Pareto Random Variables for Hydrological Modeling
Saralees Nadarajah () and
Majid Ali ()
Water Resources Management: An International Journal, Published for the European Water Resources Association (EWRA), 2008, vol. 22, issue 10, 1393 pages
Motivated by hydrological problems, the exact distributions of the sum X + Y, the product X Y and the ratio X/(X + Y) are derived when X and Y are independent Pareto random variables. A detailed application of the results is provided to extreme rainfall data from Florida. Copyright Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008
Keywords: Hydrological modeling; Pareto distribution; Products of random variables; Ratios of random variables; Sums of random variables (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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