Sankhya: The Indian Journal of Statistics1993, Volume 55, Series B, Pt. 2, 171--185
ON THE BAYES ESTIMATORS OF THE PROBABILITY OF "SUCCESS" AND RELIABILITY FUNCTION OF THE ZERO-TRUNCATED BINOMIAL AND NEGATIVE BINOMIAL DISTRIBUTIONS
A. KYRIAKOUSSIS, University of Athens
ALEX S. PAPADOPOULOS, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
SUMMARY. In the present paper Bayes estimators for the probability of "success" and the reliability function of the zero-truncated, binomial and negative binomial distributions, are obtained. Furthermore, recurrence relations for the estimators of the probability of "success" are also derived.
AMS (1990) subject classification. 62F15, 62C10
Key words and phrases. Zero-truncated binomial and negative binomial distributions, reliability function, Bayes estimator, recurrence relation
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