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Details about Faustino Prieto

Workplace:Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales (Faculty of Economics and Business), Universidad de Cantabria (University of Cantabria), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers


  1. Estimation of power laws for city size data: An optimal methodology
    ERSA conference papers, European Regional Science Association Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles


  1. About the modified Gaussian family of income distributions with applications to individual incomes
    Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2013, 392, (6), 1398-1408 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Simple risk measure calculations for sums of positive random variables
    Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 2013, 53, (1), 273-280 Downloads View citations (8)


  1. A two-tail version of the PPS distribution with application to current account balance data
    Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2012, 391, (21), 5160-5171 Downloads View citations (2)


  1. Modelling losses and locating the tail with the Pareto Positive Stable distribution
    Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, 2011, 49, (3), 454-461 Downloads View citations (21)


  1. Revisiting a functional form for the Lorenz curve
    Economics Letters, 2010, 107, (2), 249-252 Downloads View citations (4)


  1. The Pareto-positive stable distribution: A new descriptive model for city size data
    Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2009, 388, (19), 4179-4191 Downloads View citations (13)
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