Advances in Latent Variables: Methods, Models and by Maurizio Carpita, Eugenio Brentari, El Mostafa Qannari

By Maurizio Carpita, Eugenio Brentari, El Mostafa Qannari

The booklet, belonging to the sequence “Studies in Theoretical and utilized information– chosen Papers from the Statistical Societies”, offers a peer-reviewed collection of contributions on correct issues equipped by means of the editors at the celebration of the SIS 2013 Statistical convention "Advances in Latent Variables. tools, types and Applications", held on the division of Economics and administration of the college of Brescia from June 19 to 21, 2013.

The concentration of the publication is on advances in statistical tools for analyses with latent variables. actually, lately, there was expanding curiosity during this vast examine region from either a theoretical and an utilized viewpoint, because the statistical latent variable technique permits the powerful modeling of complicated real-life phenomena in a variety of study fields.

A significant aim of the quantity is to collect articles written by way of statisticians from diversified learn fields, which current varied methods and stories with regards to the research of unobservable variables and the research of the relationships among them.

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By Maurizio Carpita, Eugenio Brentari, El Mostafa Qannari

The booklet, belonging to the sequence “Studies in Theoretical and utilized information– chosen Papers from the Statistical Societies”, offers a peer-reviewed collection of contributions on correct issues equipped by means of the editors at the celebration of the SIS 2013 Statistical convention "Advances in Latent Variables. tools, types and Applications", held on the division of Economics and administration of the college of Brescia from June 19 to 21, 2013.

The concentration of the publication is on advances in statistical tools for analyses with latent variables. actually, lately, there was expanding curiosity during this vast examine region from either a theoretical and an utilized viewpoint, because the statistical latent variable technique permits the powerful modeling of complicated real-life phenomena in a variety of study fields.

A significant aim of the quantity is to collect articles written by way of statisticians from diversified learn fields, which current varied methods and stories with regards to the research of unobservable variables and the research of the relationships among them.

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