On the extended two-parameter generalized skew-normal distribution

Emmanuel Ogundimu, Jane L. Hutton

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We propose a three-parameter skew-normal distribution, obtained by using hidden truncation on a skew-normal random variable. The hidden truncation framework permits direct interpretation of the model parameters. A link is established between the model and the closed skew-normal distribution.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)142-148
JournalStatistics and Probability Letters
Early online date24 Feb 2015
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2015


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