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A New Family of Semicircular Models: The Semicircular Laplace Distributions
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A New Family of Semicircular Models: The Semicircular Laplace Distributions
Ahn, Byoung-Jin; Kim, Hyoung-Moon;
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It is developed that a family of the semicircular Laplace distributions for modeling semicircular data by simple projection method. Mathematically it is simple to simulate observations from a semicircular Laplace distribution. We extend it to the l-axial Laplace distribution by a simple transformation for modeling any arc of arbitrary length. Similarly we develop the l-axial log-Laplace distribution based on the log-Laplace distribution. A bivariate version of l-axial Laplace distribution is also developed.
l-axial data;heavy tail;projection;double exponential;
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