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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/135779
Description: The partially linear in-slide model (PLIM) is a useful tool to make econometric analyses and to normalize microarray data. In this article, by using series approximations and a least squares procedure ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/141512
Description: This paper deals with the linear regression model with measurement errors in both response and covariates. The variables are observed with errors together with an auxiliary variable, such as time, and ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/104318
Description: The estimation of loss reserves for incurred but not reported (IBNR) claims presents an important task for insurance companies to predict their liabilities. Recently, individual claim loss models have ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114655
Description: Two-sample comparison of survival times with “cured patients” is of major interest and a challenging issue in many areas, particularly in cancer clinical research. Recently, several authors have propo ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114656
Description: Semiparametric transformation model has been extensively investigated in the literature. The model, however, has little dealt with survival data with cure fraction. In this article, we consider a clas ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114649
Description: We consider a panel data semiparametric partially linear regression model with an unknown parameter vector for the linear parametric component, an unknown nonparametric function for the nonlinear comp ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/114661
Description: This paper is concerned with the statistical inference on seemingly unrelated varying coefficient partially linear models. By combining the local polynomial and profile least squares techniques, and e ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209655
Description: Change-point hazard models have been extensively investigated by many authors, but the literature on change-point problems with survival data subject to censoring is rather small. In an earlier exampl ... More
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Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 140300 Econometrics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209664
Description: 26 page(s)
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209643
Description: Motivated by a practical problem, [Z.W. Cai, P.A. Naik, C.L. Tsai, De-noised least squares estimators: An application to estimating advertising effectiveness, Statist. Sinica 10 (2000) 1231–1243] prop ... More
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Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 100400 Medical Biotechnology
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118270
Description: This paper is to study nonparametric Bayesian estimation for a proportional hazards model with "long-term survivors". The cumulative hazards function is modeled by a beta process, and the priors of th ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209649
Description: In this paper, we study the estimation of the unbalanced panel data partially linear models with a one-way error components structure. A weighted semiparametric least squares estimator (WSLSE) is deve ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/145669
Description: The estimation of loss reserves for incurred but not reported (IBNR) claims presents an important task for insurance companies to predict their liabilities. Conventional methods, such as ladder or sep ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209637
Description: In this paper we propose a semiparametric model to fit medical cost data with a proportion of zero cost values. In our model, the unknown cumulative cost is defined to be a function of the failure tim ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209640
Description: We study stochastic scheduling on m parallel identical machines with random processing times. The cost involved in the problem is discounted to the present value and the objective is to minimize the e ... More
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