gp: Maximum Likelihood Estimation of the Generalized Poisson Distribution

Functions to estimate the parameters of the generalized Poisson distribution with or without covariates using maximum likelihood. The references include Nikoloulopoulos A.K. & Karlis D. (2008). "On modeling count data: a comparison of some well-known discrete distributions". Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 78(3): 437--457, <doi:10.1080/10629360601010760> and Consul P.C. & Famoye F. (1992). "Generalized Poisson regression model". Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 21(1): 89--109, <doi:10.1080/03610929208830766>.

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AuthorMichail Tsagris [aut, cre]
MaintainerMichail Tsagris <>
LicenseGPL (>= 2)
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