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By A. C. Davison,Yadolah Dodge,N. Wermuth

Sir David Cox is one of the most vital statisticians of the earlier half-century. He has made pioneering and hugely influential contributions to a uniquely wide selection of subject matters in records and utilized chance. His instructing has encouraged generations of scholars, and lots of famous researchers have started as his graduate scholars or have labored with him at early levels in their careers. Legions of others were inspired and enlightened by way of the transparent, concise,
and direct exposition exemplified by way of his many books, papers, and lectures. This e-book provides a set of chapters by way of significant statistical researchers who attended a convention held on the collage of Neuchatel in July 2004 to have fun David Cox's eightieth birthday. each one bankruptcy is punctiliously crafted
and jointly current present advancements throughout a variety of study components from epidemiology, environmental technological know-how, finance, computing and medicine.

Edited by means of Anthony Davison, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland; Yadolah circumvent, college of Neuchatel, Switzerland; and N. Wermuth, Goteborg college, Sweden, with chapters via Ole E. Barndorff-Nielsen, Sarah C. Darby, Christina Davies, Peter J. Diggle, David Firth, Peter corridor, Valerie S. Isham, Kung-Yee Liang, Peter McCullagh, Paul McGale, Amilcare Porporato, Nancy Reid, Brian D. Ripley, Ignacio Rodriguez-Iturbe, Andrea Rotnitzky, Neil Shephard, Scott L. Zeger, and
including a quick biography of David Cox, this e-book is acceptable for college kids of records, epidemiology, environmental technology, finance, computing and medication, and educational and working towards statisticians.

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