OJS  Vol.3 No.4 , August 2013
Estimation of Parameter in a New Truncated Distribution
Abstract: This paper discusses the estimation of the parameter in a truncated form of a discrete distribution which is analogous to Burr distribution. The maximum likelihood and the moment estimators of the parameter are obtained. Their asymptotic properties are also established.
Cite this paper: G. Nanjundan, "Estimation of Parameter in a New Truncated Distribution," Open Journal of Statistics, Vol. 3 No. 4, 2013, pp. 221-224. doi: 10.4236/ojs.2013.34025.

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