Descriptive statistics for multivariate distributions
Statistics & Probability Letters, 1983, vol. 1, issue 6, 327-332
The purpose of this paper is to study the concepts location, scatter, skewness and kurtosis of multivariate distributions. Measures of these properties are introduced which include some new generalizations of well-known univariate statistics. Previous work is briefly reviewed.
Keywords: Kurtosis; location; multinormality; multivariate; distribution; scatter; skewness (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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