Homework 7 1.Using the double exponential distribution (Casella and Berger 623) construct a method of moments estimator and a maximum likelihood estimator for the data presented in Table 1. 2.Using the Type XII Burr distribution. The type XII Burr distribution has been used to model income distribution in the economics literature: Tadikamalla, Pandu R. “A Look at the Burr and Related Distributions.” International Statistical Review / Revue Internationale de Statistique48(3)(Dec., 1980): 337–344. Schmittlein, David C. “Some Sampling Properties of a Model for Income Distribution.” Journal of Business & Economic Statistic
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