Publication Type

Working Paper

Publication Date

10-2004

Abstract

A new family of distributions, called the trans-normal distribution is introduced. Its basic properties are presented. A closely related family of distributions called tran-t distribution is also given along with its basic properties. Trans-normal regression is used as an illustration on the usefullness of the new distribution.

Keywords

Hazard function, Survivor function, Trans-normal, Trans-normal regression, Trans-t

Discipline

Econometrics

Research Areas

Econometrics

First Page

1

Last Page

9

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Additional URL

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/301683521_Trans-Normal_Distribution_A_Flexible_Model_for_Duration_and_Event-Time_Data

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