ald: The Asymmetric Laplace Distribution

It provides the density, distribution function, quantile function, random number generator, likelihood function, moments and Maximum Likelihood estimators for a given sample, all this for the three parameter Asymmetric Laplace Distribution defined in Koenker and Machado (1999). This is a special case of the skewed family of distributions available in Galarza (2016) <http://www.ime.unicamp.br/sites/default/files/rp07-16.pdf> useful for quantile regression.

Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("ald")
AuthorChristian E. Galarza <cgalarza88@gmail.com> and Victor H. Lachos <hlachos@ime.unicamp.br>
Date of publication2016-06-06 08:22:31
MaintainerChristian E. Galarza <cgalarza88@gmail.com>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
Version1.1

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