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A generalization of quantile-based skew logistic distribution of van Staden and King

N. Balakrishnan and H.Y. So

Statistics & Probability Letters, 2015, vol. 107, issue C, 44-51

Abstract: We present a generalization of the quantile-based skew logistic distribution of van Staden and King (2015), providing a wider range of L-skewness and L-kurtosis. We also discuss the estimation of model parameters by the method of L-moments and derive the asymptotic distribution.

Keywords: Exponential distribution; L-moments; Quantile function; Skew logistic distribution; L-skewness; L-kurtosis (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2015
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