for variance components***by*Khattree, Ravindra**33-50 Computation of the NPMLE of distribution functions for interval censored and truncated data with applications to the Cox model***by*Pan, Wei & Chappell, Rick**51-76 Informational complexity criteria for regression models***by*Bozdogan, Hamparsum & Haughton, Dominique M. A.**77-85 A Bayesian bivariate failure time regression model***by*Damien, Paul & Muller, Peter**87-103 Bayesian predictive simultaneous variable and transformation selection in the linear model***by*Hoeting, Jennifer A. & Ibrahim, Joseph G.**105-113 Detecting influential covariates in a growth curve model***by*Liu, Aiyi