I've got a set of football results and I want to make a probabilty model of football scores as described in Dixon, Coles (1997, http://www.math.ku.dk/~rolf/teaching/thesis/DixonColes.pdf). They ...
I have a set of numbers which are assumed to be coming from a Poisson distribution. The set has some outliers also and because of that, maximum likelihood estimates are badly affected. I heard that ...
I recently took a course on Bayesian statistics based on The Bayesian Choice by C. Robert (aka Xi'an). I couldn't solve one of the exercises regarding minimax estimators and was hoping that someone ...
Assume I have a process that I assume to be Poisson, meaning that the waiting time between events is exponentially distributed. As a concrete example, assume I want to estimate the waiting time to a ...
What is the R code to estimate the parameter lambda of the Poisson distribution? I tried ...