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### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 10

**2306-2306 Biostatistics: a computing approach***by*P. William Hughes**2307-2308 The Oxford handbook of quantitative asset management***by*Yves Laberge**2308-2309 Statistics for high-dimensional data***by*Theofanis Sapatinas**2309-2310 Who's #1? The science of rating and ranking***by*David J. Hand**2306-2307 Bayesian ideas and data analysis: An introduction for scientists and statisticians***by*Rolando de la Cruz**2303-2304 The Oxford handbook of economic forecasting***by*Yiannis Kamarianakis

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 9

**1853-1869 Clustering microarray data using model-based double K -means***by*Francesca Martella & Maurizio Vichi**1871-1880 A cusum procedure to detect deviations from uniformity in angular data***by*F. Lombard & R. K. Maxwell**1881-1892 Semiparametric mixed-effects models for clustered doubly censored data***by*Pao-Sheng Shen**1893-1909 A simple way to deal with multicollinearity***by*Gikuang Jeff Chen**1911-1920 Sample size determination for estimating multivariate process capability indices based on lower confidence limits***by*Chung-I Li & Jeh-Nan Pan**1921-1937 Analysis of pseudo-panel data with dependent samples***by*Ainhoa Oguiza Tovar & Inmaculada Gallastegui Zulaica & Vicente Núñez-Antón**1939-1951 Efficient maximin distance designs for experiments in mixtures***by*R. L.J. Coetzer & R. F Rossouw & N. J. Le Roux**1953-1963 Weibull and generalised exponential overdispersion models with an application to ozone air pollution***by*Jorge Alberto Achcar & Edilberto Cepeda-Cuervo & Eliane R. Rodrigues**1965-1974 Likelihood estimation for longitudinal zero-inflated power series regression models***by*E. Bahrami Samani & Y. Amirian & M. Ganjali**1975-1990 A Bayesian panel data framework for examining the economic growth convergence hypothesis: do the G7 countries converge?***by*Loukia Meligkotsidou & Elias Tzavalis & Ioannis D. Vrontos**1991-2003 Cascade model with Dirichlet process for analyzing multiple dyadic matrices***by*Hongxia Yang & Jun Wang & Alexsandra Mojslovic**2005-2013 Practical modeling strategies for unbalanced longitudinal data analysis***by*Enrico A. Colosimo & Maria Arlene Fausto & Marta Afonso Freitas & Jorge Andrade Pinto**2015-2027 A note on the estimation methods of crop production at the block level***by*Bhim Singh & B. V.S. Sisodia & Anupam Singh & R. P. Kaushal**2029-2046 Vector-borne infectious disease mapping with stochastic difference equations: an analysis of dengue disease in Malaysia***by*N. A. Samat & D. F. Percy**2047-2065 Longitudinal data: different approaches in the context of item-response theory models***by*Silvia Bacci**2067-2079 A new look at the difference between the GEE and the GLMM when modeling longitudinal count responses***by*H. Zhang & Q. Yu & C. Feng & D. Gunzler & P. Wu & X. M. Tu

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 8

**1623-1641 Modelling of connected processes***by*Thaung Lwin**1643-1666 Covariance structure approximation via gLasso in high-dimensional supervised classification***by*Tatjana Pavlenko & Anders Björkström & Annika Tillander**1667-1680 Hypothesis testing with Rao's quadratic entropy and its application to Dinosaur biodiversity***by*Yueqin Zhao & Dayanand N. Naik**1681-1691 Coordinate-free analysis of trends in British social mobility***by*Anna Klimova & Tamás Rudas**1693-1702 Large sample confidence intervals for the skewness parameter of the skew-normal distribution based on Fisher's transformation***by*Valentina Mameli & Monica Musio & Erik Sauleau & Annibale Biggeri**1703-1718 On a minimum distance estimate of the period in functional autoregressive processes***by*Wafaa Benyelles & Tahar Mourid**1719-1731 Identification of quantitative trait loci for canine hip dysplasia by two sequential multipoint linkage analyses***by*Lan Zhu & Su Chen & Zhuoxin Jiang & Zhiwu Zhang & Hung-Chih Ku & Xuesong Li & Melinda McCann & Steve Harris & George Lust & Pual Jones & Rory Todhunter**1733-1747 A Bayesian approach for generalized linear models with explanatory biomarker measurement variables subject to detection limit: an application to acute lung injury***by*Huiyun Wu & Qingxia Chen & Lorraine B. Ware & Tatsuki Koyama**1749-1764 Concordance coefficients to measure the agreement among several sets of ranks***by*Júlia Teles**1765-1779 Median regression for SUR models with the same explanatory variables in each equation***by*Ghazi Shukur & Zangin Zeebari**1781-1795 Many-to-one comparison of nonlinear growth curves for Washington's Red Delicious apple***by*Nairanjana Dasgupta & Monte J. Shaffer**1797-1809 Partly linear models on Riemannian manifolds***by*Wenceslao Gonzalez-Manteiga & Guillermo Henry & Daniela Rodriguez**1811-1824 Bayesian inference under progressive type-I interval censoring***by*Yu-Jau Lin & Y. L. Lio**1825-1841 Error analysis of stochastic flight trajectory prediction models***by*Vasileios Maroulas**1843-1844 Graphics for statistics and data analysis with R***by*Han Lin Shang**1844-1845 Design and analysis of quality of life studies in clinical trials***by*Ivana Holloway**1845-1845 Applied Bayesian hierarchical methods***by*Chris Beeley**1846-1847 Linear model methodology***by*Zhengfeng Guo**1847-1848 An elementary introduction to mathematical finance***by*Søren Feodor Nielsen**1848-1849 Optimal experimental design with R***by*Derek S. Young**1849-1850 The Oxford handbook of nonlinear filtering***by*A. M. Mosammam**1851-1851 Multivariate generalized linear models using R***by*Şebnem Er**1845-1846 Bayesian analysis made simple: An excel GUI for WinBUGS***by*John Paul Gosling

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 7

**1387-1395 Variable selection for functional density trees***by*Shu-Fu Kuo & Yu-Shan Shih**1397-1408 Nonparametric approach to intervention time series modeling***by*Jin-Hong Park**1409-1421 Flexible parametric modelling of the hazard function in breast cancer studies***by*I. Ardoino & E. M. Biganzoli & C. Bajdik & P. J. Lisboa & P. Boracchi & F. Ambrogi**1423-1435 Asymptotic two-tailed confidence intervals for the difference of proportions***by*A. Martín Andrés & M. Álvarez Hernández & I. Herranz Tejedor**1437-1454 The likelihood approach for the comparison of medical diagnostic system with multiple binary tests***by*Carol Y. Lin & Lance A. Waller & Robert H. Lyles**1455-1474 Comparison of three-dimensional profiles over time***by*Margaret R. Donald & Chris Strickland & Clair L. Alston & Rick Young & Kerrie L. Mengersen**1475-1488 General partially linear varying-coefficient transformation models for ranking data***by*Jianbo Li & Minggao Gu & Tao Hu**1489-1504 Bayesian model averaging for estimating the number of classes: applications to the total number of species in metagenomics***by*Sébastien Li-Thiao-Té & Daudin Jean-Jacques & Robin Stéphane**1505-1530 Survival in the U.S. petroleum refining industry***by*Shuyi Jiang**1531-1542 Wild-bootstrapped variance-ratio test for autocorrelation in the presence of heteroskedasticity***by*Jinook Jeong & Byunguk Kang**1543-1555 Interpretation of the coefficient of determination of an ANOVA model as a measure of polarization***by*Federico Palacios-González & Rosa María García-Fernández**1557-1576 Poverty and inequality in European regions***by*Nicholas T. Longford & Maria Grazia Pittau & Roberto Zelli & Riccardo Massari**1577-1591 Experimentation order in factorial designs: new findings***by*Alexander A. Correa & Pere Grima & Xavier Tort-Martorell**1593-1603 Maintaining the exchangeability assumption for a two-group permutation test in the non-randomized setting***by*Alan D. Hutson & Gregory E. Wilding**1605-1621 Group variable selection in cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation data for veterinary patients***by*Young Joo Yoon & Cheolwoo Park & Erik Hofmeister & Sangwook Kang

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 6

**1151-1175 Screening for prostate cancer using multivariate mixed-effects models***by*Christopher H. Morrell & Larry J. Brant & Shan Sheng & E. Jeffrey Metter**1177-1189 Bayesian principal component regression with data-driven component selection***by*Liuxia Wang**1191-1210 The negative binomial--beta Weibull regression model to predict the cure of prostate cancer***by*Edwin M.M. Ortega & Gauss M. Cordeiro & Michael W. Kattan**1211-1224 The Complete Gradient Clustering Algorithm: properties in practical applications***by*Piotr Kulczycki & Malgorzata Charytanowicz & Piotr A. Kowalski & Szymon Lukasik**1225-1240 Confidence intervals for estimating the population signal-to-noise ratio: a simulation study***by*Florence George & B. M. Golam Kibria**1241-1262 Growth rate models: emphasizing growth rate analysis through growth curve modeling***by*Zhiyong Zhang & John J. McArdle & John R. Nesselroade**1263-1278 The internal relocation premium: are migrants positively or negatively selected? Evidence from Italy***by*Andrea Cutillo & Claudio Ceccarelli**1279-1293 Modelling skewness and kurtosis with the BCPE density in GAMLSS***by*Vlasios Voudouris & Robert Gilchrist & Robert Rigby & John Sedgwick & Dimitrios Stasinopoulos**1295-1321 Evidence for hedge fund predictability from a multivariate Student's t full-factor GARCH model***by*Ioannis Vrontos**1323-1330 Multiple outlier test for upper outliers in an exponential sample***by*S. Lalitha & Nirpeksh Kumar**1331-1351 A new process for modeling heartbeat signals during exhaustive run with an adaptive estimator of its fractal parameters***by*Jean-Marc Bardet & Imen Kammoun & Veronique Billat**1353-1361 General linear estimators under the prediction error sum of squares criterion in a linear regression model***by*Xu-Qing Liu & Bo Li**1363-1379 Cross-correlating wavelet coefficients with applications to high-frequency financial time series***by*Christian M. Hafner**1381-1382 Exploratory multivariate analysis by example using R***by*Eric J. Beh**1382-1383 Using R for data management, statistical analysis, and graphics***by*Georgi N. Boshnakov**1383-1384 Robust nonparametric statistical methods***by*Eugenia Stoimenova**1384-1385 Nonparametric statistical inference***by*Eugenia Stoimenova

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 5

**927-945 Model-based clustering of multivariate skew data with circular components and missing values***by*Francesco Lagona & Marco Picone**947-961 Empirical likelihood ratio test for a mean change point model with a linear trend followed by an abrupt change***by*Wei Ning**963-978 Two-step and likelihood methods for HIV viral dynamic models with covariate measurement errors and missing data***by*Wei Liu & Lang Wu**979-994 An empirical comparison of Canonical Correspondence Analysis and STATICO in the identification of spatio-temporal ecological relationships***by*Susana Mendes & M. José Fernández-Gómez & Mário Jorge Pereira & Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro & M. Purificación Galindo-Villardón**995-1009 To move or not to move to find a new job: spatial duration time model with dynamic covariate effects***by*Göran Kauermann & Nina Westerheide**1011-1036 Estimating infant mortality in Colombia: some overdispersion modelling approaches***by*Adrián Quintero-Sarmiento & Edilberto Cepeda-Cuervo & Vicente Núñez-Antón**1037-1048 A generalization of the Grizzle model to the estimation of treatment effects in crossover trials with non-compliance***by*Ali Reza Soltanian & Soghrat Faghihzadeh**1049-1067 Influence diagnostics in heteroscedastic and/or autoregressive nonlinear elliptical models for correlated data***by*Cibele M. Russo & Gilberto A. Paula & Francisco José A. Cysneiros & Reiko Aoki**1069-1086 Stochastic models for greenhouse gas emission rate estimation from hydroelectric reservoirs: a Bayesian hierarchical approach***by*Vinicius P. Israel & Hélio S. Migon**1087-1100 Bayesian analysis of longitudinal ordered data with flexible random effects using McMC: application to diabetic macular Edema data***by*Marjan Mansourian & Anoshirvan Kazemnejad & Iraj Kazemi & Farid Zayeri & Masoud Soheilian**1101-1114 Solving endogeneity problems in multilevel estimation: an example using education production functions***by*Saïd Hanchane & Tarek Mostafa**1115-1128 Linear regression with compositional explanatory variables***by*K. Hron & P. Filzmoser & K. Thompson**1129-1138 Classification of textile fabrics using statistical multivariate techniques***by*C. Kiruthika & R. Chandrasekaran**1139-1150 Spatial measurement error in infectious disease models***by*Rob Deardon & Babak Habibzadeh & Hau Yi Chung

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 4

**695-710 Factor recovery by principal axis factoring and maximum likelihood factor analysis as a function of factor pattern and sample size***by*J. C.F. de Winter & D. Dodou**711-721 Modeling delay in diagnosis of NF: under reportincg, incidence and prevalence estimates***by*Irene Rocchetti & Domenica Taruscio & Marco Alfò**723-729 Quasi-asymmetry model for square tables with nominal categories***by*Kouji Tahata**731-743 Sensory analysis via multi-block multivariate additive PLS splines***by*Rosaria Lombardo & Pietro Amenta & Myrtille Vivien & Robert Sabatier**745-763 Improved quality control charts for monitoring the process mean, using double-ranked set sampling methods***by*Amer Ibrahim Al-Omari & Abdul Haq**765-783 Profile likelihood-based confidence interval for the dispersion parameter in count data***by*Krishna K. Saha & Debaraj Sen & Chun Jin**923-924 Introduction to general and generalized linear models***by*Søren Feodor Nielsen**785-797 Lattice-oriented percolation system applied to volatility behavior of stock market***by*Yao Yu & Jun Wang**799-813 Variable selection in quantile regression via Gibbs sampling***by*Rahim Alhamzawi & Keming Yu**815-828 Estimating DEA confidence intervals with statistical panel data analysis***by*Darold T. Barnum & John M. Gleason & Matthew G. Karlaftis & Glen T. Schumock & Karen L. Shields & Sonali Tandon & Surrey M. Walton**829-850 An empirical bias--variance analysis of DECORATE ensemble method at different training sample sizes***by*Chun-Xia Zhang & Guan-Wei Wang & Jiang-She Zhang**851-865 A multivariate rank test for comparing mass size distributions***by*F. Lombard & C. J. Potgieter**867-874 Understanding the epidemiology of foreign body injuries in children using a data-driven Bayesian network***by*P. Berchialla & S. Snidero & A. Stancu & C. Scarinzi & R. Corradetti & D. Gregori**875-882 Spatio-temporal modeling of infectious disease dynamics***by*Sifat Sharmin & Md. Israt Rayhan**883-899 Mixed-Poisson point process with partially observed covariates: ecological momentary assessment of smoking***by*Benjamin Neustifter & Stephen L. Rathbun & Saul Shiffman**901-911 Change-point cure models with application to estimating the change-point effect of age of diagnosis among prostate cancer patients***by*Megan Othus & Yi Li & Ram Tiwari**913-922 Autoregressive model selection based on a prediction perspective***by*Yun-Huan Lee & Chun-Shu Chen**923-923 Time series: Modeling, Computation, and Inference***by*Hassan S. Bakouch**924-925 The oxford handbook of credit derivatives***by*Long Kang**925-926 Exercises and solutions in biostatistical theory***by*Mariano Ruiz Espejo

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 3

**467-476 Regression analysis of zero-inflated time-series counts: application to air pollution related emergency room visit data***by*M. Tariqul Hasan & Gary Sneddon & Renjun Ma**477-488 Female athletic participation and income: evidence from a latent class model***by*Steven B. Caudill & James E. Long & Franklin G. Mixon**489-500 Evaluation of false discovery rate and power via sample size in microarray studies***by*Jie Song & Herman W. Raadsma & Peter C. Thomson**501-512 Interval estimators for reliability: the bivariate normal case***by*Alessandro Barbiero**513-529 Tree-structured analysis of treatment effects with large observational data***by*Joseph Kang & Xiaogang Su & Brian Hitsman & Kiang Liu & Donald Lloyd-Jones**531-549 A non-iterative sampling Bayesian method for linear mixed models with normal independent distributions***by*Victor H. Lachos & Celso R.B. Cabral & Carlos A. Abanto-Valle**551-561 F -tests with a rare pathology***by*Célia Nunes & Dário Ferreira & Sandra S. Ferreira & João T. Mexia**563-572 Testing variance components in balanced linear growth curve models***by*Reza Drikvandi & Ahmad Khodadadi & Geert Verbeke**573-580 Quad folding: a simple idea for the subjective property characterization of large sample sets***by*Richard W. Miller**581-598 Fully observed INAR(1) processes***by*Christian H. Weiß**599-613 An augmented approach to the desirability function***by*Hsiu-Wen Chen & Weng Kee Wong & Hongquan Xu**615-630 Influence diagnostics in Gaussian spatial linear models***by*Miguel Angel Uribe-Opazo & Joelmir André Borssoi & Manuel Galea**631-642 Slope estimation of covariates that influence renal outcome following renal transplant adjusting for informative right censoring***by*Miran A. Jaffa & Ayad A. Jaffa & Stuart R. Lipsitz**643-655 Phylogenetic tree selection by the adjusted k -means approach***by*Hsiuying Wang & Shan-Lin Hung**657-671 Estimating mean-standard deviation ratios of financial data***by*H. E.T. Holgersson & Peter S. Karlsson & Rashid Mansoor**673-694 Optimizing a control plan using a structural equation model with an application to statistical process analysis***by*Manabu Kuroki

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 2

**223-242 Multivariate outbreak detection***by*Linus Schiöler & Marianne Frisén**243-265 New data dissemination approaches in old Europe -- synthetic datasets for a German establishment survey***by*Jörg Drechsler**267-277 A jackknife-based versatile test for two-sample problems with right-censored data***by*Yu-Mei Chang & Chun-Shu Chen & Pao-Sheng Shen**279-295 Measure of departure from marginal homogeneity using marginal odds for multi-way tables with ordered categories***by*Kiyotaka Iki & Kouji Tahata & Sadao Tomizawa**297-308 Bivariate deconvolution with SIMEX: an application to mapping Alaska earthquake density***by*Julie McIntyre & Ronald P. Barry**309-322 Estimation of δ= P ( X > Y ) for Burr XII distribution based on the progressively first failure-censored samples***by*Y. L. Lio & Tzong-Ru Tsai**323-336 Measurement error effect on the CUSUM control chart***by*Petros E. Maravelakis**337-360 Quantification of symmetry for functional data with application to equine lameness classification***by*Helle Sørensen & Anders Tolver & Maj Halling Thomsen & Pia Haubro Andersen**361-383 Semi-parametric modelling of temperature records***by*Terence C. Mills**385-397 Some multivariate goodness-of-fit tests based on data depth***by*Caiya Zhang & Yanbiao Xiang & Xinmei Shen**399-417 Generalizing the standardized hazard ratio to multivariate proportional hazards regression, with an application to clinical~genomic studies***by*Michael R. Crager**419-433 Identifying the time of change in the mean of a two-stage nested process***by*Marcus B. Perry & Joseph J. Pignatiello**435-443 Applying a marginalized frailty model to competing risks***by*Stephanie N. Dixon & Gerarda A. Darlington & Victoria Edge**445-460 Two-stage hierarchical modeling for analysis of subpopulations in conditional distributions***by*Inna Chervoneva & Tingting Zhan & Boris Iglewicz & Walter W. Hauck & David E. Birk

### 2012, Volume 39, Issue 1

**1-1 Editorial***by*Robert G. Aykroyd**3-20 Modelling interval data with Normal and Skew-Normal distributions***by*Paula Brito & A. Pedro Duarte Silva**21-38 A new compounding life distribution: the Weibull--Poisson distribution***by*Wanbo Lu & Daimin Shi**39-51 Measures of predictor sensitivity for order-insensitive partitioning of multiple correlation***by*Sammy Zahran & Michael A. Long & Kenneth J. Berry**53-65 A calibration-based approach to sensitive data: a simulation study***by*Giancarlo Diana & Pier Francesco Perri**67-79 Confidence intervals and bands for the binormal ROC curve revisited***by*Eugene Demidenko**81-96 Earthquakes occurrences estimation through a parametric semi-Markov approach***by*Giovanni Masala**97-111 Discrepancy in regression estimates between log-normal and gamma: some case studies***by*Rabindra Nath Das & Jeong-Soo Park**113-127 Trends in smoking cessation: a Markov model approach***by*Charles G. Minard & Wenyaw Chan & David W. Wetter & Carol J. Etzel**129-149 Clustering time-course microarray data using functional Bayesian infinite mixture model***by*Claudia Angelini & Daniela De Canditiis & Marianna Pensky**151-160 Bias-corrected random forests in regression***by*Guoyi Zhang & Yan Lu**161-171 Ordinal ridge regression with categorical predictors***by*Faisal M. Zahid & Shahla Ramzan**173-187 Assessing inter- and intra-agreement for dependent binary data: a Bayesian hierarchical correlation approach***by*Miao-Yu Tsai**189-198 A classification updating procedure motivated by high-content screening data***by*R. M. Jacques & N. R.J. Fieller & E. K. Ainscow**199-213 A spatial random-effects model for interzone flows: commuting in Northern Ireland***by*P. Congdon & C. D. Lloyd**215-221 The malicious host: a minimax solution of the Monty Hall problem***by*Jan C. Schuller

### 2011, Volume 38, Issue 12

**2683-2694 Analysis of count data with covariate dependence in both mean and variance***by*M. J. Faddy & D. M. Smith**2695-2708 Weighted inverse Gaussian -- a versatile lifetime model***by*Ramesh C. Gupta & Debasis Kundu**2709-2722 Comparison between method of moments and entropy regularization algorithm applied to parameter estimation for mixed-Weibull distribution***by*Wen-Liang Hung & Yen-Chang Chang**2723-2737 Power of the likelihood ratio test for models of DNA base substitution***by*G. B. Cybis & S. R.C. Lopes & H. P. Pinheiro**2739-2750 Cost-efficient designs based on linearly associated biomarkers***by*Chang-Xing Ma & Albert Vexler & Enrique F. Schisterman & Lili Tian**2751-2761 Local standardized incidence ratio estimates and comparison with other mapping methods for small geographical areas using Slovenian breast cancer data***by*Tina Žagar & Vesna Zadnik & Maja Primic Žakelj**2763-2774 Analysis of clustered spatially correlated binary data using autologistic model and Bayesian method with an application to dental caries of 3--5-year-old children***by*Solaiman Afroughi & Soghrat Faghihzadeh & Majid Jafari Khaledi & Mehdi Ghandehari Motlagh & Ebrahim Hajizadeh**2775-2791 Multilevel IRT models for the university teaching evaluation***by*Silvia Bacci & Valeria Caviezel**2793-2804 Extreme value and cluster analysis of European daily temperature series***by*Manuel G. Scotto & Susana M. Barbosa & Andrés M. Alonso**2805-2817 Bayesian confidence interval for the risk ratio in a correlated 2 × 2 table with structural zero***by*Peng Bai & Wen Gan & Lei Shi**2819-2838 Modeling wind energy flux by a Birnbaum--Saunders distribution with an unknown shift parameter***by*Víctor Leiva & Emilia Athayde & Cecilia Azevedo & Carolina Marchant**2839-2858 On the improvement of one-sided S control charts***by*Athanasios C. Rakitzis & Demetrios L. Antzoulakos**2859-2868 Shared frailty model for recurrent event data with multiple causes***by*P. G. Sankaran & P. Anisha**2869-2880 Adaptive normal reference bandwidth based on quantile for kernel density estimation***by*Jin Zhang**2881-2899 Testing for covariate balance using quantile regression and resampling methods***by*Martin Huber**2901-2910 Robust likelihood inferences for multivariate correlated data***by*Chien-Hung Chen & Tsung-Shan Tsou**2911-2924 The adaptive accelerated biased coin design for phase I clinical trials***by*Nan Jia & Thomas M. Braun**2925-2938 Comparison of treatment regimes with adjustment for auxiliary variables***by*Xinyu Tang & Abdus S. Wahed**2939-2954 Cross-validating fit and predictive accuracy of nonlinear quantile regressions***by*Harry Haupt & Kathrin Kagerer & Joachim Schnurbus**2955-2970 Some applications of nonlinear and non-Gaussian state--space modelling by means of hidden Markov models***by*Roland Langrock**2971-2985 Maximum likelihood estimation in Dagum distribution with censored samples***by*Filippo Domma & Sabrina Giordano & Mariangela Zenga**2987-2987 Multiple testing problems in pharmaceutical statistics***by*Isaac Dialsingh**2988-2989 Frailty Models in Survival Analysis***by*Alex Karagrigoriou**2989-2990 Random Phenomena: Fundamentals of Probability and Statistics for Engineers***by*Pieter Bastiaan Ober**2990-2990 Bayesian Nonparametrics***by*Han Lin Shang**2991-2991 Advising on Research Methods: A Consultant's Companion***by*Yves Laberge**2992-2992 Non-Parametric Econometrics***by*Han Lin Shang**2993-2993 Data Analysis Using SAS ENTERPRISE GUIDE***by*Kassim S. Mwitondi**2994-2995 Interpreting Economic and Social Data***by*Kassim S. Mwitondi**2993-2994 Introduction to Time-Series Modelling***by*Philippe Castagliola

### 2011, Volume 38, Issue 11

**2373-2390 Modeling longitudinal binomial responses: implications from two dueling paradigms***by*H. Zhang & Y. Xia & R. Chen & D. Gunzler & W. Tang & Xin Tu**2391-2411 Smooth estimation of mean and dispersion function in extended generalized additive models with application to Italian induced abortion data***by*I. Gijbels & I. Prosdocimi**2413-2432 Disaggregate-level estimates of indebtedness in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India: an application of small-area estimation technique***by*Hukum Chandra & Nicola Salvati & U. C. Sud**2433-2443 Comparison of Bayesian models for production efficiency***by*Ricardo S. Ehlers**2445-2458 Partial logistic relevance vector machines in survival analysis***by*Nicola Lama & Patrizia Boracchi & Elia Biganzoli**2459-2469 A modified economic-statistical design of the T-super-2 control chart with variable sample sizes and control limits***by*Asghar Seif & Alireza Faraz & Cédric Heuchenne & Erwin Saniga & M. B. Moghadam**2471-2483 A new space--time multivariate approach for environmental data analysis***by*Sandra De Iaco**2485-2509 Sensitivity analysis of linear time-invariant compartmental models with steady-state constraint***by*Suzan Gazioğlu & E. Marian Scott**2511-2521 Mixture models with an improper component***by*N. T. Longford & Pierpaolo D'Urso**2523-2532 Detecting multiple change points in piecewise constant hazard functions***by*Melody S. Goodman & Yi Li & Ram C. Tiwari**2533-2545 Statistical learning theory for fitting multimodal distribution to rainfall data: an application***by*Himadri Ghosh & Prajneshu**2547-2562 A graphical test for local self-similarity in univariate data***by*Rakhee Dinubhai Patel & Frederic Paik Schoenberg**2563-2573 How are journal impact, prestige and article influence related? An application to neuroscience***by*Chia-Lin Chang & Michael McAleer & Les Oxley