[R] Robust skewness and kurtosis??
roger at ysidro.econ.uiuc.edu
Thu Apr 12 04:47:46 CEST 2001
I would recommend
Oja, H.%t On Location, scale, skewness, and kurtosis of
univariate distributions%j scand j statist%d 1981
url: http://www.econ.uiuc.edu Roger Koenker
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On Wed, 11 Apr 2001, M. Edward Borasky wrote:
> Maybe this is the wrong list to ask this on, but are there robust statistics
> equivalent to the coefficients of skewness and kurtosis? I have robust
> measures for location and scale, but I need them for skewness and kurtosis
> as well.
> M. Edward (Ed) Borasky, Chief Scientist, Borasky Research
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