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Volume 1, Number 1, 1974
Volume 2, Number 1, 1975
Volume 2, Number 2, 1975
Volume 3, Number 1, 1976
Volume 3, Number 2, 1976
Volume 4, Number 1, 1977
Volume 4, Number 2, 1977
Volume 5, Number 1, 1978
Volume 5, Number 2, 1978
Volume 6, Number 1, 1979
Volume 6, Number 2, 1979
Volume 7, Number 1, 1980
Volume 7, Number 2, 1980
Volume 8, Number 1, 1981
Volume 8, Number 2, 1981
Volume 9, Number 1, 1982
Volume 9, Number 2, 1982
Volume 10, Number 1, 1983
Volume 10, Number 2, 1983
Volume 11, Number 1, 1984
Volume 11, Number 2, 1984
Volume 12, Number 1, 1985
Volume 12, Number 2, 1985
Volume 13, Number 1, 1986
Volume 13, Number 2, 1986
Volume 14, Number 1, 1987
Volume 14, Number 2, 1987
Volume 14, Number 3, 1987
Volume 15, Number 1, 1988
Volume 15, Number 2, 1988
Volume 15, Number 3, 1988
Volume 16, Number 1, 1989
Volume 16, Number 2, 1989
Volume 16, Number 3, 1989
Volume 17, Number 1, 1990
Volume 17, Number 2, 1990
Volume 17, Number 3, 1990
Volume 18, Number 1, 1991
Volume 18, Number 2, 1991
Volume 18, Number 3, 1991
Volume 19, Number 1, 1992
Volume 19, Number 2, 1992
Volume 19, Number 3, 1992
Volume 19, Number 4, 1992
Volume 20, Number 1, 1993
Volume 20, Number 2, 1993
Volume 20, Number 3, 1993
Volume 20, Number 4, 1993
Volume 21, Number 1--2, 1994
Volume 21, Number 3, 1994
Volume 21, Number 4, 1994
Volume 22, Number 1, 1995
Volume 22, Number 2, 1995
Volume 22, Number 3, 1995
Volume 22, Number 4, 1995
Volume 22, Number 5/6, November, 1995
Volume 23, Number 1, February 1, 1996
Volume 23, Number 2/3, June 1, 1996
Volume 23, Number 4, August 1, 1996
Volume 23, Number 5, October 1, 1996
Volume 23, Number 6, December 1, 1996
Volume 24, Number 1, February 1, 1997
Volume 24, Number 2, April 1, 1997
Volume 24, Number 3, June 1, 1997
Volume 24, Number 4, August 1, 1997
Volume 24, Number 5, October 1, 1997
Volume 24, Number 6, December 1, 1997
Volume 25, Number 1, February, 1998
Volume 25, Number 2, April 1, 1998
Volume 25, Number 3, June 1, 1998
Volume 25, Number 4, August 1, 1998
Volume 25, Number 5, October 1, 1998
Volume 25, Number 6, December 1, 1998
Volume 26, Number 1, January 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 2, February 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 3, March 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 4, May 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 5, July 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 6, August 1, 1999
Volume 26, Number 7, September, 1999
Volume 26, Number 8, December 1, 1999
Volume 27, Number 1, January 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 2, February 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 3, March 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 4, May 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 5, July 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 6, August 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 7, September 1, 2000
Volume 27, Number 8, November 1, 2000
Volume 28, Number 1, January 1, 2001
Volume 28, Number 2, February 1, 2001
Volume 28, Number 3--4, March 1, 2001
Volume 28, Number 5, July 1, 2001
Volume 28, Number 6, August, 2001
Volume 28, Number 7, September 1, 2001
Volume 28, Number 8, November 1, 2001
Volume 29, Number 1--4, January 1, 2002
Volume 29, Number 5, July 1, 2002
Volume 29, Number 6, August 01, 2002
Volume 29, Number 7, September 01, 2002
Volume 29, Number 8, November 01, 2002
Volume 30, Number 1, 2003
Volume 30, Number 2, 2003
Volume 30, Number 3, April, 2003
Volume 30, Number 4, May, 2003
Volume 30, Number 5, June, 2003
Volume 30, Number 6, July, 2003
Volume 30, Number 7, August, 2003
Volume 30, Number 8, October, 2003
Volume 30, Number 9, November, 2003
Volume 30, Number 10, December, 2003
Volume 31, Number 1, January, 2004
Volume 31, Number 2, February, 2004
Volume 31, Number 3, April, 2004
Volume 31, Number 4, May, 2004
Volume 31, Number 5, June, 2004
Volume 31, Number 6, July, 2004
Volume 31, Number 7, August, 2004
Volume 31, Number 8, October, 2004
Volume 31, Number 9, November, 2004
Volume 31, Number 10, December, 2004
Volume 32, Number 1, 2005
Volume 32, Number 2, 2005
Volume 32, Number 3, 2005
Volume 32, Number 4, 2005
Volume 32, Number 5, 2005
Volume 32, Number 6, 2005
Volume 32, Number 7, 2005
Volume 32, Number 8, 2005
Volume 32, Number 9, 2005
Volume 32, Number 10, 2005
Volume 33, Number 1, 2006
Volume 33, Number 2, 2006
Volume 33, Number 3, 2006
Volume 33, Number 4, 2006
Volume 33, Number 5, 2006
Volume 33, Number 6, 2006
Volume 33, Number 7, 2006
Volume 33, Number 8, 2006
Volume 33, Number 9, 2006
Volume 33, Number 10, 2006
Volume 34, Number 1, 2007
Volume 34, Number 2, 2007
Volume 34, Number 3, 2007
Volume 34, Number 4, 2007
Volume 34, Number 5, 2007
Volume 34, Number 6, 2007
Volume 34, Number 7, 2007
Volume 34, Number 8, 2007
Volume 34, Number 9, 2007
Volume 34, Number 10, 2007
Volume 35, Number 1, January, 2008
Volume 35, Number 2, February, 2008
Volume 35, Number 3, March, 2008
Volume 35, Number 4, April, 2008
Volume 35, Number 5, May, 2008
Volume 35, Number 6, June, 2008
Volume 35, Number 7, July, 2008
Volume 35, Number 8, August, 2008
Volume 35, Number 9, September, 2008
Volume 35, Number 10, October, 2008
Volume 35, Number 11, November, 2008
Volume 35, Number 12, December, 2008
Volume 36, Number 1, January, 2009
Volume 36, Number 2, February, 2009
Volume 36, Number 3, March, 2009
Volume 36, Number 4, April, 2009
Volume 36, Number 5, May, 2009
Volume 36, Number 6, June, 2009
Volume 36, Number 7, July, 2009
Volume 36, Number 8, August, 2009
Volume 36, Number 9, September, 2009
Volume 36, Number 10, October, 2009
Volume 36, Number 11, November, 2009
Volume 36, Number 12, December, 2009
Volume 37, Number 1, January, 2010
Volume 37, Number 2, February, 2010
Volume 37, Number 3, March, 2010
Volume 37, Number 4, April, 2010
Volume 37, Number 5, May, 2010
Volume 37, Number 6, June, 2010
Volume 37, Number 7, July, 2010
Volume 37, Number 8, August, 2010
Volume 37, Number 9, September, 2010
Volume 37, Number 10, October, 2010
Volume 37, Number 11, November, 2010
Volume 37, Number 12, December, 2010
Volume 38, Number 1, January, 2011
Volume 38, Number 2, February, 2011
Volume 38, Number 3, March, 2011
Volume 38, Number 4, April, 2011
Volume 38, Number 5, May, 2011
Volume 38, Number 6, June, 2011
Volume 38, Number 7, July, 2011
Volume 38, Number 8, August, 2011
Volume 38, Number 9, September, 2011
Volume 38, Number 10, October, 2011
Volume 38, Number 11, November, 2011
Volume 38, Number 12, December, 2011
Volume 39, Number 1, January, 2012
Volume 39, Number 2, February, 2012
Volume 39, Number 3, 2012
Volume 39, Number 4, April, 2012
Volume 39, Number 5, May, 2012
Volume 39, Number 6, June, 2012
Volume 39, Number 7, July, 2012
Volume 39, Number 8, August, 2012
Volume 39, Number 9, September, 2012
Volume 39, Number 10, October, 2012
Volume 39, Number 11, November, 2012
Volume 39, Number 12, December, 2012
Volume 40, Number 1, 2013
Volume 40, Number 2, 2013
Volume 40, Number 3, 2013
Volume 40, Number 4, 2013
Volume 40, Number 5, 2013
Volume 40, Number 6, 2013
Volume 40, Number 7, 2013
Volume 40, Number 8, 2013
Volume 40, Number 9, 2013
Volume 40, Number 10, 2013
Volume 40, Number 11, 2013
Volume 40, Number 12, 2013
Volume 41, Number 1, 2014
Volume 41, Number 2, 2014
Volume 41, Number 3, 2014
Volume 41, Number 4, 2014
Volume 41, Number 5, May, 2014
Volume 41, Number 6, June, 2014
Volume 41, Number 7, July, 2014
Volume 41, Number 8, August, 2014
Volume 41, Number 9, September, 2014
Volume 41, Number 10, October, 2014
Volume 41, Number 11, November, 2014
Volume 41, Number 12, December, 2014
Volume 42, Number 1, January, 2015
Volume 42, Number 2, February, 2015
Volume 42, Number 3, March, 2015
Volume 42, Number 4, April, 2015
Volume 42, Number 5, May, 2015
Volume 42, Number 6, June, 2015
Volume 42, Number 7, July, 2015
Volume 42, Number 8, August, 2015
Volume 42, Number 9, September, 2015
Volume 42, Number 10, October, 2015
Volume 42, Number 11, November, 2015
Volume 42, Number 12, December, 2015
Volume 43, Number 1, January, 2016
Volume 43, Number 2, February, 2016
Volume 43, Number 3, March, 2016
Volume 43, Number 4, April, 2016
Volume 43, Number 5, May, 2016
Volume 43, Number 6, June, 2016
Volume 43, Number 7, July, 2016
Volume 43, Number 8, August, 2016
Volume 43, Number 9, September, 2016
Volume 43, Number 10, October, 2016
Volume 43, Number 11, November, 2016
Volume 43, Number 12, December, 2016
Volume 43, Number 13, 2016
Volume 43, Number 14, 2016
Volume 43, Number 15, 2016
Volume 43, Number 16, 2016
Volume 44, Number 1, January, 2017
Volume 44, Number 2, February, 2017
Volume 44, Number 3, March, 2017
Volume 44, Number 4, April, 2017
Volume 44, Number 5, May, 2017
Volume 44, Number 6, June, 2017
Volume 44, Number 7, July, 2017
Volume 44, Number 8, August, 2017
Volume 44, Number 9, September, 2017
Volume 44, Number 10, October, 2017
Volume 44, Number 11, November, 2017
Volume 44, Number 12, December, 2017
Volume 44, Number 13, 2017
Volume 44, Number 14, 2017
Volume 44, Number 15, 2017
Volume 44, Number 16, 2017
Volume 45, Number 1, January, 2018
Volume 45, Number 2, February, 2018
Volume 45, Number 3, March, 2018
Volume 45, Number 4, April, 2018
Volume 45, Number 5, May, 2018


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 1, Number 1, 1974

                   S. E. Geweke   Why do you want to know? . . . . . . . . 3--5
                     R. Kapadia   A school poll  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--10
                     M. D. Till   On bringing statistics to the
                                  non-numerate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--13
                  S. E. Bedford   Statistics at the British Glass Industry
                                  Research Association . . . . . . . . . . 14--18
                Alan C. Ainslie   Thoughts on the teaching of statistics   19--20
                            TAG   Whither should you wander? . . . . . . . 21--22
                 J. A. R. Stone   Statistics for students of engineering   23--25
                G. K. Kanji and   
                        W. Lean   A preliminary study of residential
                                  prices in Sheffield  . . . . . . . . . . 26--31
               Warren Gilchrist   Polystats  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--33
                  A. J. Langner   Interlinking of disciplines when
                                  teaching mathematics . . . . . . . . . . 34--39
                      Anonymous   Report from the Manchester--Sheffield
                                  School of Probability and Statistics . . 40--41
                      Anonymous   Puzzle page  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--43
                      Anonymous   Notes and news . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--47
                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
                     A. Huitson   Statistics degree with a difference  . . 6


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 2, Number 1, 1975

                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--2
                  A. F. Bissell   Statistics and technology I.C.I.
                                  (Fibres) Pontypool . . . . . . . . . . . 3--5
                 W. A. Pridmore   Weights & measures --- a story of
                                  European statistics  . . . . . . . . . . 6--16
                 H. L. Back and   
                       A. Riley   A note on the use of a computer in
                                  generating examples for practical
                                  classes in biometry teaching to
                                  non-mathematicians . . . . . . . . . . . 17--18
                    J. M. Dixie   The right tool for the job --- a
                                  personal view of course design . . . . . 19--27
                   D. I. Holmes   Graphical techniques in data analysis    27--31
                 Z. A. Lomnicki   Some remarks on how to find problems
                                  deserving statistical investigation  . . 33--38
               D. C. Barber and   
              P. J. Howlett and   
                    R. C. Smart   Principal component analysis in medical
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--43
                   P. T. Harris   Some statistical aspects of opinion
                                  polling and election forecasting . . . . 44--51
                P. L. Goldsmith   Thirty statistical quotations  . . . . . 52--58
                  P. H. Jackson   Remarks on`connectors' and `unifiers'    59--60
                     A. Huitson   Industrial training for statistical
                                  students . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--62
                   D. I. Holmes   A reply to tag . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--64
                      Anonymous   Quiz No. 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--66
                 D. H. Ward and   
                 R. Anthony and   
                J. B. Copas and   
                  L. S. Goddard   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 67--69

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 2, Number 2, 1975

             A. S. C. Ehrenberg   Mathematics and statistics . . . . . . . 1--6
                  M. W. Sasieni   Entropy and brand switching  . . . . . . 7--13
                    M. J. Maher   The use of statistics and O.R. in
                                  transport planning and engineering . . . 14--19
                  S. E. Bedford   Something for nothing  . . . . . . . . . 20--23
                       Greenman   Some critical thoughts on weights and
                                  measures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--28
               Monica A. Walker   Choosing a sample for opinion polls and
                                  election forecasting . . . . . . . . . . 33--38
                J. D. Griffiths   Simulating the value of $ \phi $ . . . . 39--45
                 O. D. Anderson   Statisticians in the red corner, social
                                  scientists in the blue . . . . . . . . . 46--51
                    A. A. Bligh   On the mathematical content of courses
                                  in applied statistics: calculating the
                                  correlation coefficient  . . . . . . . . 52--64
                   D. I. Homles   Quiz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--67
                   D. Nicholson   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 67


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 3, Number 1, 1976

               Harvey Goldstein   Whose values in educational research?    1--7
                    J. M. Cobby   Statisticians in clover (and other
                                  forage crops)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--14
               J. N. R. Jeffers   Can applied statistics be taught?  . . . 17--29
             E. Swires-Hennessy   Some problems of collecting statistics
                                  at the BSO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--38
                  A. F. Bissell   My kind of statistics: raindrops on
                                  roses and whiskers on kittens  . . . . . 39--43
                    G. W. Smith   The statistician in local government . . 44--51
                 O. D. Anderson   Is seasonally adjusting justified? . . . 52--54
                 Henry R. Neave   The teaching of hypothesis-testing . . . 55--63
                     R. Kapadia   The politics of inflation  . . . . . . . 64--74
                 W. A. Pridmore   Some critical thoughts --- all squared?  75--83
                   P. T. Harris   A reply to Mrs. M. Walker  . . . . . . . 84--85
                      Anonymous   Quiz No. 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86--87
                  P. Sprent and   
               S. C. Pearce and   
                  Denis H. Ward   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 88--90
                      Anonymous   QSN newsletter . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--92
             A. S. C. Ehrenberg   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93--94

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 3, Number 2, 1976

                   C. Chatfield   A Statistical True Story . . . . . . . . 1--18
                 A. P. Haws and   
                       A. Hedge   Some developments in the analysis of
                                  public attitude data . . . . . . . . . . 19--29
                       D. Smale   The role of the industrial statistician  30--38
                      R. E. Bee   The mode of composition of a text  . . . 39--48
                 Henry R. Neave   Nonparametric testing --- why and how    49--58
                 O. D. Anderson   Naive discrimination in time-series
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--66
             M. R. Alderson and   
                     L. Rushton   Information systems in the health
                                  service  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--77
                      T. F. Cox   Optimal policies in the stock market . . 78--88
                  A. A. Le Roux   The need for mathematics in estimating
                                  bias . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89--95
                 P. J. Harrison   My kind of statistics  . . . . . . . . . 96--98
                 O. D. Anderson   Statistical jemmies  . . . . . . . . . . 99--102
                          Kanji   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 103--104


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 4, Number 1, 1977

                  D. V. Lindley   A Survey of Statistical Thought  . . . . 1--17
           Harvey Goldstein and   
                    Gopal Kanji   Statistical ethics . . . . . . . . . . . 18--23
               J. N. R. Jeffers   Discriminant functions: a case study . . 24--38
                   D. J. Finney   Statistics, schools and society  . . . . 39--54
                  A. F. Bissell   The Jacknife . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--64
        Ms. Rosamund Weatherall   Which? statistics  . . . . . . . . . . . 65--74
                       M. Hills   Two statistical problems of importance
                                  in physical anthropology . . . . . . . . 75--82
                   Paul Newbold   My kind of statistics  . . . . . . . . . 83--87
                    D. J. Smith   Teaching Basic Statistics by Mean of
                                  Simulations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--94
                 O. D. Anderson   Tales From the Life of Bath: Dr
                                  Chatfield's Cover  . . . . . . . . . . . 95--102
                   R. Gilohrist   Some comments on the teaching of the
                                  likelihood ratio test  . . . . . . . . . 103--107
               A. Norcliffe and   
                    H. Porteous   Some comments on the need for
                                  mathematics in estimating bias . . . . . 108--110
                      Anonymous   1975 Current index to Statistics . . . . 117

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 4, Number 2, 1977

                        R. Cane   What are Models for? . . . . . . . . . . 1--8
                  G. H. Freeman   The analysis of variance --- has it had
                                  its day? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--15
                  A. F. Bissell   Inconsistency of inspection standards
                                  --- a case study . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--27
                 H. L. Porteous   The saga of the megalithic yard  . . . . 28--39
               J. N. R. Jeffers   Lake district soils  . . . . . . . . . . 40--52
             A. S. C. Ehrenberg   Three Exercises in Data Presentation . . 53--69
                   R. A. Harvey   The contribution of structural change to
                                  manufacturing labour productivity  . . . 70--76
                   J. A. Nelder   My kind of statistics  . . . . . . . . . 77--81
                Suzette Gauvain   The Importance of Statistics and
                                  Epidemiology in Occupational Health  . . 82--101
                 O. R. Anderson   Generalised cost function regression
                                  analysis when the errors are not
                                  normally distributed . . . . . . . . . . 102--115
                      I. Cooper   Seminar on `Mini Computers', Sheffield
                                  8th December 1976  . . . . . . . . . . . 116--119
                          Kanji   Report of a business statistics seminar  120--121
                  D. O. Chanter   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 122--123


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 5, Number 1, 1978

                      P. Sprent   Fashions in applied statistics . . . . . 1--7
            Gordon L. Smith and   
           Christine Michie and   
           James A. Pope Marine   Robust estimators of location  . . . . . 8--21
                  G. H. Freeman   Consultation and research in a
                                  statistics section . . . . . . . . . . . 22--32
                  A. F. Bissell   Nomograms  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--48
                  D. O. Chanter   Communication and the Statistician . . . 49--56
                 M. R. Sampford   My kind of statistics  . . . . . . . . . 57--62
                 W. A. Pridmore   The Motion Picture . . . . . . . . . . . 63--81
                       B. Jones   Some Examples of the Use of an Algorithm
                                  for Constructing Optimal Block Designs   82--92
                 O. D. Anderson   A Note on Analysing Time Series Data
                                  which Accumulate Over Unequal
                                  Observation Intervals  . . . . . . . . . 91--94
                   R. A. Harvey   Factors Affecting Productivity . . . . . 95--110
                      Anonymous   Letters to the Editor: Mr. Kanji . . . . 111--112

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 5, Number 2, 1978

                  A. F. Bissell   An attempt to unify the theory of
                                  quality control procedures . . . . . . . 113--128
                    Peter Cheek   Problems with estimating the rate of
                                  inflation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--136
                  D. M. Thomson   Statistics and the ratemeter . . . . . . 137--145
                   A. Springall   A review of multidimensional scaling . . 146--192
                      M. Slater   Significance tests or Bayesian analysis:
                                  an elementary example  . . . . . . . . . 193--217
                  I. G. Dimming   50 Years of biometry at East Malling Q   218--227
             A. S. C. Ehrenberg   A revised exercise in data processing    228--230
                    I. S. Wells   Probabilistic approach to factual
                                  questions: a real case . . . . . . . . . 231--233
                   Paul Jackson   Letter to the editor . . . . . . . . . . 234--237
               Gopal Kanchi and   
                     A. Huitson   Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)    112


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 6, Number 1, 1979

                  G. H. Freeman   Experimental Design from the Time of
                                  Fisher to the 1970's . . . . . . . . . . 1--6
               Norm A. Campbell   Some Practical Aspects of Canonical
                                  Variate Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--18
               Harvey Goldstein   Age, Period and Cohort Effects --- a
                                  Confounded Confusion . . . . . . . . . . 19--24
                       B. Jones   Cluster Analysis of Some Social Survey
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--56
                  Trevor F. Cox   Probability and Special Relativity . . . 57--65
                   C. Chatfield   A Report on the 1978 I.O.S. Conference
                                  on Time-Series Analysis  . . . . . . . . 66--72
                B. Mitchell and   
             E. Swires-Hennessy   The Census of Production and its Uses    73--88
                 C. I. Phillips   Treatment of Myopia  . . . . . . . . . . 89--100
                   C. Chatfield   Letter to the Editor . . . . . . . . . . 101--102

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 6, Number 2, 1979

                   S. C. Pearce   The Fisherian Field Trial Today  . . . . 103--111
                  A. F. Bissell   Life Distribution of Expendable
                                  Components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112--136
                 M. J. R. Healy   Does Medical Statistics Exist? . . . . . 137--182
               J. N. R. Jeffers   Exploratory Data Analysis of Tabulated
                                  Information  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183--194
                K. F. Jones and   
                         N. Kay   Pearl's Law and the Growth of the
                                  Scottish National Party  . . . . . . . . 195--214
               R. A. Harvey and   
                      S. Morris   Output Measures for Productivity
                                  Comparisons  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215--221
                   C. Chatfield   Letter to the Editor . . . . . . . . . . 222


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 7, Number 1, 1980

                     H. P. Wynn   Should Statistics Be Professionalized?   1--9
                     G. V. Dyke   Covariance and Field Experiments . . . . 10--21
                       K. Ryder   But How Was the Experiment Done? . . . . 22--33
                J. D. Avery and   
                    J. S. Baron   A Degree of Difficulty . . . . . . . . . 34--53
                     K. T. Boyd   Multi-Nomial Distributions and
                                  Ratio-Estimates  . . . . . . . . . . . . 54--58
                  Richard Stone   Sigmoids . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--119
                     K. T. Boyd   Should Statistics Be Professionalized? A
                                  Reply to Dr. Wynn  . . . . . . . . . . . 120--123
                 C. I. Phillips   Letter to the Editor . . . . . . . . . . 124

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 7, Number 2, 1980

                  G. H. Freeman   Practical Designs for Eliminating
                                  Positional Effects . . . . . . . . . . . 125--140
                    P. Prescott   A Review of Some Robust Data Analysis
                                  and Multiple Outlier Detection
                                  Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--158
                S. M. Lewis and   
                     A. M. Dean   Factorial Experiments in Resolvable
                                  Generalized Cyclic Designs . . . . . . . 159--167
                    Byron Jones   The Computer As a Statistical Consultant 168--195
                  A. F. Bissell   The Reference Test in the UK Average
                                  Quantity System  . . . . . . . . . . . . 196--202
                    P. C. Bravo   Sampling Inspection By Variables With
                                  Known Variance . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203--222
              K. L. Q. Read and   
                A. A. Noura and   
                   R. R. Harris   Survival Analysis for a Sequenced
                                  Clinical Trial With Covariates . . . . . 223--266
              P. F. Chapman and   
                    J. G. Fryer   Birth Weight and the Linear Statistical
                                  Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267--306


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 8, Number 1, 1981

                    R. Thompson   Some Recent Developments in the Analysis
                                  and Design of Quantitative Genetic
                                  Experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--11
                 M. J. R. Healy   A Subroutine Library for Statisticians   12--25
                   J. M. Dickey   Expert Uncertainty and the Use of
                                  Subjective-Probability Models  . . . . . 26--56
                P. T. Represent   Anagramatic Decomposition or I Go to Mop
                                  Canadian Matrices  . . . . . . . . . . . 57--61
              J. R. Ashford and   
                 Alison Wearing   The Assessment of Industrial Health
                                  Hazards on the Basis of Observational
                                  Data --- Some Statistical Pitfalls . . . 62--81
                   Eryl Shirley   Problems Relating to Experimental Design
                                  and Procedures in Laboratory Studies on
                                  Animals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82--90
                G. Cockayne and   
                   G. Kanji and   
                       W. Tyson   The Collection and Use of Sample Data on
                                  Public Transport Demand  . . . . . . . . 91--108
                  Andrew Bercai   A Proposal to Resolve a Potential
                                  Procedural Inconsistency Affecting Some
                                  Parameters in Statistical Inference  . . 109--114
                    P. C. Bravo   Amendments and Corrections Sampling
                                  Inspection by Variables with Known
                                  Variance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116--117
                      Anonymous   A new Open University statistics course  118--119

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 8, Number 2, 1981

              Brian English and   
                  Peter Freeman   Prehistoric Scottish Fish Bones  . . . . 120--133
                    Frank Yates   Rothamsted in the 1930s  . . . . . . . . 134--156
                    G. K. Kanji   History of the Development of Statistics
                                  in India . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157--167
                      T. Sharot   A Problem in Survey Design --- Changing
                                  the Sampling Frame . . . . . . . . . . . 168--178
               Dougal Hutchison   The Use of Statistics in Government
                                  Decision-Making With Particular
                                  Reference to the Reports of Royal
                                  Commissions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 179--223
                     R. P. Hope   Computer Simulation of a Simple
                                  Hypothesis Test a Useful Tool When
                                  Teaching a First Statistics Course . . . 224--230
                   F. R. Oliver   Process Time, Pearl's Law, and the
                                  Scottish National Party  . . . . . . . . 231--237
                    S. C. Darby   The Assessment of Industrial Health
                                  Hazards --- Some Comments on the Paper
                                  by J. R. Ashford and Alison Wearing  . . 238--244
                     A. Huitson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245--247


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 9, Number 1, 1982

                  A. F. Bissell   Ordered Random Fractions for
                                  Chronological Sampling . . . . . . . . . 1--4
                   Andrew Kirby   Analysis of Variance in a Descriptive
                                  Context: a Geographic Example  . . . . . 5--15
             D. M. Titterington   Irreverent Bayes . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--18
                   Jan Vegelius   A Note On the Tie Problem for the
                                  Siegel--Tukey Non-Parametric Dispersion
                                  Test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--23
                  R. J. Gadsden   Statistical Analysis of Cometary Data    24--36
                 Henry R. Neave   Teaching Hypothesis-Testing By
                                  Simulation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--40
                Colin Thunhurst   Measuring the Health Consequence of
                                  Social and Economic Policy . . . . . . . 41--59
                   E. Shoesmith   A Note On Bercai's `Proposal to Resolve
                                  A Potential Procedural Inconsistency'    60--66
                  N. Barker and   
                 R. J. Hews and   
                 A. Huitson and   
                  J. Poloniecki   The Two Period Cross Over Trial  . . . . 67--115
                   J. S. Barron   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 117--118
                     B. Darekar   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--121
                      Alan Reid   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--124
                   Alan Huitson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--126
               J. N. R. Jeffers   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--128

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 9, Number 2, 1982

                P. L. Goldsmith   Using Statistics in Man-Made Fibres
                                  Research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--145
              Agnee M. Herzberg   An Example of the Use of Andrews' Plots
                                  to Detect Time Variations in Model
                                  Parameters and to Detect Outlying
                                  Observations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146--154
                  A. F. Bissell   Work-In-Progress Audit . . . . . . . . . 155--164
                 Henry R. Neave   A New Look at an Old Test  . . . . . . . 165--178
               John S. Croucher   Anglo--Australian Test Cricket
                                  Dismissals 1946--1980  . . . . . . . . . 179--193
                  J. France and   
                     A. P. Haws   A Model for Developing a Recreation
                                  Strategy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194--211
                  G. F. Raggett   A Stochastic Model of the Eyam Plague    212--225
                     H. L. Back   Multiple Choice Answers Generated By
                                  Computer for Service Courses in
                                  Statistics --- a Useful Compromise On
                                  the Chore of `Calculation to Aid the
                                  Understanding' . . . . . . . . . . . . . 226--230
                    M. C. James   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--232
                   Alan Buitson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--235
                   D. I. Holmes   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 236--237
                    R. C. Hoare   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238--239
                     B. Darekar   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240--241
                   T. Subba Rao   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 242--245


Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 10, Number 1, 1983

                  Paul A. Games   Use of Contrasts in a Design of
                                  Experiments --- Anova Course . . . . . . 1--17
                Janet Riley and   
                  I. Bekele and   
              Brenda Shrewsbury   How an Analysis of Variance is Affected
                                  by the Degree of Precision of the Data   18--43
                   F. R. Oliver   Imports and the EEC --- Some Regression
                                  Estimates Compared . . . . . . . . . . . 44--50
                        D. Holt   Living With a Model  . . . . . . . . . . 51--86
                  A. F. Bissell   Grouping of Breaks on a Textile Machine  87--96
                Roland E. Ubogu   Forecasting Nigerian Governments
                                  Expenditures: a Multiple Regression
                                  Approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--124
                  G. F. Raggett   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--127
                    G. K. Kanji   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--129
                   Alan Huitson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--131
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131--132
                   D. I. Holmes   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--133
                      Alan Reid   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133--135

Bulletin in Applied Statistics (BIAS)
Volume 10, Number 2, 1983

                  G. H. Freeman   Consultancy and Research in Biometrics
                                  --- Some Thoughts Inspired By Reading
                                  the Biography of R. A. Fisher  . . . . . 138--157
             Byron J. T. Morgan   Illustration of Three-Dimensional
                                  Surfaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158--166
            D. D. V. Morgan and   
              J. L. Zambrano R.   Teaching Statistics to Agricultural
                                  Engineering Students in Mexico . . . . . 167--174
                 M. J. Campbell   Spectral Analysis Applied to
                                  Physiological Signals in Human Subjects  175--193
            Stephen T. Buckland   Monte Carlo Methods for Confidence
                                  Interval Estimation Using the Bootstrap
                                  Technique  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194--212
                     Chyau Tuan   Sample Survey Methods and Family Income
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--230
                 H. L. Back and   
                   P. W. Murphy   A Note on Derived Means of Scaled Data   231--239
                Douglas Liddell   On the Distributions of $ X^2 $ and $F$  240--242
                 L. R. Matthews   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 244--247
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 247--249
                      Alan Reed   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 249--251
                     John Haigh   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--253
                       R. Ahmad   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 253--255


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 11, Number 1, 1984

                  D. O. Chanter   Curtailed sigmoid dose-response models
                                  for fungicide experiments  . . . . . . . 2--11
                   M. R. Clarke   An Analytical Approach to Rounding . . . 12--20
                  T. H. Mangles   The Use of Microcomputers in the
                                  Teaching of Statistics . . . . . . . . . 21--28
            Simon H. Bishop and   
                    Byron Jones   A Review of Higher Order Crossover
                                  Designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--50
                     I. D. Hill   Interpreting `Crazy' Estimates . . . . . 51--53
                   Tony Tricker   Effects of Rounding Data Sampled from
                                  the Exponential Distribution . . . . . . 54--87
                  K. A. Yeomans   Is there an alternative to the European
                                  farm typology? . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--119
                      Anonymous   Book Reviwes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--121
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123--125
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123
                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 11, Number 2, 1984

                 Eamonn Mullins   Statistics, Plato and the real world . . 136--141
                 M. Z. Khan and   
                   M. Ilyas and   
                        I. Saud   Entropy and internal information of
                                  printed Urdu . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142--154
                  Ben Kiregyera   Statistics for small-scale industries in
                                  East Africa: problems of collection and
                                  utilization  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--162
                      S. Loukas   On the delay in publication of papers in
                                  scientific journals  . . . . . . . . . . 163--169
               R. R. Harris and   
                  E. F. Harding   The fiducial argument and Hacking's
                                  Principle of Irrelevance . . . . . . . . 170--181
              G. R. Crocker and   
                   D. E. Wright   Teaching hypothesis tests by simulation:
                                  a problem oriented approach  . . . . . . 182--187
        Michael J. Davidson and   
                   Tony Bendell   Some statistics of statistics  . . . . . 188--224
               M. S. Dhanoa and   
                      J. France   A BASIC program for the evaluation of
                                  the gamma functions  . . . . . . . . . . 225--228
                      Anonymous   Letters to the Editor  . . . . . . . . . 229--230
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--232
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--234
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 234--235


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 12, Number 1, 1985

                  G. H. Freeman   The analysis and interpretation of
                                  interactions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--10
             Peter L. Goldsmith   On opinion polls and multi-party
                                  elections  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--17
                     D. J. Hand   Statistical expert systems: necessary
                                  attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--27
            P. J. A. Howard and   
                   D. M. Howard   The application of ridit analysis to
                                  phenological observations  . . . . . . . 29--35
                   M. S. Silver   Parameter stability and normative market
                                  segmentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--47
                    G. K. Kanji   A mixture model for wind shear data  . . 49--58
         Frank C. Duckworth and   
                 Andrew C. Hill   Brain of Britain: brain or chance? . . . 59--69
                 P. A. Osanaiye   Multiple chain-deferred inspection plans
                                  and their compatibility with the
                                  multiple plans in MIL-STD-105D and
                                  equivalent schemes . . . . . . . . . . . 71--81
                  J. Aleong and   
                      D. Howard   Extensions of the Duncan's Multiple
                                  Range Test for unbalanced data . . . . . 83--90
               B. Kiregyera and   
                S. O. Akach and   
                     Hani Afifi   Application of recapture-sampling
                                  technique to the study of Matatu
                                  transport operations in Nairobi (Kenya)  91--100
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102--103
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103
                     John Bound   Letter to the Editor . . . . . . . . . . 104

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 12, Number 2, 1985

               J. N. R. Jeffers   Data logging in the biological sciences  107--112
              Trevor F. Cox and   
           John P. Birchall and   
                     Henry Wong   Optimising the queuing system for an
                                  ear, nose and throat outpatient clinic   113--126
            Dennis C. Gilliland   On the MacMahon cube law for election
                                  results  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--135
                Eddie Shoesmith   Birth-date distribution and statistical
                                  significance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137--145
                   T. F. Gordon   Statistical simulations on the BBC
                                  microcomputer: significance tests of the
                                  pseudo-random number generator . . . . . 147--155
               J. G. Rowell and   
                  D. E. Walters   A critical appraisal of the analysis of
                                  variance for two-way classifications . . 157--169
                    Ruth Marcus   A truncated sequential procedure for
                                  estimating the means of insect
                                  populations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171--176
                      D. Wilkie   Simple exponential fitting . . . . . . . 177--179
                     Jim Bryant   Operational Research changes: tales from
                                  a parallel universe  . . . . . . . . . . 181--187
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189--190
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189--190
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 190--191
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191--192
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 192
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 192
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 13, Number 1, 1986

                  A. F. Bissell   Not-so-linear regression (part 1)  . . . 3--11
               Anil K. Bera and   
              Colin R. Mckenzie   Alternative forms and properties of the
                                  score test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13--25
               J. L. Fresen and   
                   J. W. Fresen   Estimating the parameter in the Pauling
                                  equation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--37
              Wieslaw Madry and   
            Walerian Piotrowski   Analysis of the combining ability of two
                                  parental groups in incomplete diallel
                                  crosses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--48
             Laban A. J. Ogallo   Stochastic modelling of regional annual
                                  rainfall anomalies in East Africa  . . . 49--56
                      D. Wilkie   Orthogonal comparisons for Fourier
                                  analysis within mixed level factorial
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--66
                Leslie T. Oxley   Box--Cox power transformations and the
                                  demand for money functions in France,
                                  Germany, Italy and The Netherlands . . . 67--75
                       K. Ryder   Numerical tables: guidelines for
                                  presentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--88
                I. Heinrich and   
                B. Sweetman and   
              J. A. D. Anderson   Application of an empirically derived
                                  classification of `non-specific' low
                                  back pain  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89--96
            David Eurof Walters   A note on the economical application of
                                  the `exact' test for a contingency table 97--104
                      D. Wilkie   Polynomial and Fourier fits to diurnal
                                  variations in ambient temperatures in
                                  Bechuanaland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105--110
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113--114
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114--115
                      Anonymous   Announcement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 13, Number 2, 1986

                D. Harrison and   
                G. K. Kanji and   
                  R. J. Gadsden   Analysis of variance for circular data   123--138
                   S. C. Pearce   Defective data in the analysis of
                                  variance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139--147
            Thomas H. Wonnacott   Bayesian and Classical hypothesis
                                  testing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--157
         Timothy J. Novotny and   
              Lyman L. Mcdonald   Model selection using discriminant
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159--165
                Ruth Marcus and   
                      B. Raccah   Model for the spread of non-persistent
                                  virus diseases . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167--175
               Esben Hòg   Estimation of a pure death process with
                                  an application to withdrawals and
                                  resumptions of automobile insurances . . 177--186
       Jacqueline S. Galpin and   
             Douglas M. Hawkins   Variable subset selection for optimal
                                  regression prediction at a specified
                                  point  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--198
                John H. Herbert   Data analysis of sales of natural gas to
                                  households in the United States  . . . . 199--211
            Brian Mcculloch and   
                  Tony Van Zijl   Direct test of Harville's multi-entry
                                  competitions model on race-track betting
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--220
                   F. R. Oliver   Direct least squares estimation of
                                  Phillips's function  . . . . . . . . . . 221--225
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227--228
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229--230
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 228
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 230
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231
                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 14, Number 1, 1987

                  A. F. Bissell   Not-so-linear regression (part 2)  . . . 3--13
                Ruth Marcus and   
                 R. Salomon and   
                  M. Bar-Joseph   The distribution of citrus tristeza
                                  virus in citrus groves in Israel . . . . 15--21
                   R. O. Okafor   Maximum likelihood estimation from
                                  incomplete data  . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--33
             Gerald J. Hahn and   
             Michael B. Cockrum   Adapting control charts to meet
                                  practical needs: a chemical processing
                                  application  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--52
                   S. C. Pearce   Some simple algorithms for the analysis
                                  of variance with non-orthogonal block
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--59
             Raymond T. Stefani   Applications of statistical methods to
                                  American football  . . . . . . . . . . . 61--73
         Z. Seyda Deligonul and   
                A. Erhan Mergen   Dependence bias in conventional p-charts
                                  and its correction with an approximate
                                  lot quality distribution . . . . . . . . 75--81
                      D. Wilkie   Analysis of factorial experiments and
                                  least squares polynomial fitting by the
                                  method of orthogonal polynomials for any
                                  spacing of the levels of the independent
                                  variables  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83--89
                       M. Singh   A non-normal class of distribution
                                  function for dose-binary response curve* 91--97
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99--100
                      Anonymous   Announcement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102--103
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 14, Number 2, 1987

                  G. A. Barnard   What influences influence? . . . . . . . 107--116
                 R. Dennis Cook   Influence assessment . . . . . . . . . . 117--131
                Seymour Geisser   Influential observations, diagnostics
                                  and discovery tests  . . . . . . . . . . 133--142
                 T. M. F. Smith   Influential observations in survey
                                  sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 143--152
                M. J. Greenacre   Influential analysis and presentation of
                                  survey data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153--164
               M. C. Shewry and   
                     H. P. Wynn   Maximum entropy sampling . . . . . . . . 165--170
            J. Munoz-Garcia and   
       J. L. Moreno-Rebollo and   
              A. Pascual-Acosta   Detecting outliers in s-multinomial
                                  distributions through adjusted residuals 171--176
             U. Balasooriya and   
                  Y. K. Tse and   
                     Y. S. Liew   An empirical comparison of some
                                  statistics for identifying outliers and
                                  influential observations in linear
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 177--184
              Michael Greenacre   I.D.A. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 14, Number 3, 1987

                  A. F. Bissell   Not-so-linear regression (part 3)  . . . 189--194
               Thomas Wonnacott   Confidence intervals or hypothesis
                                  tests? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195--201
           Bob Van Der Laan and   
                   Johan Koerts   A logit model for the probability of
                                  having non-zero expenses for medical
                                  services during a year . . . . . . . . . 203--217
              Ron S. Kenett and   
             David M. Steinberg   Some experiences teaching factorial
                                  design in introductory statistics
                                  courses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 219--227
            T. M. M. Farley and   
                 I. T. Jolliffe   Measures of association for two-way
                                  contingency tables: two case studies . . 229--237
                   W. K. Li and   
                    H. Wong and   
                      Y. V. Hui   Fractional modelling on emergency room
                                  attendance data  . . . . . . . . . . . . 239--249
               O. Bouhaddou and   
                C. H. Obled and   
                 Tuan Pham Dinh   Principal component analysis and
                                  interpolation of stochastic processes:
                                  methods and simulation . . . . . . . . . 251--267
                A. Kinsella and   
                       A. Dunne   Quantitative assessment of a lung tumour
                                  treatment using a multiple regression
                                  spline model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 269--273
         U. L. Gouranga Rao and   
              Alan Yuk-Pang Tam   An empirical study of selection and
                                  estimation of alternative models of the
                                  Lorenz curve . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 275--280
           Z. W. Kmietowicz and   
             H. M. K. Rwamasaka   Some problems in the calculation of
                                  indices of industrial production in
                                  developing countries: the case of
                                  Uganda, 1963--71 . . . . . . . . . . . . 281--295
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--299
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--300
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 15, Number 1, 1988

               J. N. R. Jeffers   Biometrics: achievement and potential    5--17
                   C. Chatfield   What is the `best' method of
                                  forecasting? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--38
                    P. Pack and   
             I. T. Jolliffe and   
                B. J. T. Morgan   Influential observations in principal
                                  component analysis: a case study . . . . 39--52
                   M. Singh and   
                    B. Gilliver   Statistical analysis of intercropping
                                  data using a correlated error structure  53--61
              Douglas G. Bonett   Estimating the number of defects under
                                  imperfect inspection . . . . . . . . . . 63--67
        Patricia M. Rudolph and   
                  Marvin Karson   The effect of unequal priors and unequal
                                  misclassification costs on MDA . . . . . 69--83
              William F. Roller   Adjusted variables: an important tool
                                  for teaching regression in the
                                  applications curricula . . . . . . . . . 85--95
                  A. F. Bissell   Control chart limits for attributes and
                                  events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--105
                     A. Huitson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107--108
                    Simon Kirby   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--109
                     A. Huitson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109--110
                      Anonymous   Announcement of Special Issue:
                                  `Statistical methods in digital image
                                  processing'  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111
                 Richard Castle   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107
                      A. Watson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109
              Andrzej Zielinski   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110
                      Anonymous   Corrigenda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111
                      Anonymous   Editorial: Fifteen years of being biased 3

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 15, Number 2, 1988

                   K. V. Mardia   Directional data analysis: an overview   115--122
                   G. S. Watson   The Langevin distribution on high
                                  dimensional spheres  . . . . . . . . . . 123--130
                      H. Arsham   Kuiper's $P$-value as a measuring tool
                                  and decision procedure for the
                                  goodness-of-fit test . . . . . . . . . . 131--135
                     P. E. Jupp   Residuals for directional data . . . . . 137--147
       Parthasarathy Bagchi and   
                  Irwin Guttman   Theoretical considerations of the
                                  multivariate von Mises--Fisher
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--169
            Michael J. Prentice   Using sample principal axes to estimate
                                  small circles and ellipses on the sphere 171--177
              Nigel Smeeton and   
                 Greg Wilkinson   The detection of annual clusters in
                                  individual patterns of parasuicide . . . 179--182
                 John C. Haskey   The relative orientation of addresses of
                                  spouses before their marriage: an
                                  analysis of circular data  . . . . . . . 183--195
                D. Harrison and   
                    G. K. Kanji   The development of analysis of variance
                                  for circular data  . . . . . . . . . . . 197--223
                  Andrew Lawson   On tests for spatial trend in a
                                  non-homogeneous Poisson process  . . . . 225--234
                    R. M. Clark   An evaluation by simulation of
                                  alternative estimators for the marginal
                                  Fisher distribution  . . . . . . . . . . 235--246
               John T. Kent and   
                 David E. Tyler   Maximum likelihood estimation for the
                                  wrapped Cauchy distribution  . . . . . . 247--254
                  Andrew Lawson   Fitting the von Mises distribution using
                                  \tt glim . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 255--260
                      G. Miller   Software Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . 263--264
                      C. Bishop   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261
                      C. Bishop   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261
                     A. Huitson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 262
                    Sumit Patel   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 262
                   Alan Hiutson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 263

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 15, Number 3, 1988

                   M. Singh and   
                    G. K. Kanji   Fitting a non-linear model with errors
                                  in both variables and its application    267--274
                    J. T. Barry   An investigation of statistical matching 275--283
       Christy Chuang-Stein and   
              Steven F. Francom   Some simple log-linear models for the
                                  analysis of ordinal response data  . . . 285--294
             P. A. Osanaiye and   
                 S. A. Alebiosu   Effects of industrial inspection errors
                                  on some plans that utilise the
                                  surrounding lot information  . . . . . . 295--304
              A. F. Bissell and   
               R. J. Williamson   Successive difference tests-theory and
                                  interpretation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 305--323
                 M. K. Williams   An intelligent system for experimental
                                  design-some ideas  . . . . . . . . . . . 325--333
                 Tommy Johnsson   Bootstrap multiple test procedure  . . . 335--339
            John H. Herbert and   
                Phillip S. Kott   Robust variance estimation in linear
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--345
                Mike Baxter and   
              Richard Stevenson   Discriminating between the Poisson and
                                  negative binomial distributions: an
                                  application to goal scoring in
                                  Association football . . . . . . . . . . 347--354
               A. Chowdhury and   
                 U. Balasooriya   Atypical observations in linear models   355--362
                      Y. K. Tse   Assessing Lund's critical values for
                                  testing for outliers in linear
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 363--366
               A. F. Rashed and   
                    M. Metwally   Simulated and unbiased reliability
                                  sampling plans . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367--379
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 16, Number 1, 1989

                   S. C. Pearce   The size of a comparative experiment . . 3--6
                  A. F. Bissell   Interpreting mean squares in saturated
                                  fractional designs . . . . . . . . . . . 7--18
                   D. A. Preece   Factorial experimentation in
                                  second-order Latin cubes . . . . . . . . 19--24
                 A. Hossain and   
                     D. N. Naik   Detection of influential observations in
                                  multivariate regression  . . . . . . . . 25--37
                   Alan Huitson   Problems with Procrustes analysis  . . . 39--45
             Tertius De Wet and   
                John Fresen and   
                    Jill Fresen   The test for logical order in English
                                  language testing . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--54
               L. M. Haines and   
                W. P. Munoz and   
             C. J. Van Gelderen   ARIMA modelling of birth data  . . . . . 55--67
                  J. J. Tai and   
              Keh-Min Chiou and   
              Chun-Jean Lee and   
                 Lung-An Li and   
               Po-Chang Lee and   
                   Shan-Yie Liu   Index typing of HLA serological data . . 69--75
               J. Subramani and   
               K. N. Ponnuswamy   A non-iterative least squares estimation
                                  of missing values in experimental
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--86
           V. Soundararajan and   
              R. Vijayaraghavan   On designing multiple deferred state
                                  sampling (MDS-1 (0, 2)) plans involving
                                  minimum risks  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--94
                       J. Berny   New concepts in deterministic growth
                                  curve forecasting  . . . . . . . . . . . 95--120
                      Anonymous   Announcement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121--122

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 16, Number 2, 1989

                   K. V. Mardia   Markov models and Bayesian methods in
                                  image analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--130
           Richard C. Dubes and   
                   Anil K. Jain   Random field models in image analysis    131--164
        David R. Brillinger and   
         Kenneth H. Downing and   
          Robert M. Glaeser and   
                    Guy Perkins   Combining noisy images of small
                                  crystalline domains in high resolution
                                  electron microscopy  . . . . . . . . . . 165--175
                M. C. Jones and   
                B. W. Silverman   An orthogonal series density estimation
                                  approach to reconstructing positron
                                  emission tomography images . . . . . . . 177--191
                  R. Molina and   
                   B. D. Ripley   Using spatial models as priors in
                                  astronomical image analysis  . . . . . . 193--206
              Ulf Grenander and   
           Daniel Macrae Keenan   Towards automated image understanding    207--221
               Glen Barnett and   
                Susan Crowe and   
             Malcolm Hudson and   
              Pui-Lam Leung and   
        Khairil Notodiputro and   
          Richard Proudfoot and   
                      John Sims   The use of small scale prototypes in
                                  image reconstruction from projections    223--242
                 B. Roy Frieden   Stochastic approaches to inversion
                                  problems in optics . . . . . . . . . . . 243--266
                    W. Qian and   
             D. M. Titterington   On the use of Gibbs Markov chain models
                                  in the analysis of images based on
                                  second-order pairwise interactive
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267--281
            Wojciech Pieczynski   Estimation of context in random fields   283--290
                      Anonymous   Abstracts  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 291--292
                      Anonymous   Abstracts News: rankings for research in
                                  statistical theory . . . . . . . . . . . 293--294
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 295--296
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--299
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--300
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--300
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300--301
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 301--302
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 295
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                      Anonymous   Book Reivew  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 301

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 16, Number 3, 1989

                        P. Erto   Reliability assessments by repair shops
                                  via maintenance data . . . . . . . . . . 303--313
                Ruth Marcus and   
               Hovav Talpaz and   
               Moshe Bar-Joseph   A model for the spread and control of
                                  citrus tristeza virus disease  . . . . . 315--320
       Christy Chuang-Stein and   
                 R. John Weaver   An evaluation of therapeutic synergism
                                  using linear logit models  . . . . . . . 321--329
                  C. Oludhe and   
                      L. Ogallo   Statistical characteristics of the
                                  surface wind speeds over Kenya . . . . . 331--344
                 A. Veevers and   
               M. C. K. Tweedie   Examples of the application of matrix
                                  factors of a design matrix . . . . . . . 345--354
         Shrikant I. Bangdiwala   The teaching of the concepts of
                                  statistical tests of hypotheses to
                                  non-statisticians  . . . . . . . . . . . 355--361
                       M. Singh   Estimation of land equivalent ratios . . 363--371
               M. R. Srinivasan   An algorithm for inverting matrices
                                  whose elements are polynomials . . . . . 373--375
                      M. O. Ojo   Analysis of some prison data . . . . . . 377--383
           A. J. Baczkowski and   
                   K. V. Mardia   A test of spatial independence . . . . . 385--389
                 J. S. Dagpunar   A compact and portable Poisson random
                                  variate generator  . . . . . . . . . . . 391--393
                   Julian Besag   Digital Image Processing: Towards
                                  Bayesian image analysis  . . . . . . . . 395--407
             Peter Clifford and   
                R. D. Middleton   Reconstruction of polygonal images . . . 409--422
               K. V. Mardia and   
               T. J. Hainsworth   Digital Image Processing: Statistical
                                  aspects of moment invariants in image
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 423--435
                      Anonymous   Letter to the Editor . . . . . . . . . . 437--438
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 439
                  Andrew Lawson   Fitting the von Mises distribution using
                                  \tt GLIM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 442
                  Andrew Lawson   On tests for spatial trend in a
                                  non-homogeneous Poisson process  . . . . 441


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 17, Number 1, 1990

                  G. J. S. Ross   Incomplete variance functions  . . . . . 3--8
               Z. W. Kmietowicz   The significance of the lead in opinion
                                  polls  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--30
                  A. R. Tricker   The effect of rounding on the
                                  significance level of certain normal
                                  test statistics  . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--38
                Kazuhiro Ohtani   On the use of the Box--Cox
                                  transformation in a linear regression
                                  with a lagged dependent variable . . . . 39--47
              Edward F. McEntee   An economic rectification plan for a
                                  process subject to a random shift into a
                                  persistent defective state . . . . . . . 49--54
                N. Balakrishnan   On the maximum likelihood estimation of
                                  the location and scale parameters of
                                  exponential distribution based on
                                  multiply Type II censored samples  . . . 55--61
              Trevor F. Cox and   
               Khalifa H. Jaber   The generalized likelihood ratio test
                                  for the Behrens--Fisher problem  . . . . 63--71
                 Raymond Okafor   A biweight approach to estimate currency
                                  exchange rate: the Nigerian example  . . 73--82
           V. Soundararajan and   
       S. Devaraj Arumainayagam   Construction and selection of modified
                                  quick switching systems  . . . . . . . . 83--114
          Jeffrey R. Wilson and   
                David L. Turner   A multinomial model for cross classified
                                  data with a measure of dependency  . . . 115--124
              S. C. Agarwal and   
                      M. N. Das   Use of $n$-ary block designs in dialled
                                  crosses evaluation . . . . . . . . . . . 125--131
                 P. S. Gill and   
                 M. L. Tiku and   
               David C. Vaughan   Inference problems in life testing under
                                  multivariate normality . . . . . . . . . 133--147
                S. N. Al-Najjar   Reparametrization and transformation of
                                  a non-linear model relating plant
                                  density and crop yield . . . . . . . . . 149--158
           A. J. Baczkowski and   
                   K. V. Mardia   Prediction based upon maximizing squared
                                  correlation for stationary processes and
                                  simple kriging . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159--164
                 J. S. Dagpunar   Sampling from the von Mises distribution
                                  via a comparison of random numbers . . . 165--168
                     D. J. Hand   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172--173
                S. F. Blinkhorn   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173--174
                   Alan Huitson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171
                      Alan Reid   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172
                     D. J. Hand   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173
                     A. Huitson   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 174
                      Anonymous   Obituary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 169

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 17, Number 2, 1990

                  N. Logothetis   Minute-Accumulating Analysis and life
                                  testing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175--185
                    H. Tong and   
                       P. Dabas   Cluster of time series models: an
                                  example  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--198
             Ralp T. Clarke and   
               J. S. Welton and   
                       M. Ladle   Estimation of larval feeding rates using
                                  normal linear models involving censored
                                  and truncated observations . . . . . . . 199--209
                  A. F. Bissell   The eccentrics of political twittering   211--217
                  A. R. Tricker   The effect of rounding on the power
                                  level of certain normal test statistics  219--228
               M. J. Baxter and   
              H. E. M. Cool and   
                 M. P. Heyworth   Principal component and correspondence
                                  analysis of compositional data: some
                                  similarities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229--235
                K. P. Kalirajan   On the estimation of a regression model
                                  with fixed and random coefficients . . . 237--244
                     D. N. Naik   Prediction intervals for growth curves   245--254
              William F. Roller   Partial-order analysis of fiscal
                                  capacity of states . . . . . . . . . . . 255--262
                  S. Kapoor and   
                    G. K. Kanji   Application of the characterization
                                  theory to the mixture model  . . . . . . 263--270
                P. N. Jones and   
                G. J. Mclachlan   Laplace-normal mixtures fitted to wind
                                  shear data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 271--276
             Geoffrey S. Watson   Permutation tests for the independence
                                  of a scalar and a unit vector  . . . . . 277--281

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 17, Number 3, 1990

              B. S. Everitt and   
                     C. Merette   The clustering of mixed-mode data: a
                                  comparison of possible approaches  . . . 283--297
                  G. J. S. Ross   Estimation problems of non-linear
                                  functional relationships . . . . . . . . 299--306
             P. G. N. Digby and   
                    K. L. Moore   Multivariate analysis of within-group
                                  variability  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--312
                    Ali S. Hadi   Two graphical displays for the detection
                                  of potentially influential subsets in
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 313--327
                  A. R. Tricker   The effect of rounding on the
                                  significance level and power of certain
                                  test statistics for non-normal data  . . 329--340
       Parthasarathy Bagchi and   
                  Irwin Guttman   Spuriosity and outliers in directional
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--350
                 R. A. Ipinyomi   Resolvable row-column designs  . . . . . 351--355
         Demissie Alemayehu and   
                   Kjell Doksum   Using the bootstrap in correlation
                                  analysis, with application to a
                                  longitudinal data set  . . . . . . . . . 357--368
              J. O. Gribbin and   
                  S. I. McClean   Modelling the duration of spells of
                                  withdrawal from a female dominated
                                  labour force . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--381
          Douglas G. Bonett and   
             J. Arthur Woodward   Testing residual normality in the ANOVA
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--387
                 D. N. Hunt and   
                     M. J. Bell   Semi-iterative missing value estimation  389--396
           V. Soundararajan and   
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Construction and selection of multiple
                                  dependent (deferred) state sampling plan 397--409
                Vedula N. Murty   Binomial and Poisson probabilities with
                                  an HP-28S Scientific Advanced Calculator 411--415
                H. Mansouri and   
               Z. Govindarajulu   A class of rank tests for interaction in
                                  two-way layouts  . . . . . . . . . . . . 417--426
             K. Govindaraju and   
                   K. Subramani   Selection of multiple deferred state
                                  MDS-1 sampling plans for given
                                  acceptable quality level and limiting
                                  quality level involving minimum risks    427--434
            John H. Herbert and   
                     Khoan Dinh   An empirical note concerning systematic
                                  measurement errors in regression
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 435--441
                   K. V. Mardia   On longevity and life-line . . . . . . . 443--448
              Gillian M. Arnold   Problems with Procrustes analysis  . . . 449--451
                   Alan Huitson   Comments on: `Problems with Procrustes
                                  analysis' by Gillian M. Arnold . . . . . 451--452


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 18, Number 1, 1991

                     D. J. Hand   Expert system and statistics . . . . . . 1--2
               K. W. Lawson and   
                   P. A. Golder   The use of semantic knowledge to enhance
                                  statistical software . . . . . . . . . . 3--21
         Louis Anthony Cox, Jr.   Knowledge-based resolution of
                                  conflicting expert opinions  . . . . . . 23--34
           S. T. Young Tung and   
             J. H. Schuenemeyer   An expert system for statistical
                                  consulting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--47
                David Biggs and   
             Barry De Ville and   
                        Ed Suen   A method of choosing multiway partitions
                                  for classification and decision trees    49--62
                 Russell Almond   Building blocks for graphical belief
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--76
          Gerda M. Van Den Berg   Ideas of statistical experts on the
                                  choice of an analysis method . . . . . . 77--86
              Peter Hoschka and   
             Willi Klösgen   EXPLORA: content interpretation of data  87--97
              Ronald Visser and   
                 Nelleke Slooff   Knowledge acquisition for a supportive
                                  user interface for correspondence
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99--106
            Ivo W. Molenaar and   
                 Paul Passchier   The Agree Consultant: more agreeable
                                  software?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107--120
           Radovan Krtolica and   
             Ivan Obradovic and   
              Radmilo Bozinovic   SFILTEX: toward an expert system for
                                  time-series filter design  . . . . . . . 121--137
         Lars Rude Andersen and   
          Jens Herman Krebs and   
         Jens Damgaard Andersen   STENO: an expert system for medical
                                  diagnosis based on graphical models and
                                  model search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139--153
       Mary Deutsch-Mcleish and   
                 Paulyn Yao and   
            Tatiana Stirtzinger   A study on the use of belief functions
                                  for medical expert systems . . . . . . . 155--174
                  Paul De Greef   Analysis of co-operation for
                                  consultation systems . . . . . . . . . . 175--184
             Calvin L. Williams   A clinical application of expert system
                                  methodology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185--201

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 18, Number 2, 1991

          Jeffrey R. Wilson and   
              Patrici M. Wilson   A comparison of chi-squared statistics
                                  for testing homogeneity of survey data:
                                  High School and Beyond survey  . . . . . 203--213
                 Shobha Rao and   
             Asawari Kanade and   
                Smita Joshi and   
              Sharayu Paranjape   Application of time series models to
                                  detect regulatory patterns in nitrogen
                                  output of adult rats . . . . . . . . . . 215--232
A. Martín Andrés and   
    J. D. Luna Del Castillo and   
             I. Herranz Tejedor   New critical region tables for Fisher's
                                  exact test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--254
         J. Arthur Woodward and   
              Douglas G. Bonett   Simple main effects in factorial designs 255--264
                  Wing-Kam Fung   A statistical-test-complemented
                                  graphical method for detecting multiple
                                  outliers in two-way tables . . . . . . . 265--274
               Tilak Abeysinghe   A seasonal analysis of Chinese births    275--286
               A. F. O. Bissell   Estimating variation from data with
                                  varying element sizes  . . . . . . . . . 287--295
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297--298
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--299
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--300
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 18, Number 3, 1991

            K. P. Kalirajan and   
            S. K. W. Jayasuriya   Simultaneous testing of regression
                                  disturbances for heteroscedasticity and
                                  non-normality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--312
              R. Srivastava and   
                V. K. Gupta and   
                         A. Dey   Robustness of some designs against
                                  missing data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 313--318
                 S. Chakraborti   Graphical comparison of means with a
                                  standard in the one-way layout . . . . . 319--329
         Joël Chadoeuf and   
            Jean Baptiste Denis   Asymptotic variances for the
                                  multiplicative interaction model . . . . 331--353
                   Ann-Lee Wang   Tau Ngau: an analysis and some
                                  applications of a Chinese dominoes game  355--360
                        C. Raju   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of chain
                                  sampling plans ChSP-4A(c1, c2)r --- Part
                                  1  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361--381
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 19, Number 1, 1992

                 George Box and   
                  Stephen Jones   Split-plot designs for robust product
                                  experimentation  . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--26
               Amode R. Sen and   
               John P. Thompson   Lattice design in the Bow River
                                  Recreation Survey  . . . . . . . . . . . 27--39
                 V. Barnett and   
                   D. E. Wright   Biomedical applications for a
                                  generalized linear functional Poisson
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--47
              A. J. Watkins and   
                   K. V. Mardia   Maximum likelihood estimation and
                                  prediction mean square error in the
                                  spatial linear model . . . . . . . . . . 49--59
                  A. R. Tricker   How the one-way analysis of variance
                                  model is affected by the degree of
                                  precision of the data  . . . . . . . . . 61--73
              Giovanni Radaelli   Using the Cuscore technique in the
                                  surveillance of rare health events . . . 75--81
                        D. Posa   The indicator formalism in spatial
                                  statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83--101
            Ashok K. Bansal and   
                   Pankaj Sinha   Sensitivity of Bayesian sampling
                                  inspection schemes to a non-normal prior
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--109
                   L. I. Pettit   Probabilities that contaminated normal
                                  observations are extreme . . . . . . . . 111--116
                   Wai-Sum Chan   A note on time series model
                                  specification in the presence of
                                  outliers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117--124
                        C. Raju   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of chain
                                  sampling plans ChSP-4A(c1,c2)r-Part 2    125--140
           V. Soundararajan and   
       S. Devaraj Arumainayagam   Some sampling plans with identical
                                  operating characteristic curves  . . . . 141--153
               Sheng G. Shi and   
                    Winson Taam   Non-linear canonical correlation
                                  analysis with a simulated annealing
                                  solution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--165

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 19, Number 2, 1992

                   D. M. Howard   Canonical analysis of soil data  . . . . 171--181
               Peter J. Danaher   An application of canonical expansions
                                  to media exposure distributions  . . . . 183--192
                  A. F. Bissell   Lines through the origin --- is NO INT
                                  the answer?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193--210
                   J. R. Buxton   Some comments on the application of
                                  diagnostic techniques in empirical
                                  modelling  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211--221
            S. Hadzivukovic and   
          E. Nikolic-Djoric and   
                   K. Cobanovic   The choice of perturbation factor in
                                  ridge regression . . . . . . . . . . . . 223--230
             H. A. Howlader and   
                       G. Weiss   Log-logistic survival estimation based
                                  on failure-censored data . . . . . . . . 231--240
             K. Govindaraju and   
                   K. Subramani   Selection of a
                                  tightened-normal-tightened system for
                                  given values of the acceptable quality
                                  level and limiting quality level . . . . 241--250
            Raymond Stefani and   
                 Stephen Clarke   Predictions and home advantage for
                                  Australian rules football  . . . . . . . 251--261
               V. Kuralmani and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Modified tables for the selection of
                                  quick switching systems for values of
                                  the given acceptable quality level and
                                  limiting quality level . . . . . . . . . 263--272
                E. Yamamoto and   
                  T. Yanagimoto   Moment estimators for the beta-binomial
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273--283
         P. D. L. Constable and   
                   K. V. Mardia   Size and shape analysis of palmar
                                  interdigital areas . . . . . . . . . . . 285--292
                   K. V. Mardia   Erratum: Markov models and Bayesian
                                  methods in image analysis  . . . . . . . 293

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 19, Number 3, 1992

            David L. Farnsworth   $r$-Invariant curves for linear
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299--303
               Z. W. Kmietowicz   The significance of the sample lead:
                                  alternative proof  . . . . . . . . . . . 305--308
                      A. Baines   A simplified approach to determination
                                  of optimum conditions experiments  . . . 309--321
             Derrick Joanes and   
                 Christine Gill   Interval estimation of a measure of
                                  diversity  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323--327
           V. Soundararajan and   
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of
                                  conditional double sampling plans  . . . 329--338
           V. Soundararajan and   
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Construction and selection of
                                  tightened-normal-tightened sampling
                                  inspection scheme of type TNT-(n1, n2;
                                  c) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 339--349
                  A. F. Bissell   Mean squares in saturated fractional
                                  designs revisited  . . . . . . . . . . . 351--366
                Subir Ghosh and   
                    Yi-Jing Duh   Determination of optimum experimental
                                  conditions using dispersion main effects
                                  and interactions of factors in
                                  replicated factorial experiments . . . . 367--378
                  Biswanath Das   Small sample properties of a sign test
                                  carried out under a Curtailed Inverse
                                  Sampling Scheme  . . . . . . . . . . . . 379--390
               Sung H. Park and   
                    Hyuk J. Kim   A measure of slope-rotatability for
                                  second order response surface
                                  experimental designs . . . . . . . . . . 391--404
       Deo Kumar Srivastava and   
        Govind S. Mudholkar and   
                 Anil Mudholkar   Assessing the significance of difference
                                  between two quick estimates of location  405--416
                      Anonymous   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 417--418

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 19, Number 4, 1992

            Michael Mcaleer and   
                      Y. K. Tse   The robustness of tests of outliers and
                                  functional form  . . . . . . . . . . . . 427--436
                    Jun Bai and   
         Anthony J. Jakeman and   
                Michael McAleer   Discrimination between nested two- and
                                  three-parameter air pollutant frequency
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437--453
              S. S. Ganguly and   
              U. Naik Nimbalkar   Polytomous logistic model for matched
                                  pairs case-control design: studies with
                                  covariates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 455--464
                  A. R. Tricker   Estimation of parameters for rounded
                                  data from non-normal distributions . . . 465--471
                   M. Singh and   
                G. K. Kanji and   
                 K. S. El-Bizri   A note on inverse estimation in
                                  non-linear models  . . . . . . . . . . . 473--477
              Indrani Basak and   
           William R. Balch and   
                 Prasanta Basak   Skewness: asymptotic critical values for
                                  a test related to Pearson's measure  . . 479--487
                  A. Subbarayan   On the application of a pure cyclic
                                  triple system for plant breeding
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 489--500
                    S. Huda and   
                      M. Shafiq   Minimax designs for estimating the slope
                                  of a second-order response surface in a
                                  cubic region . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 501--507
                 Sadao Tomizawa   A model of symmetry with exponents along
                                  every subdiagonal and its application to
                                  data on unaided vision of pupils at
                                  Japanese elementary schools  . . . . . . 509--512
              Bo Segerstedt and   
                   Hans Nyquist   On the conditioning problem in
                                  generalized linear models  . . . . . . . 513--526
             John M. Stonehouse   Testing for not-at-home bias in social
                                  surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 527--531
                 Telba Z. Irony   Bayesian estimation for discrete
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 533--549
                   J. A. Nelder   Models for curves through the origin . . 551--552


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 20, Number 1, 1993

                Seyda Deligonul   Quick specification of acceptance
                                  sampling plans for dependent attribute
                                  sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--11
                  H. W. Mui and   
                      C. W. Chu   Forecasting the spot price of gold:
                                  combined forecast approaches versus a
                                  composite forecast approach  . . . . . . 13--23
         Lyle D. Broemeling and   
                    Peyton Cook   Bayesian estimation of the mean of an
                                  autoregressive process . . . . . . . . . 25--39
                 Robert J. Boik   Testing additivity in two-way
                                  classifications with no replications:
                                  the locally best invariant test  . . . . 41--55
                 J. C. Gibbings   A generalized iteration method for
                                  deriving multiple regression curves of
                                  non-linear functions . . . . . . . . . . 57--67
          Rune Höglund and   
            Ralf Östermark   Multiple input transfer function noise
                                  modelling in the time and frequency
                                  domain: empirical evidence from Monte
                                  Carlo simulations  . . . . . . . . . . . 69--93
                       J. Gates   Testing for circularity of spatially
                                  located objects  . . . . . . . . . . . . 95--103
                P. Prescott and   
               N. R. Draper and   
                 A. M. Dean and   
                    S. M. Lewis   Mixture designs for five components in
                                  orthogonal blocks  . . . . . . . . . . . 105--117
                P. J. A. Howard   An analysis of the effects of
                                  atmospheric sulphate and ammonium on
                                  soil solution chemistry using median
                                  polishing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--126
                   Geir Storvik   Data reduction by separation of signal
                                  and noise components for multivariate
                                  spatial images . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--136
     J. García-Heras and   
J. Muñoz-García and   
              A. Pascual-Acosta   Criteria for the detection of outliers
                                  in the multinomial model . . . . . . . . 137--142
            Ian T. Jolliffe and   
              Stephen G. Lukudu   The influence of a single observation on
                                  some standard test statistics  . . . . . 143--151
                M. C. South and   
            G. B. Wetherill and   
                     M. T. Tham   Hitch-hiker's guide to genetic
                                  algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153--175
                J. Chadoeuf and   
                 M. Goulard and   
                    S. Pellerin   A Gibbs point process on a finite series
                                  of circles: the insertion of the primary
                                  roots of maize around the stem . . . . . 177--185
                A. P. White and   
                      W. Z. Liu   The jack-knife with a stepwise
                                  discriminant algorithm --- a warning to
                                  BMDP users . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--190
              D. F. Deadman and   
                     D. J. Pyle   The effect of the abolition of capital
                                  punishment upon homicides in Great
                                  Britain: an application of intervention
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191--206
                    J. M. Asher   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 20, Number 2, 1993

               Wai-Yin Poon and   
                Sik-Yum Lee and   
                  P. M. Bentler   Maximum likelihood estimation in a model
                                  with interval data . . . . . . . . . . . 219--227
                   Graham Upton   Testing for outliers in circular data    229--235
                Yu-Min Chen and   
               Evan E. Anderson   Small sample properties of the logit
                                  maximum likelihood estimator: a
                                  simulation study . . . . . . . . . . . . 237--250
           Michael J. Greenacre   Biplots in correspondence analysis . . . 251--269
               C. Kandasamy and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Selection of tightened two-level
                                  continuous sampling plans  . . . . . . . 271--284
                 David F. Percy   Prediction for generalized linear models 285--291
               Z. W. Kmietowicz   Reliability of indices of industrial
                                  production in developing countries: the
                                  case of Zambia, 1980--89 . . . . . . . . 293--309
               Peter M. Burrows   Grouping normal distributions with
                                  unknown parameters . . . . . . . . . . . 311--318
           V. Soundararajan and   
       S. Devaraj Arumainayagam   Characterization of MIL-STD-105D double
                                  sampling plans using normalized OC
                                  curves . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--329
                  B. S. Everitt   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331--332
               Stephen Buckland   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 332--333
              Peter W. F. Smith   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 333--334
                      W. D. Ray   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 334--335
                  Michael Dewey   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 335--336
                 Paul Blackwell   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 336--337
                  D. Kilpatrick   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337--338
                  David J. Hand   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 20, Number 3, 1993

                Winson Taam and   
             Perla Subbaiah and   
                 James W. Liddy   A note on multivariate capability
                                  indices  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 339--351
                  Jon Barry and   
                 Mike Nicholson   Measuring the probability of patch
                                  detection for four spatial sampling
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 353--362
      Kathleen Kocherlakota and   
      Subrahmaniam Kocherlakota   A statistical problem arising in
                                  ascertainment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363--374
              Douglas G. Bonett   Sample size determination for p-charts   375--379
            Michael J. Prentice   Axial regression . . . . . . . . . . . . 381--391
            James A. Koziol and   
               Milton Erman and   
               Boris Pasche and   
            Roza Hajdukovic and   
              Merrill M. Mitler   Assessing a changepoint in a sequence of
                                  repeated measurements with application
                                  to a low-energy emission therapy sleep
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 393--400
                   H. J. Khamis   A comparative study of the $ \delta
                                  $-corrected Kolmogorov--Smirnov test . . 401--421
             K. Govindaraju and   
                   K. Subramani   Selection of multiple deferred
                                  (dependent) state sampling plans for
                                  given acceptable quality level and
                                  limiting quality level . . . . . . . . . 423--428
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 429--430
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 429

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 20, Number 4, 1993

                      J. Jansen   A simple method for fitting a linear
                                  model involving variance components  . . 435--444
                      F. F. Gan   An optimal design of CUSUM control
                                  charts for binomial counts . . . . . . . 445--460
                 A. P. Gore and   
                   V. R. Prayag   Index of marine degradation: log-linear
                                  model approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . 461--466
               V. Kuralmani and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Selection of conditional sampling plans
                                  for given AQL and LQL  . . . . . . . . . 467--479
          Mohammed Ohidul Haque   Problems in estimating non-linear Engel
                                  parameters in the absence of appropriate
                                  grouped means and average elasticity of
                                  variable elasticity Engel functions  . . 481--494
                    C. Raju and   
         M. N. Narasimha Murthy   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of chain
                                  sampling plans ChSP-4A(c1, c2)r --- Part
                                  3  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 495--511
               K. Subramani and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Selection of modified quick switching
                                  systems for given acceptable and
                                  limiting quality levels  . . . . . . . . 513--524
                 Damon Berridge   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 525--526
               Anthony G. Pakes   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 526--527
                 Yasuko Chikuse   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 527--528
                 Damon Berridge   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 528--529


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 21, Number 1--2, 1994

                   K. V. Mardia   Statistics and images 2: overview  . . . 1--5
                 Bing Cheng and   
             D. M. Titterington   A small selection of neural network
                                  methods and their statistical
                                  connections  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--37
                   B. D. Ripley   Neural networks and flexible regression
                                  and discrimination . . . . . . . . . . . 39--57
                     J. Kittler   Statistical pattern recognition in image
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--75
               C. C. Taylor and   
                   R. J. Henery   Comparative trials in classification of
                                  image data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--91
           Pamela C. Cosman and   
             Robert M. Gray and   
              Richard A. Olshen   Vector quantization: clustering and
                                  classification trees . . . . . . . . . . 93--108
               T. F. Cootes and   
               C. J. Taylor and   
               D. H. Cooper and   
                      J. Graham   Image search using trained flexible
                                  shape models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111--139
          Michael I. Miller and   
               Sarang Joshi and   
           David R. Maffitt and   
           James G. Mcnally and   
                  Ulf Grenander   Membranes, mitochondria and amoebae:
                                  shape models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--163
      Jayashree Subrahmonia and   
               Daniel Keren and   
                David B. Cooper   An algebraic and Bayesian technology for
                                  object recognition . . . . . . . . . . . 165--205
                        Jim Kay   Wavelets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209--224
                 Tony Lindeberg   Scale-space theory: a basic tool for
                                  analyzing structures at different scales 225--270
                  S. Z. Der and   
               R. Chellappa and   
                E. J. M. Rignot   Statistical characterization of forward
                                  looking infra-red, laser radar and
                                  synthetic aperture radar imagery . . . . 273--312
               Iain S. Weir and   
                 Peter J. Green   Modelling data from single-photon
                                  emission computerized tomography . . . . 313--337
             R. M. Haralick and   
               E. Dougherty and   
                      J. Ha and   
                 T. Kanungo and   
                  S. Karasu and   
                  C. K. Lee and   
                 L. Rystrom and   
                  V. Ramesh and   
                    I. Phillips   Statistical morphology . . . . . . . . . 341--354
                     D. Lee and   
                       Y. Vardi   Experiments with maximum likelihood
                                  method for image motion deblurring . . . 355--383
                    S. Rabe and   
               K. V. Mardia and   
                    J. F. Boyce   Modelling micro-texture  . . . . . . . . 385--406

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 21, Number 3, 1994

                     D. J. Hand   Assessing classification rules . . . . . 3
             U. Balasooriya and   
                  T. Abeysinghe   Selecting between gamma and Weibull
                                  distributions --- an approach based on
                                  predictions of order statistics  . . . . 17
                 H. K. Preisler   Analysis of the joint action of two
                                  biological compounds on the gypsy moth   29
                K. Luijtens and   
                  F. Symons and   
           M. Vuylsteke-Wauters   Linear and non-linear canonical
                                  correlation analysis: an exploratory
                                  tool for the analysis of
                                  group-structured data  . . . . . . . . . 43
                  B. S. Everitt   Exploring multivariate data graphically:
                                  a brief review with examples . . . . . . 63
                 J. F. Reed and   
                    D. B. Stark   Robustness estimators of location: a
                                  classification of linear and adaptive
                                  estimators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95
                     G. Lovison   Log-linear modelling of data from
                                  matched case-control studies . . . . . . 125
                   M. S. Ridout   A response curve that generalizes the
                                  rectangular hypberbola . . . . . . . . . 143
                    C. Raju and   
                  J. Jothikumar   A design of chain sampling plan ChSP-1
                                  based on Kullback--Leibler information   153
                       J. Berny   New concepts and applications in growth
                                  phenomena  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161
                  N. C. Smeeton   Marking scheme for the test for logical
                                  order in English language testing: is it
                                  fair?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 21, Number 4, 1994

                        R. Lund   Annual arrival cycle of Atlantic
                                  tropical cyclones  . . . . . . . . . . . 195
              L. J. Edwards and   
                      P. K. Sen   Approximating Fisher's information for
                                  the functional measurement error model   205
                 J. Cologne and   
                      R. Sposto   Smooth piecewise linear regression
                                  splines with hyperbolic covariates . . . 221
               C. Kandasamy and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Selection of CSP-V continuous sampling
                                  plans  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235
                H. K. Koesmarno   Heuristic fitting algorithm and
                                  analytical approximation for estimating
                                  linear phase of logistic data  . . . . . 255
                    C. Raju and   
         M. N. Narasimha Murthy   Designing ChSP-4(c1, c2) plans . . . . . 267
            K. P. Kalirajan and   
                    R. T. Shand   Estimating technical efficiency with
                                  non-neutral shift of the frontier  . . . 279
              O. A. Ramirez and   
                 C. B. Moss and   
                  W. G. Boggess   Estimation and use of the inverse
                                  hyperbolic sine transformation to model
                                  non-normal correlated random variables   289
                    A. I. Khuri   Effect of blocking on the estimation of
                                  a response surface . . . . . . . . . . . 305
                      P. Bagchi   Empirical Bayes estimation in
                                  directional data . . . . . . . . . . . . 317
                   G. S. Watson   Distribution of angles between unit
                                  vectors and the multiple comparison
                                  problem for unit vectors . . . . . . . . 327


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 22, Number 1, 1995

                     M. Y. Wong   Robustness of testing the equality of
                                  two slopes in simple structural
                                  relationships  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
           Ralph G. O'Brien and   
                   Marc W. Heft   Discrimination indexes and models for
                                  studying sensory functioning in aging    9
                Ian T. Jolliffe   Rotation of principal components: Choice
                                  of normalization constraints . . . . . . 29--35
                   M. Singh and   
               N. P. Saxena and   
                   M. C. Saxena   Estimation of pinnule area in chickpea
                                  leaves: An errors-in-variables approach  37
                   J. Bunge and   
             M. Fitzpatrick and   
                     J. Handley   Comparison of three estimators of the
                                  number of species  . . . . . . . . . . . 45
             I. T. Jolliffe and   
                   B. Jones and   
                B. J. T. Morgan   Identifying influential observations in
                                  hierarchical cluster analysis  . . . . . 61--80
                  A. J. Scallan   Asymmetric tolerance distributions: An
                                  application of two-piece distributions   81
                 J. F. Reed and   
                    D. B. Stark   Robust analysis of variance: a
                                  simulation study . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--104
   S. Devaraj Arumainayagam and   
               V. Soundararajan   Construction and selection of quick
                                  switching double-sampling system: Sample
                                  size tightening  . . . . . . . . . . . . 105
                    H. Wong and   
                       W. K. Li   Portmanteau test for conditional
                                  heteroscedasticity, using ranks of
                                  squared residuals  . . . . . . . . . . . 121
               S. M. Watson and   
                 E. Redfern and   
                   S. Clark and   
                   M. Tight and   
                      N. Davies   An influence method for outlier
                                  detection applied to time series traffic
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135
               Z. W. Kmietowicz   Exact distribution of the sample lead    151--161
                Ram Mudambi and   
                Larry W. Taylor   Some non-parametric tests for duration
                                  dependence: An application to UK
                                  business cycle data  . . . . . . . . . . 163
                   A. D. Gordon   Local transformation of facial features  179

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 22, Number 2, 1995

               Jorge Cadima and   
                Ian T. Jolliffe   Loadings and correlations in the
                                  interpretation of principal components   203--214
                Yuejen Zhao and   
                    Andy H. Lee   Assessment of influence in non-linear
                                  measurement error models . . . . . . . . 215--225
               J. N. R. Jeffers   The statistician and the computer  . . . 227
                  A. R. Tricker   Effect on Bayesian inference of the
                                  degree of precision of recorded data . . 235
        S. D. Arumainayagam and   
               V. Soundararajan   Construction and evaluation of matched
                                  quick switching systems  . . . . . . . . 245
               Peter W. M. John   Patterns in residuals for $ 2^n $
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 253--259
                    C. Raju and   
         M. N. Narasimha Murthy   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of chain
                                  sampling plans ChSP-4A(c1, c2)r --- Part
                                  4  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261
             Geoffrey S. Watson   $ U^2_n $ test for uniformity of
                                  discrete distributions . . . . . . . . . 273--276
           Heleno Bolfarine and   
             Manuel Galea Rojas   Structural comparative calibration using
                                  the EM algorithm . . . . . . . . . . . . 277
                David J. Finney   Statistical science and effective
                                  scientific communication . . . . . . . . 293
                 D. N. Hunt and   
                          E. Li   Loss of efficiency in spoilt experiments 309

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 22, Number 3, 1995

               Lisa H. Ying and   
       Friedrich Pukelsheim and   
               Norman R. Draper   Slope rotatability over all directions
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331--341
               Lisa H. Ying and   
       Friedrich Pukelsheim and   
               Norman R. Draper   Slope rotatability over all directions
                                  designs for $ k \geq 4 $ . . . . . . . . 343--354
                   S. C. Pearce   Cubic lattices . . . . . . . . . . . . . 355
                    R. Chen and   
              O. Hawaleshka and   
                   D. R. Strong   Analytical approach for determining the
                                  cost optimum raw material quality level  375
                    C. Raju and   
         M. N. Narasimha Murthy   Minimum risks chain sampling plans
                                  (ChSP-4(c1, c2)) indexed by acceptable
                                  quality level and limiting quality level 389
        V. S. Sampath Kumar and   
                    P. Vasantha   Continuous inspection of Markov
                                  processes with a clearance interval  . . 427

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 22, Number 4, 1995

                K. F. Jones and   
               N. W. Taylor and   
                    E. B. Fosam   Statistical approaches for the
                                  reliability of structural designs  . . . 443
                K. F. Jones and   
                   I. Marrs and   
                   J. Young and   
                     C. Townend   Investigation and improvement of a
                                  process for vacuum-formed ceramic fibre
                                  composites, using a fractional 2''
                                  experimental design  . . . . . . . . . . 459
  F.-J. Vázquez-Polo and   
    A. Hernández Bastida   Behaviour of the posterior error rate
                                  with partial prior information in
                                  auditing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 469--476
            K. P. Kalirajan and   
                   M. B. Obwona   Estimating individual response
                                  coefficients in varying coefficients
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 477
                B. H. Joshi and   
       U. V. Naik-Nimbalkar and   
             S. R. Deshmukh and   
            A. D. Dharmadhikari   Prediction of failure --- a case study   485
          Ravindra Khattree and   
               Dayanand N. Naik   Statistical tests for random effects in
                                  staggered nested designs . . . . . . . . 495
                     D. Wallach   Empirical Bayes optimal fertilizer
                                  decisions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 507
            Hirokazu Takada and   
                 Aman Ullah and   
                    Yu-Min Chen   Estimation of the seemingly unrelated
                                  regression model when the error
                                  covariance matrix is singular  . . . . . 517
                Kenneth Carling   Starting values for the iterative
                                  maximum likelihood estimator in survival
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 531
                   Rajaram Gana   Ridge regression estimation of the
                                  linear probability model . . . . . . . . 537

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 22, Number 5/6, November, 1995

                      Anonymous   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 553
         Kenneth H. Pollock and   
          Michael J. Conroy and   
               William S. Hearn   Separation of hunting and natural
                                  mortality using ring-return models: An
                                  overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 557--566
             Charles M. Francis   Estimating survival rates from
                                  recoveries of birds ringed as young: a
                                  case study . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 567--578
           Annette Hoffmann and   
                John R. Skalski   Inferential properties of an
                                  individual-based survival model using
                                  release-recapture data: Sample size,
                                  validity and power . . . . . . . . . . . 579--596
            E. A. Catchpole and   
              S. N. Freeman and   
                B. J. T. Morgan   Modelling age variation in survival and
                                  reporting rates for recovery models  . . 597--610
              K. P. Burnham and   
             D. R. Anderson and   
                    G. C. White   Selection among open population
                                  capture-recapture models when capture
                                  probabilities are heterogeneous  . . . . 611--624
           Bruce H. Pugesek and   
              Chris Nations and   
            Kenneth L. Diem and   
                   Roger Pradel   Mark-resighting analysis of a California
                                  gull population  . . . . . . . . . . . . 625--640
                    S. E. Piper   A model of the ring-recovery reporting
                                  process for the Cape Griffon Gyps
                                  coprotheres  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 641--660
         Kenneth H. Pollock and   
         Christine M. Bunck and   
       Scott R. Winterstein and   
                  Chiu-Lan Chen   A capture-recapture survival analysis
                                  model for radio-tagged animals . . . . . 661--672
            Joel A. Schmutz and   
              David H. Ward and   
          James S. Sedinger and   
                Eric A. Rexstad   Survival estimation and the effects of
                                  dependency among animals . . . . . . . . 673--682
          Arie J. van Noordwijk   On bias due to observer distribution in
                                  the analysis of data on natal dispersal
                                  in birds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 683--694
               Roger Pradel and   
                 Evan Cooch and   
                     Fred Cooke   Transient animals in a resident
                                  population of snow geese: Local
                                  emigration or heterogeneity? . . . . . . 695--710
         Carl James Schwarz and   
             Barbara Ganter and   
               Branta Leucopsis   Estimating the movement among staging
                                  areas of the barnacle goose (Branta
                                  leucopsis) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 711--724
           Mark S. Lindberg and   
          James S. Sedinger and   
                Eric A. Rexstad   Estimating nest site fidelity of adult
                                  female black brant with multi-state
                                  modeling and geographic information
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 725--736
                Jay B. Hestbeck   Bias in transition-specific survival and
                                  movement probabilities estimated using
                                  capture-recapture data . . . . . . . . . 737--750
         William L. Kendall and   
               James D. Nichols   On the use of secondary
                                  capture-recapture samples to estimate
                                  temporary emigration and breeding
                                  proportions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 751--762
              Michael J. Conroy   Comparison of programs MULT, ESTIMATE
                                  and BROWNIE  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 763--774
                  R. Pradel and   
             A.-M. Reboulet and   
                  A. Viallefont   Testing hypotheses and estimating
                                  survival from capture histories with CR  775--784
            A. Neil Arnason and   
                Carl J. Schwarz   POPAN-4: Enhancements to a system for
                                  the analysis of mark-recapture data from
                                  open populations . . . . . . . . . . . . 785--800
                E. A. Catchpole   MATLAB: An environment for analyzing
                                  ring-recovery and recapture data . . . . 801--816
                S. Legendre and   
                     J. Clobert   ULM, a software for conservation and
                                  evolutionary biologists  . . . . . . . . 817--834
           James D. Nichols and   
             William L. Kendall   The use of multi-state capture-recapture
                                  models to address questions in
                                  evolutionary ecology . . . . . . . . . . 835--846
            Anne Viallefont and   
              Evan G. Cooch and   
                     Fred Cooke   Estimation of trade-offs with
                                  capture-recapture models: a case study
                                  on the lesser snow goose . . . . . . . . 847--862
           Thomas E. Martin and   
               Jean Clobert and   
              David R. Anderson   Return rates in studies of life history
                                  evolution: Are biases large? . . . . . . 863--876
                Jay B. Hestbeck   Population study and management of
                                  Atlantic Flyway Canada geese . . . . . . 877--890
                     Tibor Szep   Survival rates of Hungarian sand martins
                                  and their relationship with Sahel
                                  rainfall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 891--904
           William J. Peach and   
       Humphrey Q. P. Crick and   
               John H. Marchant   The demography of the decline in the
                                  British willow warbler population  . . . 905--922
                N. J. Aebischer   Investigating the effects of hunting on
                                  the survival of British pigeons and
                                  doves by analysis of ringing recoveries  923--934
           David F. DeSante and   
          Kenneth M. Burton and   
           James F. Saracco and   
                Brett L. Walker   Productivity indices and survival-rate
                                  estimates from MAPS, a continent-wide
                                  programme of constant-effort
                                  mist-netting in North America  . . . . . 935--948
               David F. Desante   Suggestions for future directions for
                                  studies of marked migratory landbirds
                                  from the perspective of a practitioner
                                  in population management and
                                  conservation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 949--966
             Stephen R. Baillie   Uses of ringing data for the
                                  conservation and management of bird
                                  populations: a ringing scheme
                                  perspective  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 967--988
                     J. Clobert   Capture-recapture and evolutionary
                                  ecology: a difficult wedding?  . . . . . 989--1008
        Jean-Dominique Lebreton   The future of population dynamic studies
                                  using marked individuals: a
                                  statistician's perspective . . . . . . . 1009--1030
                 V. Bauchau and   
            A. J. Van Noordwijk   Comparison of survival estimates
                                  obtained from three different methods of
                                  recapture in the same population of the
                                  great tit  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1031--1038
                 Andreas Kaiser   Estimating turnover, movements and
                                  capture parameters of resting passerines
                                  in standardized capture-recapture
                                  studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1039--1048
          Grey W. Pendleton and   
                  John R. Sauer   Delineating bird populations using ring
                                  recoveries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1049--1056
             Kalev Rattiste and   
                Vilju Lilleleht   Survival rates of breeding common gulls
                                  in Estonia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1057--1062
           Deanna K. Dawson and   
              John R. Sauer and   
               Paul A. Wood and   
             Mauro Berlanga and   
           Marcia H. Wilson and   
            Chandler S. Robbins   Estimating bird species richness from
                                  capture and count data . . . . . . . . . 1063--1068
                J. C. Senar and   
                   J. L. Copete   Mediterranean house sparrows (\em Passer
                                  domesticus) are not used to freezing
                                  temperatures: an analysis of survival
                                  rates  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1069--1074
             Charles M. Francis   How useful are recoveries of North
                                  American passerines for survival
                                  analyses?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1075--1081
                      Anonymous   Title-page, Volume Contents and Author
                                  Index, 1995  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1083


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 23, Number 1, February 1, 1996

               George E. P. Box   Role of statistics in quality and
                                  productivity improvement . . . . . . . . 3--20
              S. G. Gilmour and   
                        R. Mead   Fixing a factor in the sequential design
                                  of two-level fractional factorial
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--30
            Todd L. Walton, Jr.   Fill-in of missing data in univariate
                                  coastal data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--40
           Philippe Castagliola   Optimized algorithms for computing
                                  Wilcoxon's $ T_n $, Wilcoxon's $ W_{m,
                                  n} $ and Ansari-Bradley's $ A_{m, n} $
                                  statistics when $m$ and $n$ are small    41--57
       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
           Vera Lucia Damasceno   Extreme value regression models: a
                                  useful reparameterization for the
                                  survival function  . . . . . . . . . . . 59--68
          R. Vijayaraghavan and   
               V. Soundararajan   Procedures and tables for the selection
                                  of tightened-normal-tightened (TNT-$ (n;
                                  c_1, c_2)$) sampling schemes . . . . . . 69--80
                Kwok-Leung Tsui   A critical look at Taguchi's modelling
                                  approach for robust design . . . . . . . 81--96
              Steven B. Caudill   Maximum likelihood estimation in a model
                                  with interval data: a comment and
                                  extension  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--104
              Giovanni Radaelli   Detection of an unknown increase in the
                                  rate of a rare event . . . . . . . . . . 105--114
   S. Devaraj Arumainayagam and   
               V. Soundararajan   Sampling systems indexed by the
                                  crossover point  . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--124
              Ron S. Kenett and   
                   Moshe Pollak   Data-analytic aspects of the
                                  Shiryayev-Roberts control chart:
                                  Surveillance of a non-homogeneous
                                  Poisson process  . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--137
               K. V. Mardia and   
           A. J. Baczkowski and   
                    X. Feng and   
                  P. A. Millner   A study of three-dimensional curves  . . 139--148
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 23, Number 2/3, June 1, 1996

               J. N. R. Jeffers   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 163--164
                Peter Young and   
           Stuart Parkinson and   
                   Matthew Lees   Simplicity out of complexity in
                                  environmental modelling: Occam's razor
                                  revisited  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165--210
                    R. Moss and   
                 D. C. Catt and   
             N. G. Bayfield and   
                   D. D. French   The application of decision theory to
                                  sustainable management of an upland
                                  Scottish estate  . . . . . . . . . . . . 211--230
               Amarjot Kaur and   
                G. P. Patil and   
             Susan J. Shirk and   
                Charles Taillie   Environmental sampling with a
                                  concomitant variable: a comparison
                                  between ranked set sampling and
                                  stratified simple random sampling  . . . 231--255
        Timothy G. Gregoire and   
           Oliver Schabenberger   A non-linear mixed-effects model to
                                  predict cumulative bole volume of
                                  standing trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . 257--272
              G. H. Freeman and   
                S. D. Jacka and   
              J. E. H. Shaw and   
                    J. Q. Smith   Modelling the management of underground
                                  water assets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273--284
             Edwin J. Green and   
         William E. Strawderman   A Bayesian growth and yield model for
                                  slash pine plantations . . . . . . . . . 285--300
           Andrew B. Lawson and   
          Natalie W. Harrington   The analysis of putative environmental
                                  pollution gradients in spatially
                                  correlated epidemiological data  . . . . 301--310
               R. T. Clarke and   
                M. T. Furse and   
               J. F. Wright and   
                        D. Moss   Derivation of a biological quality index
                                  for river sites: Comparison of the
                                  observed with the expected fauna . . . . 311--332
            Stuart G. Coles and   
                  Francesca Pan   The analysis of extreme pollution
                                  levels: a case study . . . . . . . . . . 333--348
                   John F. Bell   Application of classification trees to
                                  the habitat preference of upland birds   349--360
             Mike Nicholson and   
                      Jon Barry   Survey design for detecting patches  . . 361--368

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 23, Number 4, August 1, 1996

                         W. Liu   Some group sequential procedures for
                                  comparing several treatments with a
                                  control  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--383
             Gabriel Huerta and   
                 Manuel Mendoza   A Bayesian approach to sample size
                                  selection in a multiple hypotheses test
                                  for the Bernoulli model  . . . . . . . . 385--394
                       S. Chinn   Choosing a transformation  . . . . . . . 395--404
                   Wing K. Fung   The dependence of voter shares under a
                                  two-vote system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 405--412
               R. A. Sugden and   
             T. M. F. Smith and   
                    R. P. Brown   Chao's list sequential scheme for
                                  unequal probability sampling . . . . . . 413--421
                H. K. Koesmarno   Class-size percentile transformation for
                                  reconstructing a distribution function   423--434
                  S. Cherry and   
                J. Banfield and   
                   W. F. Quimby   An evaluation of a non-parametric method
                                  of estimating semi-variograms of
                                  isotropic spatial processes  . . . . . . 435--449
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451
                         W. Liu   Some group sequential procedures for
                                  comparing several treatments with a
                                  control  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1000--1001

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 23, Number 5, October 1, 1996

                     Mark Evans   Aspects of maximum likelihood estimation
                                  of asymmetric growth curves  . . . . . . 467--492
          Göran Arnoldsson   Optimal allocation for linear
                                  combinations of linear predictors in
                                  generalized linear models  . . . . . . . 493--505
            Hammou El Barmi and   
              Ian R. Harris and   
             Ayanendranath Basu   Statistical inference concerning
                                  weighted Poisson rates under some
                                  natural order restrictions . . . . . . . 507--514
                  S. K. Tse and   
                   Geoffrey Tso   Efficiencies of maximum likelihood
                                  estimators under censoring in life
                                  testing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 515--524
              P. S. Hammond and   
                     P. Rothery   Application of computer sampling in the
                                  estimation of seal diet  . . . . . . . . 525--534
                 Myung Geun Kim   Local influence in multivariate normal
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 535--542
                  Rose D. Baker   Testing for space--time clusters of
                                  unknown size . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 543--554
                David J. Finney   A note on the history of regression  . . 555--558
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 559

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 23, Number 6, December 1, 1996

               J. N. R. Jeffers   Multivariate analysis of a reference
                                  collection of elm leaves . . . . . . . . 571--588
                  Jong Hyup Lee   Estimation for the autoregressive moving
                                  average process observed with noise  . . 589--599
           Hyean-Seok Jeong and   
               Jong-In Park and   
                   Bong-Jin Yum   Development of $ (r, T) $ hybrid
                                  sampling plans for exponential lifetime
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 601--608
              S. R. Lindsay and   
                 G. R. Wood and   
                 R. C. Woollons   Modelling the diameter distribution of
                                  forest stands using the Burr
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 609--620
            Philip A. Scarf and   
             Patrick J. Laycock   Estimation of extremes in corrosion
                                  engineering  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 621--644
               K. K. Suresh and   
                 T. B. Ramkumar   Selection of a sampling plan indexed
                                  with maximum allowable average outgoing
                                  quality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 645--654
               K. V. Mardia and   
                 A. Coombes and   
               J. Kirkbride and   
                  A. Linney and   
                    J. L. Bowie   On statistical problems with face
                                  identification from photographs  . . . . 655--676
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 677
                      Anonymous   Title-page, Volume Contents and Author
                                  Index, 1996  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 681


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 1, February 1, 1997

          Sangit Chatterjee and   
                Matthew Laudato   Gender and performance of world-class
                                  athletes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--10
                P. L. H. Yu and   
                         K. Lam   How to predict election winners from a
                                  poll . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--23
        Philip Hans Franses and   
                    Bart Hobijn   Critical values for unit root tests in
                                  seasonal time series . . . . . . . . . . 25--47
                    C. Raju and   
                  J. Jothikumar   Procedures and tables for the
                                  construction and selection of chain
                                  sampling plans $ {\rm ChSP}$-$ 4 A(c_1,
                                  c_2)r$. V  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--76
                       Ken Hung   A comparison of two large sample
                                  confidence intervals for a proportion: A
                                  Monte Carlo simulation . . . . . . . . . 77--83
    Dhaifalla K. Al-Mutairi and   
              Satish K. Agarwal   Distributions of the lifetimes of system
                                  components operating under an unknown
                                  common environment . . . . . . . . . . . 85--96
              M. C. Agrawal and   
                  A. B. Sthapit   Hierarchic predictive ratio-based and
                                  product-based estimators and their
                                  efficiency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--104
            Sergio R. Munoz and   
         Shrikant I. Bangdiwala   Interpretation of Kappa- and $B$
                                  statistics measures of agreement . . . . 105--112
               Warren Gilchrist   Modelling with quantile distribution
                                  functions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113--122
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 2, April 1, 1997

               L. I. Pettit and   
                   J. L. Palmer   Seasonal patterns of fertility measures:
                                  a Bayesian approach  . . . . . . . . . . 139--146
                P. Prescott and   
               N. R. Draper and   
                S. M. Lewis and   
                     A. M. Dean   Further properties of mixture designs
                                  for five components in orthogonal blocks 147--156
                    Tapio Nummi   Estimation in a random effects growth
                                  curve model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157--168
              K. E. Basford and   
            G. J. Mclachlan and   
                     M. G. York   Modelling the distribution of stamp
                                  paper thickness via finite normal
                                  mixtures: The 1872 Hidalgo stamp issue
                                  of Mexico revisited  . . . . . . . . . . 169--180
                   Y. Eric Shao   Multiple intervention analysis with
                                  application to sales promotion data  . . 181--192
             Martin Schader and   
               Friedrich Schmid   Power of tests for uniformity when
                                  limits are unknown . . . . . . . . . . . 193--205
           V. Soundararajan and   
                A. L. Christina   Selection of single sampling variables
                                  plans based on the minimum angle . . . . 207--218
         M. Mahibbur Rahman and   
               Z. Govindarajulu   A modification of the test of Shapiro
                                  and Wilk for normality . . . . . . . . . 219--235
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 3, June 1, 1997

                  L. H. Kao and   
                 S. Chakraborti   One-sided sign-type non-parametric
                                  procedures for comparing treatments with
                                  a control in a randomized complete block
                                  design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--264
                 H. H. Chen and   
                S. W. Duffy and   
                L. Tabár   A mover-stayer mixture of Markov chain
                                  models for the assessment of
                                  dedifferentiation and tumour progression
                                  in breast cancer . . . . . . . . . . . . 265--278
                  C. V. Rao and   
                S. Hari Krishna   A graphical method for testing the
                                  equality of several variances  . . . . . 279--288
                   Anita Ghatak   Unit roots and structural breaks: The
                                  case of India 1900--1988 . . . . . . . . 289--300
                   H. J. Khamis   The $ \delta $-corrected
                                  Kolmogorov--Smirnov test for the
                                  two-parameter Weibull distribution . . . 301--317
            Herbert Büning   Robust analysis of variance  . . . . . . 319--332
J. Muñoz-García and   
      R. Pino-Mejías and   
J. M. Muñoz-Pichardo and   
       M. D. Cubiles-De-La-Vega   Identification of outlier bootstrap
                                  samples  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 333--342
                    Jill Johnes   Inter-university variations in
                                  undergraduate non-completion rates: a
                                  statistical analysis by subject of study 343--362
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 4, August 1, 1997

         Charles R. Katholi and   
       Anthony Merriweather and   
              Thomas R. Unnasch   An analysis of variance type test for
                                  comparing clusters of DNA sequences
                                  based on randomization test
                                  methodologies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--382
                  Shragga Irmay   The relationship between Zipf's law and
                                  the distribution of first digits . . . . 383--393
          Ravindra Khattree and   
           Dayanand N. Naik and   
                Robert L. Mason   Estimation of variance components in
                                  staggered nested designs . . . . . . . . 395--408
             Eric D. Schoen and   
                  Kirsten Wolff   Design and analysis of a fractional 41
                                  31 25 split-plot experiment  . . . . . . 409--420
     Carmen O. Acuña and   
                Joseph Horowitz   A statistical approach to the resolution
                                  of point sources . . . . . . . . . . . . 421--435
             M. L. Aggarwal and   
                    A. Goel and   
                S. R. Chowdhury   Catalogue of group structures for
                                  two-level fractional factorial designs   437--452
    Raviprakash R. Salagame and   
              Russell R. Barton   Factorial hypercube designs for spatial
                                  correlation regression . . . . . . . . . 453--474
                 Nien Fan Zhang   Detection capability of residual control
                                  chart for stationary process data  . . . 475--492

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 5, October 1, 1997

                Thaddeus Tarpey   Estimating principal points of
                                  univariate distributions . . . . . . . . 499--512
               I. L. Dryden and   
               K. V. Mardia and   
                   A. N. Walder   Review of the use of context in
                                  statistical image analysis . . . . . . . 513--538
             Reay-Chen Wang and   
                  Chung-Ho Chen   Minimum average fraction inspected for
                                  continuous sampling plan CSP-1 under
                                  inspection error . . . . . . . . . . . . 539--548
             Gilles R. Ducharme   Consistent selection of the actual model
                                  in regression analysis . . . . . . . . . 549--558
            E. Ayuga Tellez and   
            C. Ayuga Tellez and   
         C. Gonzalez Garcia and   
             E. Martinez Falero   Estimation of, non-parametric regression
                                  in the analysis of the anti-inflammatory
                                  activity of diverse extracts of
                                  Sideritis foetens  . . . . . . . . . . . 559--572
                  Wieslaw Madry   A statistical approach to multivariate
                                  evaluation of diversity with respect to
                                  quantitative characteristics in cereal
                                  germplasm collections  . . . . . . . . . 573--588
              Russell A. Boyles   Using the chi-square statistic to
                                  monitor compositional process data . . . 589--602
               Hisashi Tanizaki   Power comparison of non-parametric
                                  tests: Small-sample properties from
                                  Monte Carlo experiments  . . . . . . . . 603--632

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 24, Number 6, December 1, 1997

             Raymond T. Stefani   Survey of the major world sports rating
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 635--646
              E. M. Qannari and   
                 E. Vigneau and   
                     M. Semenou   New approach in biased regression  . . . 647--658
               Murari Singh and   
                  Michael Jones   Estimating time to detect time trends in
                                  continuous cropping  . . . . . . . . . . 659--670
                 M. A. Kaboudan   Non-traditional analysis of stock
                                  returns  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 671--688
              S. Balamurali and   
             M. Kalyanasundaram   Determination of an attribute single
                                  sampling scheme  . . . . . . . . . . . . 689--696
                Vic Barnett and   
                    Karen Moore   Best linear unbiased estimates in
                                  ranked-set sampling with particular
                                  reference to imperfect ordering  . . . . 697--710
                    A. I. Khuri   Quantile dispersion graphs for analysis
                                  of variance estimates of variance
                                  components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 711--722
                    Ram Mudambi   Estimating turning points using
                                  polynomial regression  . . . . . . . . . 723--732
        Eileen M. O'Donnell and   
             G. Geoffrey Vining   Mean squared error of prediction
                                  approach to the analysis of a combined
                                  array  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 733--746
                      Anonymous   Contents and Author Index: Volume 24,
                                  1997 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 747
                      Anonymous   Contents, Volume 24, 1997  . . . . . . . 748
                      Anonymous   Index of authors, Volume 24, 1997  . . . 751


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 1, February, 1998

                      Anonymous   Editorial: 25 years of Applied
                                  Statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--22
            Eric M. Hillson and   
             Jack H. Reeves and   
          Charlotte A. McMillan   A statistical signalling model for use
                                  in surveillance of adverse drug reaction
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--40
              Sang-Jun Park and   
                   Bong-Jin Yum   Optimal design of accelerated life tests
                                  under modified stress loading methods    41--62
         John M. Stonehouse and   
               Guy J. Forrester   Robustness of the $t$ and $U$ tests
                                  under combined assumption violations . . 63--74
              Siu-Keung Tse and   
                 Hak-Keung Yuen   Expected experiment times for the
                                  Weibull distribution under progressive
                                  censoring with random removals . . . . . 75--83
               Wai-Yuan Tan and   
               Si Chin Tang and   
                   Sho Rong Lee   Estimation of HIV seroconversion and
                                  effects of age in the San Francisco
                                  homosexual population  . . . . . . . . . 85--102
             K. Govindaraju and   
                  S. Balamurali   Chain sampling plan for variables
                                  inspection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--109
               Hongzhu Qiao and   
                Chris P. Tsokos   Best efficient estimates of the
                                  intensity function of the power law
                                  process  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111--120
                  M. Yahyah and   
                  A. Baines and   
                   D. N. Joanes   Graphical approach to model adequacy
                                  based on exact and near replicates . . . 121--129
                J. E. Toler and   
                  P. M. Burrows   Genotypic performance over environmental
                                  arrays: a non-linear grouping protocol   131--143
                 Myung Geun Kim   Local influence on a test of linear
                                  hypothesis in multiple regression model  145--152

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 2, April 1, 1998

              C. A. Glasbey and   
                   K. V. Mardia   A review of image-warping methods  . . . 155--171
              Edvin Bredrup and   
                  Li-Chun Zhang   Imperfectly shuffled decks in bridge . . 173--179
                James A. Koziol   A non-parametric index of tracking . . . 181--191
            James W. Taylor and   
                  Derek W. Bunn   Combining forecast quantiles using
                                  quantile regression: Investigating the
                                  derived weights, estimator bias and
                                  imposing constraints . . . . . . . . . . 193--206
          A. B. M. Zohrul Kabir   Estimation of Weibull distribution
                                  parameters for irregular interval group
                                  failure data with unknown failure times  207--219
                 Mukhtar M. Ali   Probability models on horse-race
                                  outcomes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221--229
                   K. V. Mardia   Fisher's repeated normal integral
                                  function and shape distributions . . . . 231--235
          Dalton F. Andrade and   
                Julio M. Singer   Profile analysis for randomized complete
                                  block experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . 237--244
                      Jin Zhang   Tests for multiple upper or lower
                                  outliers in an exponential sample  . . . 245--255
                  Jin Zhang and   
                    Xueren Wang   Unmasking test for multiple upper or
                                  lower outliers in normal samples . . . . 257--261
             D. R. Anderson and   
              K. P. Burnham and   
                    G. C. White   Comparison of Akaike information
                                  criterion and consistent Akaike
                                  information criterion for model
                                  selection and statistical inference from
                                  capture-recapture studies  . . . . . . . 263--282
         Victor M. Guerrero and   
                Edmundo Berumen   Forecasting electricity consumption with
                                  extra-model information provided by
                                  consumers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283--299

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 3, June 1, 1998

        Hans-Joachim Mittag and   
                Dietmar Stemann   Gauge imprecision effect on the
                                  performance of the X-S control chart . . 307--317
                Duolao Wang and   
                    Mike Murphy   Use of a mixture model for the analysis
                                  of contraceptive-use duration among
                                  long-term users  . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--332
            Michael Sherman and   
      F. Michael Speed, Jr. and   
               F. Michael Speed   Analysis of tidal data via the blockwise
                                  bootstrap  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 333--340
          R. Vijayaraghavan and   
               V. Soundararajan   Design and evaluation of skip-lot
                                  sampling inspection plans with
                                  double-sampling plan as the reference
                                  plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--348
                D. K. Ghosh and   
                    S. C. Bagui   Identification of confounded design and
                                  its interactions . . . . . . . . . . . . 349--356
              M. M. Shoukri and   
               M. Attanasio and   
                 J. M. Sargeant   Parametric versus semi-parametric models
                                  for the analysis of correlated survival
                                  data: a case study in veterinary
                                  epidemiology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357--374
       Christopher Todd Edwards   Non-parametric procedure for knockout
                                  tournaments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375--385
             Sadao Tomizawa and   
                Takashi Seo and   
              Hideharu Yamamoto   Power-divergence-type measure of
                                  departure from symmetry for square
                                  contingency tables that have nominal
                                  categories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 387--398
             K. Govindaraju and   
                S. Ganesalingam   Zero acceptance number quick switching
                                  system for compliance sampling . . . . . 399--407
           F. Javier Trivez and   
                  Javier Nievas   Analyzing the effects of level shifts
                                  and temporary changes on the
                                  identification of ARIMA models . . . . . 409--424
                     Stan Z. Li   Bayesian object matching . . . . . . . . 425--443

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 4, August 1, 1998

             K. Govindaraju and   
                  S. Balamurali   Tightened single-level continuous
                                  sampling plan  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451--461
                     Fritz Efaw   Test of alternative strike settlement
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 463--474
                   Anita Ghatak   Aggregate consumption functions for
                                  India: a cointegration analysis under
                                  structural changes, 1919--86 . . . . . . 475--488
                      Gary Koop   Carbon dioxide emissions and economic
                                  growth: a structural approach  . . . . . 489--515
          Alexei Dmitrienko and   
               Z. Govindarajulu   The `demon' problem of Youden:
                                  Exponential case . . . . . . . . . . . . 517--523
                 Alan D. Hutson   Direct estimation of the percentile
                                  `$p$-value' for the one-sample median
                                  test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 525--533
                  C. D. Lai and   
             K. Govindaraju and   
                         M. Xie   Effects of correlation on fraction
                                  non-conforming statistical process
                                  control procedures . . . . . . . . . . . 535--543
                   Alan Veevers   Viability and capability indexes for
                                  multi-response processes . . . . . . . . 545--558
                 Nien Fan Zhang   Estimating process capability indexes
                                  for autocorrelated data  . . . . . . . . 559--574
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 575

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 5, October 1, 1998

                   Anita Ghatak   Vector autoregression modelling and
                                  forecasting growth of South Korea  . . . 579--592
                 Larisa Matejic   Testing for brain anomalies: a
                                  hippocampus study  . . . . . . . . . . . 593--600
                M. Hosseini and   
            R. G. Carpenter and   
                    K. Mohammad   Identification of outlying height and
                                  weight data in the Iranian National
                                  Health Survey 1990--92 . . . . . . . . . 601--612
            Philip Prescott and   
               Norman R. Draper   Mixture designs for constrained
                                  components in orthogonal blocks  . . . . 613--638
                James Carpenter   Assessing parameter uncertainty via
                                  bootstrap likelihood ratio confidence
                                  regions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 639--649
              James F. Reed III   Contributions to adaptive estimation . . 651--669
               M. J. Baxter and   
                     N. H. Gale   Testing for multivariate normality via
                                  univariate tests: a case study using
                                  lead isotope ratio data  . . . . . . . . 671--683
         Christine A. Ribic and   
               Thomas W. Miller   Evaluation of alternative model
                                  selection criteria in the analysis of
                                  unimodal response curves using CART  . . 685--698
           Christine Gunter and   
             Colin Rallings and   
               Michael Thrasher   Calculating the total vote where the
                                  district magnitude is greater than one:
                                  a test of some algorithms using British
                                  local election data  . . . . . . . . . . 699--706
         Uditha Balasooriya and   
               Sutaip L. C. Saw   Reliability sampling plans for the
                                  two-parameter exponential distribution
                                  under progressive censoring  . . . . . . 707--714
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 715

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 25, Number 6, December 1, 1998

             Vladimir Brajkovic   Mechanics of microelectronics examined
                                  by design of experiments techniques  . . 723--731
             Reay-Chen Wang and   
                  Chung-Ho Chen   Minimum average fraction inspected for
                                  short-run CSP-1 plan . . . . . . . . . . 733--738
                      Ling Chen   Improved penalized mean for estimating
                                  the mean concentration of contaminants   739--750
          Brenton R. Clarke and   
                     Toby Lewis   An outlier problem in the determination
                                  of ore grade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 751--762
                 Xavier De Luna   Projected polynomial autoregression for
                                  prediction of stationary time series . . 763--775
              Reza Modarres and   
            Joseph L. Gastwirth   Hybrid test for the hypothesis of
                                  symmetry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 777--783
                Yoshikazu Ojima   General formulae for expectations,
                                  variances and covariances of the mean
                                  squares for staggered nested designs . . 785--799
                W. L. Pearn and   
                     K. S. Chen   New generalization of process capability
                                  index $ C_{pk} $ . . . . . . . . . . . . 801--810
                   Graham Upton   Rounding halves  . . . . . . . . . . . . 811--816
          Grace Montepiedra and   
                Danny Myers and   
                  Arthur B. Yeh   Application of genetic algorithms to the
                                  construction of exact $D$-optimal
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 817--826
                D. K. Ghosh and   
               Naimesh R. Desai   Robustness of complete diallel crosses
                                  plans to the unavailability of one block 827--837
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 839
                      Anonymous   Title-page, Volume Contents and Author
                                  Index, 1998  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 843


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 1, January 1, 1999

               Saling Huang and   
                Morton B. Brown   A Markov chain model for longitudinal
                                  categorical data when there may be
                                  non-ignorable non-response . . . . . . . 5--18
                 L. Y. Chan and   
                   M. K. Sandhu   Optimal orthogonal block designs for a
                                  quadratic mixture model for three
                                  components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--34
               Wai-Sum Chan and   
            Siu Hung Cheung and   
                       Ka Ho Wu   Exact joint forecast regions for vector
                                  autoregressive models  . . . . . . . . . 35--44
     Guadalupe Gómez and   
                   M. Luz Calle   Non-parametric estimation with doubly
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--58
               W. J. Krzanowski   Antedependence models in the analysis of
                                  multi-group high-dimensional data  . . . 59--67
        Donald E. K. Martin and   
              James F. Troendle   Paired comparison models applied to the
                                  design of the Major League baseball
                                  play-offs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--80
                    Glen Meeden   Interval estimators for the population
                                  mean for skewed distributions with a
                                  small sample size  . . . . . . . . . . . 81--96
            Seymour Geisser and   
               Teddy Seidenfeld   Remarks on the `Bayesian' method of
                                  moments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--101
                Peter Young and   
                 Diego Pedregal   Recursive and en-bloc approaches to
                                  signal extraction  . . . . . . . . . . . 103--128
            M. F. Ramalhoto and   
                      M. Morais   Shewart control charts for the scale
                                  parameter of a Weibull control variable
                                  with fixed and variable sampling
                                  intervals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--160

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 2, February 1, 1999

             Joseph Brian Adams   Predicting pickle harvests using a
                                  parametric feed-forward neural network   165--176
              Nedret Billor and   
                   R. M. Loynes   An application of the local influence
                                  approach to ridge regression . . . . . . 177--183
                   K. Kalirajan   Stochastic varying coefficients gravity
                                  model: an application in trade analysis  185--193
                  L. S. Kaushik   Partial diallel crosses based on three
                                  associate class association schemes  . . 195--201
           Scott J. Richter and   
                 Mark E. Payton   Nearly exact tests in factorial
                                  experiments using the aligned rank
                                  transform  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203--217
            James W. Hughes and   
               Elizabeth Savoca   Accounting for censoring in duration
                                  data: an application to estimating the
                                  effect of legal reforms on the duration
                                  of medical malpractice disputes  . . . . 219--228
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Procedure for the selection of CSP-M
                                  one-level skip-lot sampling inspection
                                  plans that have a single sampling plan
                                  with acceptance number zero as the
                                  reference plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229--233
                 Sture Holm and   
              Kerstin Wiklander   Simultaneous estimation of location and
                                  dispersion in two-level fractional
                                  factorial designs  . . . . . . . . . . . 235--242
           Peter S. Wludyka and   
                Peter R. Nelson   Two non-parametric,
                                  analysis-of-means-type tests for
                                  homogeneity of variances . . . . . . . . 243--256
               K. K. W. Yau and   
                   S. K. Ng and   
               M. T. Cheung and   
                     M. C. Tung   Estimation of surgeon effects in the
                                  analysis of post-operative colorectal
                                  cancer patients data . . . . . . . . . . 257--272
             P. J. Harrison and   
                   I. C. H. Lai   Statistical process control and model
                                  monitoring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273--292

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 3, March 1, 1999

        Uttam Bandyopadhyay and   
                   Atanu Biswas   Sequential-type nonparametric test using
                                  Mann--Whitney statistics . . . . . . . . 301--308
             Reay-Chen Wang and   
                  Chung-Ho Chen   Designing a variable sampling plan based
                                  on Taguchi's loss function . . . . . . . 309--313
                G. Galliani and   
               F. Filippini and   
                   F. Screpanti   A queuing-theory-based approach to
                                  evaluate the efficiency of a network of
                                  automated stations and of a
                                  communication system . . . . . . . . . . 315--326
             U. S. Pasaribu and   
               A. G. Hawkes and   
               S. J. Wainwright   Statistical assumptions underlying the
                                  fitting of the Michaëlis-Menten equation  327--341
                 Alan D. Hutson   Calculating nonparametric confidence
                                  intervals for quantiles using fractional
                                  order statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . 343--353
                Takafumi Isogai   Power transformation of the $F$
                                  distribution and a power normal family   355--371
               K. V. Mardia and   
               R. J. Morris and   
               A. N. Walder and   
               J. J. Koenderink   Estimation of torsion  . . . . . . . . . 373--381
               Wai-Yin Poon and   
                   Chi-Ming Lee   Sources of heterogeneity in
                                  distributions with ordered categorical
                                  variables  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--392
 Luis A. Rodriguez-Carvajal and   
               Geoff H. Freeman   Multivariate $ A B - B A $ crossover
                                  trial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 393--403

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 4, May 1, 1999

              Pai-Lien Chen and   
         Estrada J. Bernard and   
                  Pranab K. Sen   A Markov chain model used in analyzing
                                  disease history applied to a stroke
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--422
              Kaushik Ghosh and   
       S. Rao Jammalamadaka and   
             Mangalam Vasudaven   Change-point problems for the von Mises
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 423--434
               Claes Cassel and   
                Peter Hackl and   
             Anders H. Westlund   Robustness of partial least-squares
                                  method for estimating latent variable
                                  quality structures . . . . . . . . . . . 435--446
           Magnar Lillegard and   
                  Steinar Engen   Exact confidence intervals generated by
                                  conditional parametric bootstrapping . . 447--459
              Jan R. Magnus and   
        Franc J. G. M. Klaassen   The final set in a tennis match: four
                                  years at Wimbledon . . . . . . . . . . . 461--468
               Sueli A. Mingoti   Bayesian estimator for the total number
                                  of distinct species when quadrat
                                  sampling is used . . . . . . . . . . . . 469--483
Francisco Fernando Ribeiro Ramos   Underreporting of purchases of port wine 485--494
                 Eric D. Schoen   Designing fractional two-level
                                  experiments with nested error structures 495--508
                 Stephen Walker   The uniform power distribution . . . . . 509--517
                     Paul Zhang   Omnibus test of normality using the $Q$
                                  statistic  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 519--528
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 529

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 5, July 1, 1999

            Herbert Büning   Adaptive Jonckheere-type tests for
                                  ordered alternatives . . . . . . . . . . 541--551
           Jerry D. Dechert and   
                Kenneth E. Case   An economic model for clinical quality
                                  control  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 553--562
                D. K. Ghosh and   
               Naimesh R. Desai   Robustness of a complete diallel crosses
                                  plan with an unequal number of crosses
                                  to the unavailability of one block . . . 563--577
             Paul C. Taylor and   
                  David J. Hand   Finding `superclassifications' with an
                                  acceptable misclassification rate  . . . 579--590
                   Habshah Midi   Preliminary estimators for robust
                                  non-linear regression estimation . . . . 591--600
     M. Carme Ruiz de Villa and   
 M. Salomé E. Cabral and   
   Eduardo Escrich Escriche and   
                 Montse Solanas   A non-parametric regression approach to
                                  repeated measures analysis in cancer
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 601--611
                  A. J. Scallan   Regression modelling of
                                  interval-censored failure time data
                                  using the Weibull distribution . . . . . 613--618
    Alexandra Mello Schmidt and   
              Dani Gamerman and   
         Ajax R. B. Moreira and   
                    Pnpe-Rj and   
                    Im-Ufrj and   
                        Ipea-Rj   An adaptive resampling scheme for cycle
                                  estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 619--641
     Sharifah Sakinah Aidid and   
                   Mick Silver.   Modelling market shares by segments
                                  using volatility . . . . . . . . . . . . 643--660

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 6, August 1, 1999

       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
Gilberto de Arañjo Pereira   Use of exponential power distributions
                                  for mixture models in the presence of
                                  covariates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 669--679
               Yssa Dewoody and   
              V. T. Gururaj and   
                   Clyde Martin   Assessing risk for rare events . . . . . 681--687
               L. Duchateau and   
             D. L. Berkvens and   
                 G. J. Rowlands   Decision rules for small vaccine
                                  experiments with binary outcomes based
                                  on conditional and expected power and
                                  size of the Fisher-exact test  . . . . . 689--699
                   Yue Fang and   
                     John Zhang   Performance of control charts for
                                  autoregressive conditional
                                  heteroscedastic processes  . . . . . . . 701--714
               Peter Harris and   
                  Mark Hann and   
          Simon P. J. Kirby and   
                John C. Dearden   Interval estimation of the median
                                  effective dose for a logistic
                                  dose-response curve  . . . . . . . . . . 715--722
                     Ulric Lund   Least circular distance regression for
                                  directional data . . . . . . . . . . . . 723--733
               K. V. Mardia and   
               A. N. Walder and   
                   E. Berry and   
                D. Sharples and   
              P. A. Millner and   
                  R. A. Dickson   Assessing spinal shape . . . . . . . . . 735--745
                  A. J. Scallan   Fitting a mixture distribution to
                                  complex censored survival data using
                                  generalized linear models  . . . . . . . 747--753
            Yuehjen E. Shao and   
                 Yue-Fa Lin and   
                  Soe-Tsyr Yuan   Integrated application of time series
                                  multiple-interventions analysis and
                                  knowledge-based reasoning  . . . . . . . 755--766
                 I. H. Tajuddin   A comparison between two simple measures
                                  of skewness  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 767--774

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 7, September, 1999

                      Anonymous   Vol. 26 No. 7 September 1999 Contents    1
José Nilo G. Binongo and   
                 M. W. A. Smith   A bridge between statistics and
                                  literature: the graphs of Oscar Wilde's
                                  literary genres  . . . . . . . . . . . . 781--787
                   Zhenmin Chen   A simple exact method for testing
                                  hypotheses about the shape parameter of
                                  a log-normal distribution  . . . . . . . 789--805
              Paul De Bruin and   
            Philip Hans Franses   Forecasting power-transformed time
                                  series data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 807--815
              Yadolah Dodge and   
                    Ali S. Hadi   Simple graphs and bounds for the
                                  elements of the hat matrix . . . . . . . 817--823
                T. Lehtonen and   
                 J.-O. Malmberg   Do two competing frequencies differ
                                  significantly? . . . . . . . . . . . . . 825--830
      Ralf Òstermark and   
              Rune Höglund   Simulating competing cointegration tests
                                  in a bivariate system  . . . . . . . . . 831--846
           Joseph G. Pigeon and   
                Joseph F. Heyse   A cautionary note about assessing the
                                  fit of logistic regression models  . . . 847--853
               Peiming Wang and   
             Martin L. Puterman   Markov Poisson regression models for
                                  discrete time series. Part 1:
                                  Methodology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 855--869
               Peiming Wang and   
             Martin L. Puterman   Markov Poisson regression models for
                                  discrete time series. Part 2:
                                  Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 871--882

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 26, Number 8, December 1, 1999

              S. Balamurali and   
             M. Kalyanasundaram   Determination of conditional double
                                  sampling scheme  . . . . . . . . . . . . 893--902
                  Chung-Ho Chen   Specification limit under a quality loss
                                  function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 903--908
              John C. B. Cooper   Artificial neural networks versus
                                  multivariate statistics: an application
                                  from economics . . . . . . . . . . . . . 909--921
               Graham W. Horgan   Using wavelets for data smoothing: a
                                  simulation study . . . . . . . . . . . . 923--932
              Juneyoung Lee and   
                 Andre I. Khuri   Graphical technique for comparing
                                  designs for random models  . . . . . . . 933--947
                   K. V. Mardia   Directional statistics and shape
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 949--957
                Antonietta Mira   Distribution-free test for symmetry
                                  based on Bonferroni's measure  . . . . . 959--972
                     Ray Okafor   Using an empirical Bayes model to
                                  estimate currency exchange rate  . . . . 973--983
      Paulo M. M. Rodrigues and   
               Denise R. Osborn   Performance of seasonal unit root tests
                                  for monthly data . . . . . . . . . . . . 985--1004
        Rosa Bernardini Papalia   Local generalized method of moments
                                  estimation based on kernel weights: an
                                  application to panel data  . . . . . . . 1005--1015
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1017


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 1, January 1, 2000

                    R. D. Baker   Application of a new discrete
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--21
              S. Balamurali and   
             M. Kalyanasundaram   Generalized tightened two-level
                                  continuous sampling plans  . . . . . . . 23--38
               Olcay Arslan and   
                  Nedret Billor   Robust Liu estimator for regression
                                  based on an M-estimator  . . . . . . . . 39--47
                  Jyoti Divecha   Search for suitable incomplete block
                                  designs for complete diallel cross
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--62
        Yangxin Huang Simon and   
          P. J. Kirby Peter and   
                Harris John and   
                     C. Dearden   Interval estimation of the 90% effective
                                  dose: a comparison of bootstrap
                                  resampling methods with some
                                  large-sample approaches  . . . . . . . . 63--73
                Takafumi Isogai   Analysis of factorial experiments for
                                  survival data with long-tailed
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75--101
                 Dejian Lai and   
             Barry R. Davis and   
                Robert J. Hardy   Fractional Brownian motion and clinical
                                  trials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--108
                   J. A. Nelder   Functional marginality and
                                  response-surface fitting . . . . . . . . 109--112
            Erhard Reschenhofer   Modification of autoregressive
                                  fractionally integrated moving average
                                  models for the estimation of persistence 113--118
         Jon Vilasuso David and   
                           Katz   Estimates of the likelihood of extreme
                                  returns in international stock markets   119--130
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 2, February 1, 2000

               David M. Aadland   Distribution and interpolation using
                                  transformed data . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--156
            H. Öztay Ayhan   Estimators of vital events in
                                  dual-record systems  . . . . . . . . . . 157--169
         M. Kalyanasundaram and   
                  S. Balamurali   Determination of variable-lot-size
                                  attribute sampling plan indexed by the
                                  acceptable quality level and average
                                  outgoing quality level for continuous
                                  production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171--175
      Alberto Luceno George and   
                      E. P. Box   Influence of the sampling interval,
                                  decision limit and autocorrelation on
                                  the average run length in Cusum charts   177--183
             Victor M. Guerrero   Selecting a linearizing power
                                  transformation for time series . . . . . 185--195
   Jiin-Huarng Guo Wei-Ming and   
                            Luh   Normalized Johnson's transformation
                                  one-sample trimmed $t$ for non-normality 197--203
              R. Southworth and   
               K. V. Mardia and   
                   C. C. Taylor   Transformation- and label-invariant
                                  neural network for the classification of
                                  landmark data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205--215
                Leann Myers and   
           Stephanie T. Broyles   Regression coefficient analysis for
                                  correlated binomial outcomes . . . . . . 217--234
                    Tapio Nummi   Analysis of growth curves under
                                  measurement errors . . . . . . . . . . . 235--243
               J. Tyrcha R. and   
                Sundberg P. and   
                Lindskog B. and   
                      Sundstrom   Statistical modelling and saddle-point
                                  approximation of tail probabilities for
                                  accumulated splice loss in fibre-optic
                                  networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245--256
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 257

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 3, March 1, 2000

               J. A. Amaral and   
              M. B. Rosario and   
                   M. T. Paixao   Data and projections of HIV and AIDS in
                                  Portugal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 269--279
             Ying Wang Wong and   
                Siu Hung Cheung   Simultaneous pairwise multiple
                                  comparisons in a two-way analysis of
                                  covariance model . . . . . . . . . . . . 281--291
                   Kang-Mo Jung   Local influence assessment in canonical
                                  correlation analysis . . . . . . . . . . 293--301
                Trine Kvist and   
            Henrik Gislason and   
                  Poul Thyregod   Using continuation-ratio logits to
                                  analyze the variation of the age
                                  composition of fish catches  . . . . . . 303--319
                Jack C. Lee and   
                  Kuo-Ching Liu   Bayesian analysis of a general growth
                                  curve model with predictions using power
                                  transformations and AR(1) autoregressive
                                  dependence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 321--336
              Yeong-Tzay Su and   
        Chyi-Lyi Kathleen Liang   Using multivariate rank sum tests to
                                  evaluate effectiveness of computer
                                  applications in teaching business
                                  statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337--345
                  Sifa Mvoi and   
                    Yan-Xia Lin   Criteria for estimating the variance
                                  function used in the asymptotic
                                  quasi-likelihood approach  . . . . . . . 347--362
                  Milad Sawiris   Optimum grouping and the boundary
                                  problem  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363--371
            A. M. C. Vieira and   
                J. P. Hinde and   
              C. G. B. Demetrio   Zero-inflated proportion data models
                                  applied to a biological control assay    373--389

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 4, May 1, 2000

              S. Balamurali and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Modified tightened two-level continuous
                                  sampling plans . . . . . . . . . . . . . 397--409
             Bei-Hung Chang and   
             Stuart Lipsitz and   
            Christine Waternaux   Logistic regression in meta-analysis
                                  using aggregate data . . . . . . . . . . 411--424
             Jan-Olof Johansson   Modelling the surface structure of
                                  newsprint  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 425--438
                   H. J. Khamis   The two-stage $ \delta $-corrected
                                  Kolmogorov--Smirnov test . . . . . . . . 439--450
                 Myung Geun Kim   Outliers and influential observations in
                                  the structural errors-in-variables model 451--460
                  C. D. Lai and   
                     M. Xie and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Study of a Markov model for a
                                  high-quality dependent process . . . . . 461--473
                        Shalabh   Prediction of values of variables in
                                  linear measurement error model . . . . . 475--482
              M. M. Shoukri and   
                   O. Demirkaya   Sample size requirements to test the
                                  equality of raters' precision  . . . . . 483--494
                     Zheng Wang   An algorithm for generalized monotonic
                                  smoothing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 495--507
                   Jon Woodroof   Bootstrapping: as easy as 1--2--3  . . . 509--517
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 519

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 5, July 1, 2000

              David J. Hand and   
                 Niall M. Adams   Defining attributes for scorecard
                                  construction in credit scoring . . . . . 527--540
                Yoshikazu Ojima   Generalized staggered nested designs for
                                  variance components estimation . . . . . 541--553
          Mustafa R. Yilmaz and   
              Sangit Chatterjee   Patterns of NBA team performance from
                                  1950 to 1998 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 555--566
                 Alan D. Hutson   A composite quantile function estimator
                                  with applications in bootstrapping . . . 567--577
                     Hui Li and   
               Robert A. Malkin   An approximate Bayesian up-down method
                                  for estimating a percentage point on a
                                  dose-response curve  . . . . . . . . . . 579--587
               Murari Singh and   
               Michael J. Jones   Statistical estimation of time-trends in
                                  two-course crop rotations  . . . . . . . 589--597
        Govind S. Mudholkar and   
           Deo Kumar Srivastava   A class of robust stepwise alternatives
                                  to Hotelling's $ T^2 $ tests . . . . . . 599--619
               Kelly H. Zou and   
                     W. J. Hall   Two transformation models for estimating
                                  an ROC curve derived from continuous
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 621--631
             Fred W. Huffer and   
                 Cheolyong Park   A test for multivariate structure  . . . 633--650
               Sueli A. Mingoti   A stepwise Bayesian estimator for the
                                  total number of distinct species in
                                  finite populations: sampling by elements 651--670
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 671

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 6, August 1, 2000

                 Jason Abrevaya   Testing for a treatment effect in a
                                  heterogeneous population: a modified
                                  sign-test statistic and a leapfrog
                                  statistic  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 679--687
  J. M. Tapia García and   
 A. Martín Andrés   Optimal unconditional critical regions
                                  for $ 2 \times 2 $ multinomial trials    689--695
              Chung-Ho Chen and   
                   Chao-Yu Chou   Design of a CSP-1 plan based on
                                  regret-balanced criterion  . . . . . . . 697--701
              Wilfried De Corte   Using order statistics to assess the
                                  sampling variability of personnel
                                  selection utility estimates  . . . . . . 703--713
                D. K. Ghosh and   
                   P. C. Biswas   Robust designs for diallel crosses
                                  against the missing of one block . . . . 715--723
             K. Govindaraju and   
                  M. Bebbington   Combined continuous lot by lot
                                  acceptance sampling plan . . . . . . . . 725--730
            Jiin-Huarng Guo and   
                   Wei-Ming Luh   Testing methods for the one-way fixed
                                  effects ANOVA models of log-normal
                                  samples  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 731--738
                 Dov Ingman and   
                   Boris Lipnik   Loss-based optimal control statistics
                                  for control charts . . . . . . . . . . . 739--756
                G. K. Kanji and   
               Osama Hasan Arif   Median rankit control chart by the
                                  quantile approach  . . . . . . . . . . . 757--770
           V. Soundararajan and   
                   M. Palanivel   Quick switching variables single
                                  sampling (QSVSS) system indexed by AQL
                                  and AOQL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 771--778
       Léopold Simar and   
                 Paul W. Wilson   A general methodology for bootstrapping
                                  in non-parametric frontier models  . . . 779--802

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 7, September 1, 2000

A. Martín Andrés and   
             I. Herranz Tejedor   On the minimum expected quantity for the
                                  validity of the chi-squared test in $ 2
                                  \times 2 $ tables  . . . . . . . . . . . 807--820
       Jesús Gonzalo and   
                    Tae-Hwy Lee   On the robustness of cointegration tests
                                  when series are fractionally integrated  821--827
             K. Govindaraju and   
                   C. Kandasamy   Design of generalized CSP-C continuous
                                  sampling plan  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 829--841
               Wei-Ming Luh and   
                Jiin-Huarng Guo   Approximate transformation trimmed mean
                                  methods to the test of simple linear
                                  regression slope equality  . . . . . . . 843--857
                  Arthur Pewsey   Problems of inference for Azzalini's
                                  skewnormal distribution  . . . . . . . . 859--870
                   Man-Lai Tang   On tests of linearity for dose response
                                  data: asymptotic, exact conditional and
                                  exact unconditional tests  . . . . . . . 871--880
             Stephen Salter and   
                 Neville Topham   Side betting and playing the National
                                  Lottery: an exercise in policy design    881--899
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Design and evaluation of skip-lot
                                  sampling plans of type SkSP-3  . . . . . 901--908
           George O. Wesolowsky   Detecting excessive similarity in
                                  answers on multiple choice exams . . . . 909--921
            Beatrice Giglio and   
             Eva Riccomagno and   
                  Henry P. Wynn   Gröbner basis strategies in regression    923--938

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 27, Number 8, November 1, 2000

               Chao-Yu Chou and   
              Chung-Ho Chen and   
                   Hui-Rong Liu   Economic-statistical design of X\yen
                                  charts for non-normal data by
                                  considering quality loss . . . . . . . . 939--951
             Peter S. Fader and   
             Bruce G. S. Hardie   A note on modelling underreported
                                  Poisson counts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 953--964
               Wei-Ming Luh and   
                Jiin-Huarng Guo   Johnson's transformation two-sample
                                  trimmed $t$ and its bootstrap method for
                                  heterogeneity and non-normality  . . . . 965--973
                Steen Magnussen   Unequal probability sampling in fixed
                                  area plots of stem volume with and
                                  without prior inclusion probabilities    975--990
         Carlos Maté and   
         Rafael Calderón   Exploring the characteristics of
                                  rotating electric machines with factor
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 991--1006
                   J. A. Nelder   Quasi-likelihood and pseudo-likelihood
                                  are not the same thing . . . . . . . . . 1007--1011
                   M. K. Sharma   Application of PBIB designs in CDC
                                  Method IV  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1013--1019
               Ghazi Shukur and   
            Panagiotis Mantalos   A simple investigation of the
                                  Granger-causality test in
                                  integrated-cointegrated VAR systems  . . 1021--1031
              Siu Keung Tse and   
               Chunyan Yang and   
                 Hak-Keung Yuen   Statistical analysis of Weibull
                                  distributed lifetime data under Type II
                                  progressive censoring with binomial
                                  removals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1033--1043
                Peter A. Wright   Choosing a lower specification limit for
                                  an exponential process with `the larger
                                  the better' tolerance: a simple, exact
                                  solution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1045--1049
               Zhenlin Yang and   
                        Min Xie   Process monitoring of exponentially
                                  distributed characteristics through an
                                  optimal normalizing transformation . . . 1051--1063


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 1, January 1, 2001

            S. A. Al-Awadhi and   
               P. H. Garthwaite   Prior distribution assessment for a
                                  multivariate normal distribution: an
                                  experimental study . . . . . . . . . . . 5--23
                 P. K. Tsay and   
                        A. Chao   Population size estimation for
                                  capture-recapture models with
                                  applications to epidemiological data . . 25--36
                Camil Fuchs and   
                Morton B. Brown   Summary measurements and screening in
                                  clinical trials with replicate
                                  observations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--51
                 D. Gregori and   
                   C. Rocco and   
                  S. Miocic and   
                    L. Mestroni   Estimating the frequency of familial
                                  dilated cardiomyopathy in the presence
                                  of misclassification errors  . . . . . . 53--62
                Krishan Lal and   
                V. K. Gupta and   
                  Lalmohan Bhar   Robustness of designed experiments
                                  against missing data . . . . . . . . . . 63--79
                  P. J. Lindsey   Adapting sample size calculations to
                                  repeated measurements in clinical trials 81--89
           Dayanand N. Naik and   
                 Shantha S. Rao   Analysis of multivariate repeated
                                  measures data with a Kronecker product
                                  structured covariance matrix . . . . . . 91--105
           Raffaella Piccarreta   A new measure of nominal---ordinal
                                  association  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107--120
            R. R. L. Kantam and   
                 K. Rosaiah and   
               G. Srinivasa Rao   Acceptance sampling based on life tests:
                                  log-logistic model . . . . . . . . . . . 121--128
             Ashis Sengupta and   
                Chandranath Pal   On optimal tests for isotropy against
                                  the symmetric wrapped stable---circular
                                  uniform mixture family . . . . . . . . . 129--143
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145--148

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 2, February 1, 2001

          Mehmetcik Bayazit and   
                Hafzullah Aksoy   Using wavelets for data generation . . . 157--166
            Teresa Aparicio and   
            Inmaculada Villanua   The asymptotically efficient version of
                                  the information matrix test in binary
                                  choice models. A study of size and power 167--182
                  Peter Congdon   Predicting adverse infant health
                                  outcomes using routine screening
                                  variables: modelling the impact of
                                  interdependent risk factors  . . . . . . 183--197
                  Abhijit Gupta   Optimization of product performance of a
                                  paint formulation using a mixture
                                  experiment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--213
         Dogan Argaç and   
          Kepher H. Makambi and   
                Joachim Hartung   A note on testing the nullity of the
                                  between group variance in the one-way
                                  random effects model under variance
                                  heterogeneity  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215--222
                Jack C. Lee and   
                     W. H. Lien   Bayesian analysis of a growth curve
                                  model with power transformation, random
                                  effects and AR(1) dependence . . . . . . 223--238
                    Youngjo Lee   Can we recover information from
                                  concordant pairs in binary matched
                                  pairs? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 239--246
            Donald E. K. Martin   Influence functions applied to the
                                  estimation of mean rain rate . . . . . . 247--258
                 Man-Suk Oh and   
                   Yong Bin Lim   Bayesian analysis of time series Poisson
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 259--271
               Andrew W. Roddam   An approximate maximum likelihood
                                  procedure for parameter estimation in
                                  multivariate discrete data regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273--279

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 3--4, March 1, 2001

               M. Arvidsson and   
              P. Kammerlind and   
                   A. Hynen and   
                     B. Bergman   Identification of factors influencing
                                  dispersion in split-plot experiments . . 269--283
                     George Box   Statistics for discovery . . . . . . . . 285--299
                Roland Caulcutt   Why is Six Sigma so successful?  . . . . 301--306
          P. R. G. Chambers and   
              J. L. Piggott and   
                  S. Y. Coleman   SPC --- a team effort for process
                                  improvement across four Area Control
                                  Centres  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--324
              S. Y. Coleman and   
              G. Arunakumar and   
                F. Foldvary and   
                     R. Feltham   SPC as a tool for creating a successful
                                  business measurement framework . . . . . 325--334
                David Bruce and   
             Shirley Y. Coleman   Improving communication via quantitative
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 335--341
              S. Y. Coleman and   
                  A. Gordon and   
                 P. R. Chambers   SPC--making it work for the gas
                                  transportation business  . . . . . . . . 343--351
                   M. A. A. Cox   Towards the implementation of a
                                  universal control chart and estimation
                                  of its average run length using a
                                  spreadsheet: an artificial neural
                                  network is employed to model the
                                  parameters in a special case . . . . . . 353--364
                  Trevor F. Cox   Multidimensional scaling used in
                                  multivariate statistical process control 365--378
                E. J. Godolphin   Observable trend-projecting state-space
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 379--389
                      T. N. Goh   A pragmatic approach to experimental
                                  design in industry . . . . . . . . . . . 391--398
             G. Robin Henderson   EWMA and industrial applications to
                                  feedback adjustment and control  . . . . 399--407
                M. Weighell and   
               E. B. Martin and   
                   A. J. Morris   The statistical monitoring of a complex
                                  manufacturing process  . . . . . . . . . 409--425
          Douglas C. Montgomery   Opportunities and challenges for
                                  industrial statisticians . . . . . . . . 427--439
             P. Pongcharoen and   
           D. J. Stewardson and   
                   C. Hicks and   
                  P. M. Braiden   Applying designed experiments to
                                  optimize the performance of genetic
                                  algorithms used for scheduling complex
                                  products in the capital goods industry   441--455
       Elsayed A. H. Elamir and   
               Allan H. Seheult   Control charts based on linear
                                  combinations of order statistics . . . . 457--468
            Dave Stewardson and   
                Shirley Coleman   Using the Summed Rank Cusum for
                                  monitoring environmental data from
                                  industrial processes . . . . . . . . . . 469--484
            Dave Stewardson and   
               David Porter and   
                     Tony Kelly   The dangers posed by saddle points, and
                                  other problems, when using central
                                  composite designs  . . . . . . . . . . . 485--495
              Carl Scarrott and   
   Granville Tunnicliffe Wilson   Building a statistical model to predict
                                  reactor temperatures . . . . . . . . . . 497--511
              Seung-Ho Kang and   
                       Chul Ahn   Regression coefficient analysis for
                                  correlated binomial outcomes . . . . . . 513--514
                Leann Myers and   
           Stephanie T. Broyles   Response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 5, July 1, 2001

                I. Bairamov and   
                    S. Kotz and   
                M. Bekçi   New generalized
                                  Farlie-Gumbel-Morgenstern distributions
                                  and concomitants of order statistics . . 521--536
              Ling-Yau Chan and   
                  Ying-Nan Guan   $A$- and $D$-optimal designs for a log
                                  contrast model for experiments with
                                  mixtures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 537--546
            Francesco Pauli and   
                   Stuart Coles   Penalized likelihood inference in
                                  extreme value analyses . . . . . . . . . 547--560
           Steven T. Garren and   
           Richard L. Smith and   
            Walter W. Piegorsch   Bootstrap goodness-of-fit test for the
                                  beta-binomial model  . . . . . . . . . . 561--571
             Subrata Ghatak and   
               Jalal U. Siddiki   The use of the ARDL approach in
                                  estimating virtual exchange rates in
                                  India  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 573--583
               W. J. Krzanowski   Data-based interval estimation of
                                  classification error rates . . . . . . . 585--595
                Yong B. Lim and   
                       B. S. So   A note on the optimal number of centre
                                  runs in a second phase design of
                                  response surface methods . . . . . . . . 597--602
              Alvaro Montenegro   On sample size and precision in ordinary
                                  least squares  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 603--605
                    G. Nuel and   
                   S. Robin and   
                    C. P. Baril   Predicting distances using a linear
                                  model: the case of varietal distinctness 607--621
                   Peiming Wang   Markov zero-inflated Poisson regression
                                  models for a time series of counts with
                                  excess zeros . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623--632
              Seung-Ho Kang and   
                       Chul Ahn   Regression coefficient analysis for
                                  correlated binomial outcomes . . . . . . 633--634
                Leann Myers and   
           Stephanie T. Broyles   Authors' reply . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
              Rainer Winkelmann   `Under-reporting of purchases of port
                                  wine': a correction  . . . . . . . . . . ??

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 6, August, 2001

                S. C. Bagui and   
                    D. K. Ghosh   Efficiency balanced designs through
                                  reinforcement  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 649--658
          Vicente G. Cancho and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   Modeling the presence of immunes by
                                  using the exponentiated-Weibull model    659--671
               Mark E. Glickman   Dynamic paired comparison models with
                                  stochastic variances . . . . . . . . . . 673--689
                Andy H. Lee and   
               John S. Yick and   
                    Yer Van Hui   Sensitivity of the portmanteau statistic
                                  in time series modeling  . . . . . . . . 691--702
     Francisco Louzada-Neto and   
Juan Carlos Pardo-Fernández   The effect of reparametrization on
                                  accelerated lifetime tests . . . . . . . 703--711
               Terence C. Mills   Business cycle asymmetry and duration
                                  dependence: an international perspective 713--724
              Reik Oberrath and   
      Katrin Böhning-Gaese   The Signed Mantel test to cope with
                                  autocorrelation in comparative analyses  725--736
               Wai-Yin Poon and   
                   Man-Lai Tang   Influence measure in maximum likelihood
                                  estimate for models of lifetime data . . 737--742
           Ralph A. Mansson and   
                Philip Prescott   Missing values in replicated Latin
                                  squares  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 743--757
                  Thomas Wenzel   Hits-and-misses for the evaluation and
                                  combination of forecasts . . . . . . . . 759--773
                 Arnold Zellner   Remarks on a `critique' of the Bayesian
                                  Method of Moments  . . . . . . . . . . . 775--778
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 779--785

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 7, September 1, 2001

              Chung-Ho Chen and   
            Te-Shiang Cheng and   
                   Chao-Yu Chou   Minimum average fraction inspected for
                                  TCSP-1 plan  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 793--799
            Jeongwen Chiang and   
            Ching-Fan Chung and   
               Emily T. Cremers   Promotions and the pattern of grocery
                                  shopping time  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 801--819
                D. K. Ghosh and   
              S. B. Shrivastava   A class of BIB designs with repeated
                                  blocks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 821--833
                    Tsung-Wu Ho   Finite-sample properties of the
                                  bootstrap estimator in a
                                  Markov-switching model . . . . . . . . . 835--842
               F. Huettmann and   
                  A. W. Diamond   Using PCA scores to classify species
                                  communities: an example for pelagic
                                  seabird distribution . . . . . . . . . . 843--853
Miguel A. García-Pérez and   
Vicente Núñez-Antón   Small-sample comparisons for
                                  powerdivergence goodness-of-fit
                                  statistics for symmetric and skewed
                                  simple null hypotheses . . . . . . . . . 855--874
        Antonio F. B. Costa and   
                    M. A. Rahim   Economic design of $X$ charts with
                                  variable parameters: the Markov chain
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 875--885
            John M. Roberts and   
                Devon D. Brewer   Measures and tests of heaping in
                                  discrete quantitative distributions  . . 887--896
              Peter Rothery and   
                   David B. Roy   Application of generalized additive
                                  models to butterfly transect count data  897--909
          Stephen G. Walker and   
            Christopher J. Page   Generalized ridge regression and a
                                  generalization of the C P statistic  . . 911--922

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 28, Number 8, November 1, 2001

                Vic Barnett and   
   Maria Cecilia Mendes Barreto   Estimators for a Poisson parameter using
                                  ranked set sampling  . . . . . . . . . . 929--941
      Sòren Bisgaard and   
                  Murat Kulahci   Switching-one-column follow-up
                                  experiments for Plackett-Burman designs  943--949
              Patrick D. Bourke   The geometric CUSUM chart with sampling
                                  inspection for monitoring fraction
                                  defective  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 951--972
                 George Box and   
                        Ian Hau   Experimental designs when there are one
                                  or more factor constraints . . . . . . . 973--989
               V. R. Prayag and   
               S. A. Chiplonkar   A multiple test for comparing two
                                  treatments with control: interval
                                  hypotheses approach  . . . . . . . . . . 991--1001
              Hassen A. Muttlak   Regression estimators in extreme and
                                  median ranked set samples  . . . . . . . 1003--1017
                Key-Il Shin and   
                 Hee-Jeong Kang   A study on the effect of power
                                  transformation in the ARMA$ (p, q) $
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1019--1028
                   X. M. Tu and   
                J. Kowalski and   
                  A. Begley and   
                   P. Houck and   
                S. Mazumdar and   
                 J. Miewald and   
               D. J. Buysse and   
                   D. J. Kupfer   Data recycling: a response to the
                                  changing technology from the statistical
                                  perspective with application to
                                  psychiatric sleep research . . . . . . . 1029--1049
             Samia A. Adham and   
              Stephen G. Walker   A multivariate Gompertz-type
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1051--1065
                Man-Yu Wong and   
                Shuanglin Zhang   Degrees of freedom and the likelihood
                                  ratio test for the generalized
                                  Behrens--Fisher problem  . . . . . . . . 1067--1074


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 29, Number 1--4, January 1, 2002

         George A. F. Seber and   
                Carl J. Schwarz   Capture-recapture: before and after
                                  EURING 2000  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--18
              Evan G. Cooch and   
             Emmanuelle Cam and   
                   William Link   Occam's shadow: levels of analysis in
                                  evolutionary ecology--where to next? . . 19--48
               James D. Nichols   Discussion comments on: ``Occam's
                                  shadow: levels of analysis in
                                  evolutionary ecology --- where to
                                  next?'' by Cooch, Cam and Link . . . . . 49--52
                   Jean Clobert   Capture-recapture and evolutionary
                                  ecology: further comments  . . . . . . . 53--56
            Nigel G. Yoccoz and   
          Kjell E. Erikstad and   
             Jan O. Bustnes and   
                         others   Costs of reproduction in common eiders
                                  (Somateria mollissima): an assessment
                                  of relationships between reproductive
                                  effort and future survival and
                                  reproduction based on observational and
                                  experimental studies . . . . . . . . . . 57--64
           Ian C. T. Nisbet and   
                 Emmanuelle Cam   Test for age-specificity in survival of
                                  the common tern  . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--83
             Kenneth H. Pollock   The use of auxiliary variables in
                                  capture-recapture modelling: an overview 85--102
                  Gary C. White   Discussion comments on: the use of
                                  auxiliary variables in capture-recapture
                                  modelling. An overview . . . . . . . . . 103--106
                    S. E. Piper   Survival of adult, territorial
                                  Longtailed Wagtails \em Motacilla clara:
                                  the effects of environmental factors and
                                  individual covariates  . . . . . . . . . 107--124
          Michael J. Conroy and   
          Juan Carlos Senar and   
               Jordi Dom\`enech   Analysis of individual- and
                                  time-specific covariate effects on
                                  survival of \em Serinus serinus in
                                  north-eastern Spain  . . . . . . . . . . 125--142
                  Evan G. Cooch   Fledging size and survival in snow
                                  geese: timing is everything (or is it?)  143--162
             Emmanuelle Cam and   
             Bernard Cadiou and   
             James E. Hines and   
                         others   Influence of behavioural tactics on
                                  recruitment and reproductive trajectory
                                  in the kittiwake . . . . . . . . . . . . 163--185
               S. P. Brooks and   
            E. A. Catchpole and   
            B. J. T. Morgan and   
                         others   Bayesian methods for analysing ringing
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--206
            William A. Link and   
              Evan G. Cooch and   
                 Emmanuelle Cam   Model-based estimation of individual
                                  fitness  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207--224
                   J. A. Dupuis   Prior distributions for stratified
                                  capture-recapture models . . . . . . . . 225--237
                  C. J. Schwarz   Discussion comments on 'Prior
                                  distributions for stratified
                                  capture-recapture models'  . . . . . . . 239--240
                   J. A. Dupuis   Response to Carl Schwarz . . . . . . . . 241--244
         Kenneth P. Burnham and   
                  Gary C. White   Evaluation of some random effects
                                  methodology applicable to bird ringing
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 245--264
             Douglas H. Johnson   Discussion comments on `Evaluation of
                                  some random effects methodology
                                  applicable to bird ringing data' by
                                  Burnham & White . . . . . . . . . . . . . 265--266
           Alan B. Franklin and   
          David R. Anderson and   
             Kenneth P. Burnham   Estimation of long-term trends and
                                  variation in avian survival
                                  probabilities using random effects
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267--287
                Anne Loison and   
    Bernt-Erik Sæther and   
               Kurt Jerstad and   
                         others   Disentangling the sources of variation
                                  in the survival of the European dipper   289--304
             Richard Barker and   
             David Fletcher and   
                  Paul Scofield   Measuring density dependence in survival
                                  from mark-recapture data . . . . . . . . 305--313
            Shirley Pledger and   
                Carl J. Schwarz   Modelling heterogeneity of survival in
                                  band-recovery data using mixtures  . . . 315--327
            J. Andrew Royle and   
                William A. Link   Random effects and shrinkage estimation
                                  in capture-recapture models  . . . . . . 329--351
             J. D. Lebreton and   
                 R. Pradel Cefe   Multistate recapture models: modelling
                                  incomplete individual histories  . . . . 353--369
          Andréa. Dhondt   Discussion comments 'Multistate
                                  recapture models: modelling incomplete
                                  individual histories'--why are we doing
                                  all this?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--372
                 Mijeom Joe and   
Kenneth H. Pollock Biomathematics   Separation of survival and movement
                                  rates in multi-state tag-return and
                                  capture-recapture models . . . . . . . . 373--384
       Jeffrey A. Spendelow and   
           James D. Nichols and   
             James E. Hines and   
                         others   Modelling postfledging survival and
                                  age-specific breeding probabilities in
                                  species with delayed maturity: a case
                                  study of Roseate Terns at Falkner
                                  Island, Connecticut  . . . . . . . . . . 385--405
           Blandine Doligez and   
               Jean Clobert and   
        Richard A. Pettifor and   
                         others   Costs of reproduction: assessing
                                  responses to brood size manipulation on
                                  life-history and behavioural traits
                                  using multi-state capture-recapture
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 407--423
          Juan Carlos Senar and   
          Michael J. Conroy and   
                  Antoni Borras   Asymmetric exchange between populations
                                  differing in habitat quality: a
                                  metapopulation study on the citril finch 425--441
        Marlina D. Nasution and   
             Cavell Brownie and   
             Kenneth H. Pollock   Optimal allocation of sample sizes
                                  between regular banding and
                                  radio-tagging for estimating annual
                                  survival and emigration rates  . . . . . 443--457
             Carl James Schwarz   Real and quasi-experiments in
                                  capture-recapture studies  . . . . . . . 459--473
              Michael J. Conroy   Real and quasi-experiments in
                                  capture-recapture studies: suggestions
                                  for advancing the state of the art . . . 475--477
              David L. Otis and   
                  Gary C. White   Re-analysis of a banding study to test
                                  the effects of an experimental increase
                                  in bag limits of mourning doves  . . . . 479--495
             S. M. Slattery and   
               R. T. Alisauskas   Use of the Barker model in an experiment
                                  examining covariate effects on
                                  first-year survival in Ross's Geese (\em
                                  Chen rossii): a case study . . . . . . . 497--508
          Thierry Boulinier and   
            Nigel G. Yoccoz and   
             Karen D. McCoy and   
                         others   Testing the effect of conspecific
                                  reproductive success on dispersal and
                                  recruitment decisions in a colonial
                                  bird: design issues  . . . . . . . . . . 509--520
           R. T. Alisauskas and   
                 M. S. Lindberg   Effects of neckbands on survival and
                                  fidelity of white-fronted and Canada
                                  geese captured as non-breeding adults    521--537
           James D. Nichols and   
                 James E. Hines   Approaches for the direct estimation of
                                  $u$ and demographic contributions to $u$
                                  using capture-recapture data . . . . . . 539--568
             Richard Barker and   
                 Evan Cooch and   
                   Carl Schwarz   Discussion comments on: `Approaches for
                                  the direct estimation of $u$ and
                                  demographic contributions to $u$ using
                                  capture-recapture data'  . . . . . . . . 569--572
             James E. Hines and   
               James D. Nichols   Investigations of potential bias in the
                                  estimation of $u$ using Pradel's (1996)
                                  model for capture-recapture data . . . . 573--587
        Brett K. Sandercock and   
           Steven R. Beissinger   Estimating rates of population change
                                  for a neotropical parrot with ratio,
                                  mark-recapture and matrix methods  . . . 589--607
         Victoria J. Dreitz and   
           James D. Nichols and   
             James E. Hines and   
                         others   The use of resighting data to estimate
                                  the rate of population growth of the
                                  snail kite in Florida  . . . . . . . . . 609--623
            E. A. Catchpole and   
            B. J. T. Morgan and   
                  A. Viallefont   Solving problems in parameter redundancy
                                  using computer algebra . . . . . . . . . 625--636
         Charles M. Francis and   
                 Pertti Saurola   Estimating age-specific survival rates
                                  of tawny owls--recaptures versus
                                  recoveries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 637--647
            A. Neil Arnason and   
                Carl J. Schwarz   POPAN-6: exploring convergence and
                                  estimate properties with SIMULATE  . . . 649--668
              M. Dolores Ugarte   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 29, Number 5, July 1, 2002

            David I. Harvey and   
               Terence C. Mills   Unit roots and double smooth transitions 675--683
          M. P. Díaz and   
              A. H. Barchuk and   
                   S. Luque and   
                         others   Generalized linear models to study
                                  spatial distribution of tree species in
                                  Argentinean arid Chaco . . . . . . . . . 685--694
                M. Dharmalingam   Construction of Partial Triallel Crosses
                                  based on Trojan Square Design  . . . . . 695--702
                   Chul Ahn and   
                Sin-Ho Jung and   
                  Seung-Ho Kang   Modified regression coefficient analysis
                                  for repeated binary measurements . . . . 703--710
       Jorge Belaire-Franch and   
        Dulce Contreras-Bayarri   Improving cross-correlation tests
                                  through re-sampling techniques . . . . . 711--720
               Moon Yul Huh and   
                     Kiyeol Kim   Visualization of multidimensional data
                                  using modifications of the Grand Tour    721--728
               Zbigniew Kominek   Minimum chi-squared estimation of stable
                                  distributions parameters: an application
                                  to the Warsaw Stock Exchange . . . . . . 729--744
               Kelly H. Zou and   
                     W. J. Hall   On estimating a transformation
                                  correlation coefficient  . . . . . . . . 745--760
               James Kepner and   
                Dennis Wackerly   Observations on the effect of the prior
                                  distribution on the predictive
                                  distribution in Bayesian inferences  . . 761--769
                 Man-Suk Oh and   
                  Dong Wan Shin   Bayesian model selection and parameter
                                  estimation for possibly asymmetric and
                                  non-stationary time series using a
                                  reversible jump Markov chain Monte Carlo
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 771--789
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 791--794

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 29, Number 6, August 01, 2002

               Kelly H. Zou and   
                     W. J. Hall   Semiparametric and parametric
                                  transformation models for comparing
                                  diagnostic markers with paired design    803--816
       Abdulnasser Hatemi-J and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   Multivariate-based causality tests of
                                  twin deficits in the US  . . . . . . . . 817--824
                 C. Agostinelli   Robust stepwise regression . . . . . . . 825--840
M. D. Jiménez Gamero and   
J. M. Muñoz Pichardo and   
J. Muñoz García and   
              A. Pascual Acosta   Rao distance as a measure of influence
                                  in the multivariate linear model . . . . 841--854
         E. Andres Houseman and   
                Louise Ryan and   
           Jonathan I. Levy and   
               John D. Spengler   Autocorrelation in real-time continuous
                                  monitoring of microenvironments  . . . . 855--872
                Jixian Wang and   
                Peter T. Donnan   Adjusting for missing record linkage in
                                  outcome studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . 873--884
               Sung H. Park and   
                       Kiho Kim   Construction of central composite
                                  designs for balanced orthogonal blocks   885--893
                  K. Hafeez and   
                H. Rowlands and   
                   G. Kanji and   
                       S. Iqbal   Design optimization using ANOVA  . . . . 895--906
            Herbert Büning   Robustness and power of modified Lepage,
                                  Kolmogorov--Smirnov and Cramér--von Mises
                                  two-sample tests . . . . . . . . . . . . 907--924
             Beverley D. Causey   Parametric estimation of the number of
                                  classes in a population  . . . . . . . . 925--934
           Vic Patrangenaru and   
                Kanti V. Mardia   A bootstrap approach to Pluto's origin   935--943
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 945--946

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 29, Number 7, September 01, 2002

              M. E. Ghitany and   
                   S. Al-Awadhi   Maximum likelihood estimation of Burr
                                  XII distribution parameters under random
                                  censoring  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 955--965
              S. Balamurali and   
             M. Kalyanasundaram   Construction of a generalized robust
                                  Taguchi capability index . . . . . . . . 967--971
                   E. Andersson   Monitoring cyclical processes. A
                                  non-parametric approach  . . . . . . . . 973--990
          Steven B. Caudill and   
               Norman H. Godwin   Heterogeneous skewness in binary choice
                                  models: predicting outcomes in the men's
                                  NCAA basketball tournament . . . . . . . 991--1001
              Chung-Ho Chen and   
                   Chao-Yu Chou   Economic design of continuous sampling
                                  plan under linear inspection cost  . . . 1003--1009
        Claudio J. Verzilli and   
             James R. Carpenter   A Monte Carlo EM algorithm for
                                  random-coefficient-based dropout models  1011--1021
              James E. Mays and   
               Jeffrey B. Birch   Smoothing for small samples with model
                                  misspecification: nonparametric and
                                  semiparametric concerns  . . . . . . . . 1023--1045
             Daniela Climov and   
           Michel Delecroix and   
           Léopold Simar   Semiparametric estimation in single
                                  index Poisson regression: a practical
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1047--1070
                  Yangxin Huang   Robustness of interval estimation of the
                                  90% effective dose: bootstrap resampling
                                  and some large-sample parametric methods 1071--1081
              T. Antoniadou and   
                     D. Wallach   Evaluating optimal fertilizer rates
                                  using plant measurements . . . . . . . . 1083--1099

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 29, Number 8, November 01, 2002

          André I. Khuri   Graphical evaluation of the adequacy of
                                  the method of unweighted means . . . . . 1107--1119
              Patrick D. Bourke   A continuous sampling plan using CUSUMs  1121--1133
         N. David Yanez III and   
         Richard A. Kronmal and   
         Jennifer C. Nelson and   
                 Todd A. Alonzo   Analysing change in clinical trials
                                  using quasi-likelihoods  . . . . . . . . 1135--1145
                S. P. Singh and   
           A. K. Srivastava and   
               B. V. S. Sisodia   Evaluation of a synthetic method of
                                  estimation for small areas . . . . . . . 1147--1151
             Loki Natarajan and   
                 John O'Quigley   Predictive capability of stratified
                                  proportional hazards models  . . . . . . 1153--1163
                Samuel Kotz and   
         J. Renévan Dorp   A versatile bivariate distribution on a
                                  bounded domain: another look at the
                                  product moment correlation . . . . . . . 1165--1179
             Alan D. Hutson and   
            Lauren Fishbein and   
           Patricia O'Brien and   
             Peter W. Stacpoole   Accounting for plasma levels below
                                  detection limits in a one-compartment
                                  zero-order absorption pharmacokinetics
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1181--1190
               Manuel Galea and   
           Heleno Bolfarine and   
             Filidor Vilcalabra   Influence diagnostics for the structural
                                  errors-in-variables model under the
                                  Student-t distribution . . . . . . . . . 1191--1204
              Herwig Friedl and   
                 Erwin Stampfer   Estimating general variable acceptance
                                  sampling plans by bootstrap methods  . . 1205--1217
          Sangit Chatterjee and   
          Frederick Wiseman and   
                   Robert Perez   Studying improved performance in golf    1219--1227
                  Avner Bar-Hen   Influence of missing data on compact
                                  designs for spacing experiments  . . . . 1229--1240
           George E. P. Box and   
          Alberto Luceño   Feedforward as a supplement to feedback
                                  adjustment in allowing for feedstock
                                  changes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1241--1254


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 1, 2003

                 Reiko Aoki and   
            Jorge A. Achcar and   
           Heleno Bolfarine and   
                Julio M. Singer   Bayesian analysis of null intercept
                                  errors-in-variables regression for
                                  pretest/post-test data . . . . . . . . . 3--12
             Maria Carapeto and   
                William A. Holt   Testing for heteroscedasticity in
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 13--20
                D. K. Panda and   
            Rajender Parsad and   
                   V. K. Sharma   Robustness of complete diallel crossing
                                  plans against exchange of one cross  . . 21--35
José Eduardo Corrente and   
   Liciana V. A. S. Chalita and   
          Jeanete Alves Moreira   Choosing between Cox proportional
                                  hazards and logistic models for
                                  interval- censored data via bootstrap    37--47
         Penelope Vounatsou and   
                  Tom Smith and   
                Alan E. Gelfand   Spatial modelling of gene frequencies in
                                  the presence of undetectable alleles . . 49--62
                Dimitris Karlis   An EM algorithm for multivariate Poisson
                                  distribution and related models  . . . . 63--77
              James F. Reed III   Adjusting for bias in randomized cluster
                                  trials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79--85
     Håkon Tjelmeland and   
            Kjetill Vassmo Lund   Bayesian modelling of spatial
                                  compositional data . . . . . . . . . . . 87--100
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101--105

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 2, 2003

          Christopher R. Illert   Lexigenesis in ancestral south-east
                                  Australian Aboriginal language . . . . . 113--143
              Kaushik Ghosh and   
          Rao Jammalamadaka and   
                  Ram C. Tiwari   Semiparametric Bayesian Techniques for
                                  Problems in Circular Data  . . . . . . . 145--161
                Shuo-Jye Wu and   
                 Chun-Tao Chang   Inference in the Pareto distribution
                                  based on progressive Type II censoring
                                  with random removals . . . . . . . . . . 163--172
             Alan T. K. Wan and   
           Anoop Chaturvedi and   
                  Guohuazou Zou   Unbiased estimation of the MSE matrices
                                  of improved estimators in linear
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173--189
                 Man-Suk Oh and   
             Jung Whan Choi and   
                 Dai-Gyoung Kim   Bayesian inference and model selection
                                  in latent class logit models with
                                  parameter constraints: an application to
                                  market segmentation  . . . . . . . . . . 191--204
                  Yuzhi Cai and   
                 Neville Davies   A simple diagnostic method of outlier
                                  detection for stationary Gaussian time
                                  series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205--223
              Kepher H. Makambi   Weighted inverse chi-square method for
                                  correlated significance tests  . . . . . 225--234
              Didier Renard and   
                Helena Geys and   
          Geert Molenberghs and   
         Tomasz Burzykowski and   
                 Marc Buyse and   
          Tony Vangeneugden and   
                    Luc Bijnens   Validation of a longitudinally measured
                                  surrogate marker for a time-to-event
                                  endpoint . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235--247

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 3, April, 2003

                 Gang Zheng and   
           Mohammad F. Al-Saleh   Improving the best linear unbiased
                                  estimator for the scale parameter of
                                  symmetric distributions by using the
                                  absolute value of ranked set samples . . 253--265
                    Steven Cook   The stylized approach to unit root
                                  testing: neglected contributions and the
                                  cost of simplicity . . . . . . . . . . . 267--272
            Tirthankar Dasgupta   An economic inspection interval for
                                  control of defective items in a hot
                                  rolling mill . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273--282
Jacobo De Uña-Álvarez and   
M. Soledad Otero-GiráLdez and   
   Gema álvarez-Llorente   Estimation under length-bias and
                                  right-censoring: an application to
                                  unemployment duration analysis for
                                  married women  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283--291
             Paul Gustafson and   
             Lawrence J. Walker   An extension of the Dirichlet prior for
                                  the analysis of longitudinal multinomial
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 293--310
         Saralees Nadarajah and   
                    Samuel Kotz   Moments of some J-shaped distributions   311--317
     Camino González and   
                 Gabriel Palomo   Bayesian acceptance sampling plans
                                  following economic criteria: an
                                  application to paper pulp manufacturing  319--333
           Sueli A. Mingoti and   
              Otaviano F. Neves   A note on the Zhang omnibus test for
                                  normality based on the Q statistic . . . 335--341

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 4, May, 2003

               Liming Xiang and   
                Andy H. Lee and   
                  Siu-Keung Tse   Assessing local cluster influence in
                                  generalized linear mixed models  . . . . 349--359
              Patrick J. Barrie   A new sports ratings system: the
                                  tiddlywinks world ratings  . . . . . . . 361--372
         Yoshinori Kawasaki and   
            Philip Hans Franses   Detecting seasonal unit roots in a
                                  structural time series model . . . . . . 373--387
                Thaddeus Tarpey   Estimating the average slope . . . . . . 389--395
         Hajaj A. Al-Oraini and   
                    M. A. Rahim   Economic statistical design of $x$-$y$
                                  control charts for systems with gamma$
                                  (5, 2)$ in-control times . . . . . . . . 397--409
           Getachew Asfaw Dagne   The use of power transformations in
                                  small area estimation  . . . . . . . . . 411--423
José Eduardo Corrente and   
    Maria Del Pilar Díaz   Ordinal models and generalized
                                  estimating equations to evaluate disease
                                  severity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 425--439
             Shakir Hussain and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   Testing for autocorrelation in
                                  non-stationary dynamic systems of
                                  equations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 441--454

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 5, June, 2003

                Steen Magnussen   Stepwise estimators for three-phase
                                  sampling of categorical variables  . . . 461--475
                Youngjo Lee and   
                 John A. Nelder   False parsimony and its detection with
                                  GLMs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 477--483
                  Sifa Mvoi and   
                    Yan-Xia Lin   Analysis of experiments using the
                                  asymptotic quasi-likelihood approach . . 485--505
              Arthur B. Yeh and   
           Dennis K. J. Lin and   
              Honghong Zhou and   
Chandramouliswaran Venkataramani   A multivariate exponentially weighted
                                  moving average control chart for
                                  monitoring process variability . . . . . 507--536
                    H. Wong and   
              Wai-Cheung Ip and   
               Zhongjie Xie and   
                      Xueli Lui   Modelling and forecasting by wavelets,
                                  and the application to exchange rates    537--553
            Christopher Weigand   Economically optimal inspection policy
                                  with geometric adaptation  . . . . . . . 555--569
           Abdullah Almasri and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   An illustration of the causality
                                  relation between government spending and
                                  revenue using wavelet analysis on
                                  Finnish data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 571--584
              Stephen Leary and   
               Atul Bhaskar and   
                     Andy Keane   Optimal orthogonal-array-based latin
                                  hypercubes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 585--598
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 599--602

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 6, July, 2003

              R. G. Aykroyd and   
                   K. V. Mardia   A wavelet approach to shape analysis for
                                  spinal curves  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 605--623
                Ren-Fen Lee and   
                Deng-Yuan Huang   On some data oriented robust estimation
                                  procedures for means . . . . . . . . . . 625--634
            K. D. Patterson and   
                   S. M. Heravi   The impact of fat-tailed distributions
                                  on some leading unit roots tests . . . . 635--667
                   S. Robin and   
                 M. Lecomte and   
              H. Höfte and   
                     G. Mouille   A procedure for the clustering of cell
                                  wall mutants in the model plant
                                  Arabidopsis based on Fourier-transform
                                  infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy  . . . . . 669--681
             Daniel X. Wang and   
             Michael D. Conerly   Evaluation of three lack of fit tests in
                                  linear regression models . . . . . . . . 683--696
                D. K. Ghosh and   
                   P. C. Biswas   Complete diallel crosses plans through
                                  balanced incomplete block designs  . . . 697--708
              Siu-Keung Tse and   
                   Chunyan Yang   Reliability sampling plans for the
                                  Weibull distribution under Type II
                                  progressive censoring with binomial
                                  removals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 709--718

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 7, August, 2003

            Dimitrios V. Vougas   Reconsidering LM unit root testing . . . 727--741
               W. J. Krzanowski   Non-parametric estimation of distance
                                  between groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . 743--750
                J. Kowalski and   
                       X. M. Tu   Trend analysis with response
                                  incompatible formats and measurement
                                  error  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 751--770
               Jian-Xin Pan and   
                       Peng Bai   Local influence analysis in the growth
                                  curve model with Rao's simple covariance
                                  structure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 771--781
              Chien-Tai Lin and   
                N. Balakrishnan   Exact prediction intervals for
                                  exponential distributions based on
                                  doubly Type-II censored samples  . . . . 783--801
           Nicolaus Tideman and   
               Reza Kheirandish   Structurally consistent probabilities of
                                  selecting answers  . . . . . . . . . . . 803--811
                Duolao Wang and   
      Panuwat Lertsithichai and   
            Kiran Nanchahal and   
           Mohammed Yousufuddin   Risk factors of coronary heart disease:
                                  a Bayesian model averaging approach  . . 813--826
      A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon   Residuals from deletion in added
                                  variable plots . . . . . . . . . . . . . 827--841

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 8, October, 2003

                Youngjo Lee and   
                 John A. Nelder   Extended-REML estimators . . . . . . . . 845--856
           Kelvin K. W. Yau and   
            Karen C. H. Yip and   
                     H. K. Yuen   Modelling repeated insurance claim
                                  frequency data using the generalized
                                  linear mixed model . . . . . . . . . . . 857--865
               V. K. Sharma and   
                Seema Jaggi and   
                  Cini Varghese   Minimal balanced repeated measurements
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 867--872
               Sueli A. Mingoti   A note on the sample size required in
                                  sequential tests for the generalized
                                  binomial distribution  . . . . . . . . . 873--879
               Hyun Sook Oh and   
              Seoung-gon Ko and   
                     Man-Suk Oh   A Bayesian approach to assessing
                                  population bioequivalence in a $ 2
                                  \times 2 $ crossover design  . . . . . . 881--891
                  R. Bellio and   
                        E. Gori   Impact evaluation of job training
                                  programmes: selection bias in multilevel
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 893--907
            Peter C. Austin and   
             Michael D. Escobar   The use of finite mixture models to
                                  estimate the distribution of the health
                                  utilities index in the presence of a
                                  ceiling effect . . . . . . . . . . . . . 909--923
            Rhonda C. Magel and   
                         Li Qin   A non-parametric test for umbrella
                                  alternatives based on ranked-set
                                  sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 925--937
          Göran Arnoldsson   Optimal designs for beta-binomial
                                  logistic regression models . . . . . . . 939--951

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 9, November, 2003

         Vernon T. Farewell and   
              Agnes M. Herzberg   Plaid designs for the evaluation of
                                  training for medical practitioners . . . 957--965
             Richard J. Stevens   Evaluation of methods for interval
                                  estimation of model outputs, with
                                  application to survival models . . . . . 967--981
                  Yuzhi Cai and   
                 Neville Davies   Monitoring the parameter changes in
                                  general ARIMA time series models . . . . 983--1001
           David L. Thomson and   
         Arie van Noordwijk and   
                Ward Hagemeijer   Estimating avian dispersal distances
                                  from data on ringed birds  . . . . . . . 1003--1008
                Seppo Laaksonen   Alternative imputation techniques for
                                  complex metric variables . . . . . . . . 1009--1020
              Luis A. Gil-Alana   Estimation of the degree of dependence
                                  in the temperatures in the northern
                                  hemisphere using semi-parametric
                                  techniques . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1021--1031
                   J. F. Walhin   Bivariate Hofmann distributions  . . . . 1033--1046
            H. Öztay Ayhan   Models of response error components in
                                  supervised interview-reinterview surveys 1047--1054
          Hassen A. Muttlak and   
              Walid S. Al-Sabah   Statistical quality control based on
                                  ranked set sampling  . . . . . . . . . . 1055--1078

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 30, Number 10, December, 2003

         Saralees Nadarajah and   
                Kosto Mitov and   
                    Samuel Kotz   Local dependence functions for extreme
                                  value distributions  . . . . . . . . . . 1081--1100
              Michael Greenacre   Singular value decomposition of matched
                                  matrices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1101--1113
             Christian Sonesson   Evaluations of some Exponentially
                                  Weighted Moving Average methods  . . . . 1115--1133
                  Yangxin Huang   Selection of number of dose levels and
                                  its robustness for binary response data  1135--1146
                L. A. Gil-Alana   A fractional integration analysis of the
                                  population in some OECD countries  . . . 1147--1159
            Manuel Salvador and   
                 Pilar Gargallo   Automatic selective intervention in
                                  dynamic linear models  . . . . . . . . . 1161--1184
        Hervé Cardot and   
              Robert Faivre and   
                 Michel Goulard   Functional approaches for predicting
                                  land use with the temporal evolution of
                                  coarse resolution remote sensing data    1185--1199
             Robert J. Till and   
                  David J. Hand   Behavioural models of credit card usage  1201--1220
                 Dejian Lai and   
              Rakesh Sharma and   
          Jerry S. Wolinsky and   
            Ponnada A. Narayana   A comparative study of correlation
                                  coefficients in spatially MRSI-observed
                                  neurochemicals from multiple sclerosis
                                  patients . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1221--1229
                 Rand R. Wilcox   Multiple comparisons based on a modified
                                  one-step M-estimator . . . . . . . . . . 1231--1241
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1243--1247


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 1, January, 2004

                Sanaa Isma\"\il   A Simple Estimator for the Shape
                                  Parameter of the Pareto Distribution
                                  with Economics and Medical Applications  3--13
                L. Di Scala and   
             L. L. La Rocca and   
                    G. Consonni   A Bayesian Hierarchical Model for the
                                  Evaluation of a Website  . . . . . . . . 15--27
                    L. Pace and   
                  A. Salvan and   
                     L. Ventura   The Effects of Rounding on Likelihood
                                  Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--48
                   Aiyi Liu and   
     Enrique F. Schisterman and   
                      Eric Teoh   Sample Size and Power Calculation in
                                  Comparing Diagnostic Accuracy of
                                  Biomarkers with Pooled Assessments . . . 49--59
A. Martín Andrés and   
             I. Herranz Tejedor   The Equivalence of Two Proportions
                                  Revisited  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--72
                  C. Illert and   
                     A. Allison   Phono-genesis and the Origin of
                                  Accusative Syntax in Proto-Australian
                                  Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73--104
                   T. Nummi and   
          J. Möttönen   Prediction of Stem Measurements of Scots
                                  Pine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105--114
  Pedro M. D. C. B. Gouveia and   
          Paulo M. M. Rodrigues   Threshold Cointegration and the PPP
                                  Hypothesis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--127

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 2, February, 2004

                 Rand R. Wilcox   Inferences Based on a Skipped
                                  Correlation Coefficient  . . . . . . . . 131--143
              Ralph Mansson and   
                Philip Prescott   Robustness of a Class of Partial Dialled
                                  Cross Designs to the Unavailability of a
                                  Complete Block of Observations . . . . . 145--160
Miguel A. García-Pérez and   
Vicente Núñez-Antón   Small-Sample Comparisons for
                                  Goodness-of-Fit Statistics in One-Way
                                  Multinomials with Composite Hypotheses   161--181
              Chung-Ho Chen and   
                   Chao-Yu Chou   Minimum Average Total Inspection of
                                  Variable Lot-size Sampling Plan for
                                  Continuous Production  . . . . . . . . . 183--189
               Claude Lesty and   
       Jocelyne Pleau-Varet and   
                Mich\`ele Kujas   Geometric Method and Generalized Linear
                                  Models. Two Opposite Multiparametric
                                  Approaches Illustrated on a Sample of
                                  Pituitary Adenomas . . . . . . . . . . . 191--213
      Markus Neuhäuser and   
        Herbert Büning and   
              Ludwig A. Hothorn   Maximum Test versus Adaptive Tests for
                                  the Two-Sample Location Problem  . . . . 215--227
       Theodore G. Karrison and   
               Peter C. O'Brien   A Rank-Sum-Type Test for Paired Data
                                  with Multiple Endpoints  . . . . . . . . 229--238
                 Tom Benton and   
                 David Hand and   
                 Martin Crowder   Two z's are Better than One  . . . . . . 239--247

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 3, April, 2004

Guillermo Miró-Quesada and   
       Enrique Del Castillo and   
               John J. Peterson   A Bayesian Approach for Multiple
                                  Response Surface Optimization in the
                                  Presence of Noise Variables  . . . . . . 251--270
             Sadao Tomizawa and   
            Nobuko Miyamoto and   
                     Ryo Funato   Conditional Difference Asymmetry Model
                                  for Square Contingency Tables with
                                  Nominal Categories . . . . . . . . . . . 271--277
                  H. Bayo Lawal   Using a GLM to Decompose the Symmetry
                                  Model in Square Contingency Tables with
                                  Ordered Categories . . . . . . . . . . . 279--303
                 Yves G. Berger   A Simple Variance Estimator for Unequal
                                  Probability Sampling without Replacement 305--315
             A. A. Kalgonda and   
                 S. R. Kulkarni   Multivariate Quality Control Chart for
                                  Autocorrelated Processes . . . . . . . . 317--327
                 R. Deardon and   
              S. G. Gilmour and   
               N. A. Butler and   
                  K. Phelps and   
                     R. Kennedy   A Method for Ascertaining and
                                  Controlling Representation Bias in Field
                                  Trials for Airborne Plant Pathogens  . . 329--343
              Willem Albers and   
       Wilbert C. M. Kallenberg   Empirical Non-Parametric Control Charts:
                                  Estimation Effects and Corrections . . . 345--360
            Thaddeus Tarpey and   
             Richard D. Sanders   Linear Conditional Expectation for
                                  Discretized Distributions  . . . . . . . 361--372

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 4, May, 2004

            H. E. T. Holgersson   Testing for Multivariate Autocorrelation 379--395
                    Xia Pan and   
                Jeffrey Jarrett   Applying State Space to SPC: Monitoring
                                  Multivariate Time Series . . . . . . . . 397--418
                    Ping Sa and   
               Luminita Razaila   One-sided Continuous Tolerance Limits
                                  and their Accompanying Sample Size
                                  Problem  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 419--434
           Sanjoy Roy Chowdhury   Catalogue of Group Structures for
                                  Three-level Fractional Factorial Designs 435--444
      Petros E. Maravelakis and   
             John Panaretos and   
               Stelios Psarakis   EWMA Chart and Measurement Error . . . . 445--455
                  Rose D. Baker   A Modified Knox Test of Space--time
                                  Clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 457--463
               K. V. Mardia and   
               J. Kirkbride and   
                F. L. Bookstein   Statistics of Shape, Direction and
                                  Cylindrical Variables  . . . . . . . . . 465--479
              S. Balamurali and   
                   K. Subramani   Modified CSP-C Continuous Sampling Plan
                                  for Consumer Protection  . . . . . . . . 481--494

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 5, June, 2004

             B. M. Colosimo and   
                     R. Pan and   
                E. del Castillo   A Sequential Markov Chain Monte Carlo
                                  Approach to Set-up Adjustment of a
                                  Process over a Set of Lots . . . . . . . 499--520
                  Darryl Holden   Testing the Normality Assumption in the
                                  Tobit Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 521--532
             Kui-Yin Cheung and   
                Elspeth Thomson   The Demand for Gasoline in China: a
                                  Cointegration Analysis . . . . . . . . . 533--544
              K. G. Russell and   
                S. M. Lewis and   
                        A. Dean   Fractional Factorial Designs for the
                                  Detection of Interactions between Design
                                  and Noise Factors  . . . . . . . . . . . 545--552
                 P. H. Chau and   
                 Paul S. F. Yip   Non-parametric Back-projection of HIV
                                  Positive Tests using Multinomial and
                                  Poisson Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . 553--564
           Horng-Jinh Chang and   
               Chih-Li Wang and   
                Kuo-Chung Huang   Using Randomized Response to Estimate
                                  the Proportion and Truthful Reporting
                                  Probability in a Dichotomous Finite
                                  Population . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 565--573
                  Arthur Pewsey   Testing for Circular Reflective Symmetry
                                  about a Known Median Axis  . . . . . . . 575--585
                    Key-Il Shin   A Multivariate Unit Root Test Based on
                                  the Modified Weighted Symmetric
                                  Estimator for $ \mbox {VAR}(p) $ . . . . 587--596

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 6, July, 2004

                  Peter Congdon   Modelling Trends and Inequality in Small
                                  Area Mortality . . . . . . . . . . . . . 603--622
               Wei-Ming Luh and   
                Jiin-Huarng Guo   Improved Robust Test Statistic Based on
                                  Trimmed Means and Hall's Transformation
                                  for Two-way ANOVA Models Under
                                  Non-normality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 623--643
               D. K. Al-Mutairi   Bayesian Computations for Random
                                  Environment Models . . . . . . . . . . . 645--659
                     Gang Zheng   Maximizing a Family of Optimal
                                  Statistics over a Nuisance Parameter
                                  with Applications to Genetic Data
                                  Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 661--671
                 Alan D. Hutson   Utilizing the Flexibility of the
                                  Epsilon-Skew-Normal Distribution for
                                  Common Regression Problems . . . . . . . 673--683
      Cynthia A. V. Tojeiro and   
     Francisco Louzada-Neto and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   A Bayesian Analysis for Accelerated
                                  Lifetime Tests Under an Exponential
                                  Power Law Model with Threshold Stress    685--691
                  Chung-Ho Chen   Determining the Optimum Process Mean of
                                  a One-sided Specification Limit with the
                                  Linear Quality Loss Function of Product  693--703
       Arup Ranjan Mukhopadhyay   Establishing Optimum Bleaching
                                  Conditions for Whitening Canary Wool . . 705--738

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 7, August, 2004

                 Seung-Hoon Yoo   A Note on an Approximation of the Mobile
                                  Communications Expenditures Distribution
                                  Function Using a Mixture Model . . . . . 747--752
                M. A. Bakir and   
                 B. Altunkaynak   The Optimization with the Genetic
                                  Algorithm Approach of the
                                  Multi-Objective, Joint Economical Design
                                  of the $x$ and $R$ Control Charts  . . . 753--772
                  Haobo Ren and   
              Xiao-Hua Zhou and   
                      Hua Liang   A Flexible Method for Estimating the ROC
                                  Curve  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 773--784
              Philip A. Shively   Testing for a Unit Root in ARIMA
                                  Processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 785--798
       Silvia L. P. Ferrari and   
         Francisco Cribari-Neto   Beta Regression for Modelling Rates and
                                  Proportions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 799--815
             Rosalba Miceli and   
                  Lara Lusa and   
                  Luigi Mariani   Revising a Prognostic Index Developed
                                  for Classification Purposes: an
                                  Application to Gastric Cancer Data . . . 817--830
          James F. Reed III and   
                 David B. Stark   Robust Two-Sample Statistics for Testing
                                  Equality of Means: a Simulation Study    831--854
              G. J. M. Rosa and   
                 D. Gianola and   
                 C. R. Padovani   Bayesian Longitudinal Data Analysis with
                                  Mixed Models and Thick-tailed
                                  Distributions using MCMC . . . . . . . . 855--873

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 8, October, 2004

                  David J. Hand   Pattern Discovery  . . . . . . . . . . . 883--884
              David J. Hand and   
              Richard J. Bolton   Pattern Discovery and Detection: a
                                  Unified Statistical Methodology  . . . . 885--924
                Gonzalo Navarro   Pattern Matching . . . . . . . . . . . . 925--949
              Andrew Lawson and   
                Allan Clark and   
        Carmen L. Vidal Rodeiro   Developments in General and Syndromic
                                  Surveillance for Small Area Health Data  951--966
                Joseph Glaz and   
                  Zhenkui Zhang   Multiple Window Discrete Scan Statistics 967--980
          Alexander Von Eye and   
Eduardo Gutiérrez Peña   Configural Frequency Analysis: the
                                  Search for Extreme Cells . . . . . . . . 981--997
              Cheolwoo Park and   
               J. S. Marron and   
           Vitaliana Rondonotti   Dependent SiZer: Goodness-of-Fit Tests
                                  for Time Series Models . . . . . . . . . 999--1017
             Balaji Padmanabhan   The Interestingness Paradox in Pattern
                                  Discovery  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1019--1035

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 9, November, 2004

              Steven G. Gilmour   Irregular Four-level Response Surface
                                  Designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1043--1048
               Manuel Galea and   
Víctor Leiva-Sánchez and   
              Gilberto A. Paula   Influence Diagnostics in
                                  log-Birnbaum--Saunders Regression Models 1049--1064
             M. L. Aggarwal and   
              Lih-Yuan Deng and   
            Mithilesh Kumar Jha   Some New Residual Treatment Effects
                                  Designs for Comparing Test Treatments
                                  with a Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1065--1081
                Hafzullah Aksoy   Using Markov Chains for Non-perennial
                                  Daily Streamflow Data Generation . . . . 1083--1094
      M. L. Menéndez and   
                J. A. Pardo and   
                       L. Pardo   Tests of Symmetry in Three-dimensional
                                  Contingency Tables Based on
                                  Phi-divergence Statistics  . . . . . . . 1095--1114
                W. L. Pearn and   
                Y. C. Chang and   
                   Chien-Wei Wu   Distributional and Inferential
                                  Properties of the Process Loss Indices   1115--1135
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1137--1139

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 31, Number 10, December, 2004

                Genming Shi and   
                N. Rao Chaganty   Application of Quasi-Least Squares to
                                  Analyse Replicated Autoregressive Time
                                  Series Regression Models . . . . . . . . 1147--1156
               Jin-Guan Lin and   
               Bo-Cheng Wei and   
                 Nan-Song Zhang   Varying Dispersion Diagnostics for
                                  Inverse Gaussian Regression Models . . . 1157--1170
             A. F. B. Costa and   
                    M. A. Rahim   Monitoring Process Mean and Variability
                                  with One Non-central Chi-square Chart    1171--1183
          Mu'azu R. Abujiya and   
              Hassen A. Muttlak   Quality Control Chart for the Mean using
                                  Double Ranked Set Sampling . . . . . . . 1185--1201
                 Seung-Hoon Yoo   A Note on a Bayesian Approach to a
                                  Dichotomous Choice Environmental
                                  Valuation Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1203--1209
           David M. Reineke and   
                  John S. Crown   Estimation of Hazard, Density and
                                  Survivor Functions for Randomly Censored
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1211--1225
        Clive W. J. Granger and   
                    Yongil Jeon   Forecasting Performance of Information
                                  Criteria with Many Macro Series  . . . . 1227--1240
             Gordana Derado and   
            Kanti V. Mardia and   
           Vic Patrangenaru and   
             Hilary W. Thompson   A Shape-based Glaucoma Index for
                                  Tomographic Images . . . . . . . . . . . 1241--1248


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 1, 2005

                   Don Amos and   
          T. Randolph Beard and   
              Steven B. Caudill   A statistical analysis of the handling
                                  characteristics of certain sporting
                                  arms: frontier regression, the moment of
                                  inertia, and the radius of gyration  . . 3--16
                  Neil B. Marks   Estimation of Weibull parameters from
                                  common percentiles . . . . . . . . . . . 17--24
               Chao-Yu Chou and   
              Chung-Ho Chen and   
                   Hui-Rong Liu   Acceptance control charts for non-normal
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--36
              James F. Reed III   Contributions to two-sample statistics   37--44
           George E. Halkos and   
                Ilias S. Kevork   A comparison of alternative unit root
                                  tests  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--60
                  Alex Riba and   
                  Josep Ginebra   Change-point estimation in a multinomial
                                  sequence and homogeneity of literary
                                  style  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--74
               Jens Nielsen and   
              Henrik Jensen and   
                Per K. Andersen   Creating a reference to a complex
                                  emergency situation using time series
                                  methods: war in Guinea--Bissau
                                  1998--1999 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75--86
       Jitendra Singh Tomar and   
                Seema Jaggi and   
                  Cini Varghese   On totally balanced block designs for
                                  competition effects  . . . . . . . . . . 87--97
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99--104

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 2, 2005

      Athanasios C. Micheas and   
                   Dipak K. Dey   Assessing shape differences in
                                  populations of shapes using the complex
                                  Watson shape distribution  . . . . . . . 105--116
            Matthew A. Hall and   
                Matthew S. Mayo   The impact of correlated readings on the
                                  estimation of the average area under
                                  readers' ROC curves  . . . . . . . . . . 117--125
               J. A. Amaral and   
              E. P. Pereira and   
            M. T. Paixão   Data and projections of HIV/AIDS cases
                                  in Portugal: an unstoppable epidemic?    127--140
                     Paul Zhang   Multiple imputation of missing data with
                                  ante-dependence covariance structure . . 141--155
             Victor M. Guerrero   Restricted estimation of an adjusted
                                  time series: application to Mexico's
                                  industrial production index  . . . . . . 157--172
                 Jan Graffelman   Enriched biplots for canonical
                                  correlation analysis . . . . . . . . . . 173--188
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189--190

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 3, 2005

                 S. Hussain and   
                R. Harrison and   
                   J. Ayres and   
                  S. Walter and   
                  J. Hawker and   
                  R. Wilson and   
                      G. Shukur   Estimation and forecasting hospital
                                  admissions due to Influenza: Planning
                                  for winter pressure. The case of the
                                  West Midlands, UK  . . . . . . . . . . . 191--205
               Sung H. Park and   
                 Bum S. Lee and   
                  Hyang S. Jung   Joint impact of multiple observations on
                                  a subset of variables in multiple linear
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207--219
                   Zhang Wu and   
                    Yu Tian and   
                    Sheng Zhang   Adjusted-loss-function charts with
                                  variable sample sizes and sampling
                                  intervals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 221--242
                Duolao Wang and   
                 Michael Murphy   Identifying Nonlinear Relationships in
                                  Regression using the ACE Algorithm . . . 243--258
       Ulysses J. Brown III and   
                 Dharam S. Rana   Generalized exchange and propensity for
                                  military service: The moderating effect
                                  of prior military exposure . . . . . . . 259--270
            Ronald L. Tracy and   
                 David P. Doane   Using the studentized range to assess
                                  kurtosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 271--280
    Andrés M. Alonso and   
                   Juan J. Romo   Forecast of the expected non-epidemic
                                  morbidity of acute diseases using
                                  resampling methods . . . . . . . . . . . 281--295
Guillermo De León Adams and   
          Pere Grima Cintas and   
Xavier Tort-Martorell Llabrés   Experimentation order in factorial
                                  designs with 8 or 16 runs  . . . . . . . 297--313
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315--320

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 4, 2005

         Belén Zalba and   
Belén Sánchez-valverde and   
    José M. Marín   An experimental study of thermal energy
                                  storage with phase change materials by
                                  design of experiments  . . . . . . . . . 321--332
               Rolf Aaberge and   
                  Li-chun Zhang   A class of exact UMP unbiased tests for
                                  conditional symmetry in small-sample
                                  square contingency tables  . . . . . . . 333--340
     François Husson and   
    Jérôme Pag\`es   Scatter Plot and Additional Variables    341--350
          Natasha Yakovchuk and   
            Thomas R. Willemain   Monte Carlo comparison of estimation
                                  methods for additive two-way tables  . . 351--374
         Michael I. Zeifman and   
                     Dov Ingman   Modelling of unexpected shift in SPC . . 375--386
            Jadran Dobri\'c and   
               Friedrich Schmid   Nonparametric estimation of the lower
                                  tail dependence $ \lambda_L $ in
                                  bivariate copulas  . . . . . . . . . . . 387--407
             Dogan Argaç   Testing hypotheses on coefficients of
                                  variation from a series of two-armed
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 409--419
                Takafumi Isogai   Applications of a new power normal
                                  family . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 421--436
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437--441

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 5, 2005

                   Diego Kuonen   Studentized bootstrap confidence
                                  intervals based on $M$-estimates . . . . 443--460
             Thomas P. Ryan and   
             William H. Woodall   The most-cited statistical papers  . . . 461--474
             Mike Nicholson and   
                      Jon Barry   Target detection from a classical and a
                                  Bayesian viewpoint . . . . . . . . . . . 475--482
               Diane Dancer and   
                Andrew Tremayne   R-squared and prediction in regression
                                  with ordered quantitative response . . . 483--493
                 Rand R. Wilcox   Estimating the conditional variance of
                                  $Y$, given $X$, in a simple regression
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 495--502
                 Gabriel Huerta   Multivariate Bayes Wavelet shrinkage and
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 529--542

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 6, 2005

                 Jason Dietrich   The effects of sampling strategies on
                                  the small sample properties of the logit
                                  estimator  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 543--554
      Paulo M. M. Rodrigues and   
            Philip Hans Franses   A sequential approach to testing
                                  seasonal unit roots in high frequency
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 555--569
                 John Zhang and   
                 Mahmud Ibrahim   A simulation study on SPSS ridge
                                  regression and ordinary least squares
                                  regression procedures for
                                  multicollinearity data . . . . . . . . . 571--588
               E. Schrevens and   
              H. Coppenolle and   
                  K. M. Portier   A comparative study between latent class
                                  binomial segmentation and mixed-effects
                                  logistic regression to explore
                                  between-respondent variability in visual
                                  preference for horticultural products    589--605
                  Mark R. Greer   Combination forecasting for directional
                                  accuracy: an application to survey
                                  interest rate forecasts  . . . . . . . . 607--615
               Man Lai Tang and   
                       Ka Ho Wu   A unified sequential test procedure for
                                  simultaneous testing the equality of
                                  several binomial proportions to a
                                  specified standard . . . . . . . . . . . 617--624
          Christopher R. Illert   Origins of linguistic zonation in the
                                  Australian Alps. Part 1 --- Huygens'
                                  Principle  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 625--659
             Mariam Mahfouz and   
           Pascale Giraudet and   
                  Michel Chaput   Strategy for a statistical analysis of
                                  odour influence on the mammalian
                                  olfactory bulb responsiveness  . . . . . 661--679
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 681--682

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 7, 2005

             Saralees Nadarajah   A generalized normal distribution  . . . 685--694
                        Xia Pan   An alternative approach to multivariate
                                  EWMA control chart . . . . . . . . . . . 695--705
             Norah R. Al-Ballaa   Test for cointegration based on
                                  two-stage least squares  . . . . . . . . 707--713
              M. E. Ghitany and   
                    S. Kotz and   
                         M. Xie   On some reliability measures and their
                                  stochastic orderings for the Topp--Leone
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 715--722
           Filidor V. Labra and   
                 Reiko Aoki and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   Local influence in null intercept
                                  measurement error regression under a
                                  Student $t$ model  . . . . . . . . . . . 723--740
            M. A. Alkhamisi and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   Bayesian analysis of a linear mixed
                                  model with AR($p$) errors via MCMC . . . 741--755
                  Donna L. Mohr   Confidence limits for estimates of
                                  totals from stratified samples, with
                                  application to Medicare Part B
                                  overpayment audits . . . . . . . . . . . 757--769
Emilio Gómez-déniz and   
Francisco J. Vázquez-polo   Modelling uncertainty in insurance
                                  Bonus--Malus premium principles by using
                                  a Bayesian robustness approach . . . . . 771--784

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 8, 2005

                Tsung-Shan Tsou   Inferences of variance function --- a
                                  parametric robust way  . . . . . . . . . 785--796
   Juan Miguel Marín and   
             Lluis M. Pl\`a and   
        David Ríos-Insua   Forecasting for some stochastic process
                                  models related to sow farm management    797--812
            Yuehjen E. Shao and   
             John W. Fowler and   
               George C. Runger   A note on determining an optimal target
                                  by considering the dependence of holding
                                  costs and the quality characteristics    813--822
     Arturo J. Fernández   Progressively censored variables
                                  sampling plans for two-parameter
                                  exponential distributions  . . . . . . . 823--829
C. MantéJ. P. Durbec and   
                   J. C. Dauvin   A functional data-analytic approach to
                                  the classification of species according
                                  to their spatial dispersion. Application
                                  to a marine macrobenthic community from
                                  the Bay of Morlaix (Western English
                                  Channel) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 831--840
            Yoon Young Jung and   
              Dong Wan Shin and   
                     Man-Suk Oh   Bayesian analysis of panel data using an
                                  MTAR model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 841--854
                 Dejian Lai and   
     Shyang-Yun Pamela K. Shiao   Comparing two clinical measurements: a
                                  linear mixed model approach  . . . . . . 855--860
         Joseph Brian Adams and   
                     Yijin Wert   Logistic and neural network models for
                                  predicting a hospital admission  . . . . 861--869

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 9, 2005

                Duolao Wang and   
                     Pengjun Lu   Modelling and forecasting mortality
                                  distributions in England and Wales using
                                  the Lee--Carter model  . . . . . . . . . 873--885
          André I. Khuri   Slack-variable models versus Scheffé's
                                  mixture models . . . . . . . . . . . . . 887--908
           Yoeng-Kuan Chang and   
                Deng-Yuan Huang   On some robust estimation procedures for
                                  quantiles based on data  . . . . . . . . 909--927
      A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon   Identifying multiple influential
                                  observations in linear regression  . . . 929--946
Jacques Bénasséni   A concentration study of principal
                                  components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 947--957
              Edward J. Bedrick   Graphical modelling and the Mahalanobis
                                  distance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 959--967
            Hugh A. Chipman and   
                        Hong Gu   Interpretable dimension reduction  . . . 969--987

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 32, Number 10, 2005

Gabriel Nuñez-Antonio and   
Eduardo Gutiérrez-Peña   A Bayesian analysis of directional data
                                  using the projected normal distribution  995--1001
                W. L. Pearn and   
                  M. H. Shu and   
                      B. M. Hsu   Testing process capability based on $
                                  C_{pm} $ in the presence of random
                                  measurement errors . . . . . . . . . . . 1003--1024
              M. E. Ghitany and   
          E. K. Al-Hussaini and   
              R. A. Al-Jarallah   Marshall--Olkin extended Weibull
                                  distribution and its application to
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1025--1034
               Marc Callens and   
               Christophe Croux   The impact of education on third births.
                                  A multilevel discrete-time hazard
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1035--1050
      Bìrdal \cSeno\uglu   Robust $ 2^k $ factorial design with
                                  Weibull error distributions  . . . . . . 1051--1066
               D. T. Shirke and   
              R. R. Kumbhar and   
                       D. Kundu   Tolerance intervals for exponentiated
                                  scale family of distributions  . . . . . 1067--1074
    J. López-Fidalgo and   
J. M. Rodríguez-Díaz and   
          G. Sánchez and   
     M. T. Santos-Martín   Optimal designs for compartmental models
                                  with correlated observations . . . . . . 1075--1088
              Douglas G. Bonett   Robust confidence interval for a
                                  residual standard deviation  . . . . . . 1089--1094


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 1, 2006

              Patrick D. Bourke   The \rm RL$_2$ chart versus the $ n p $
                                  chart for detecting upward shifts in
                                  fraction defective . . . . . . . . . . . 1--15
                  Yoshio Komori   Properties of the Weibull cumulative
                                  exposure model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--34
                Daniel Hunt and   
                    Dale Bowman   Modeling developmental data using
                                  U-shaped threshold dose-response curves  35--47
               Lee-Ing Tong and   
                 Chien-Hui Yang   Analyzing type II censored data obtained
                                  from repetitious experiments . . . . . . 49--63
                Li-Ping Zhu and   
                Li-Xing Zhu and   
                   Shi-Song Mao   A non-iterative approach to estimating
                                  parameters in a linear structural
                                  equation model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--78
          Markus Neuhäuser   An exact test for trend among binomial
                                  proportions based on a modified
                                  Baumgartner--Weiß--Schindler statistic    79--88
            Enrique De Alba and   
Juan J. Fernández-Durán and   
M. Mercedes Gregorio-Domínguez   Bayesian inference for the mean and
                                  standard deviation of a normal
                                  population when only the sample size,
                                  mean and range are observed  . . . . . . 89--99
                D. Muthuraj and   
                D. Senthilkumar   Designing and construction of
                                  tightened-normal-tightened variables
                                  sampling scheme  . . . . . . . . . . . . 101--111

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 2, 2006

              Teo Ja\vsi\'c and   
                   Douglas Wood   Testing for efficiency and non-linearity
                                  in market and natural time series  . . . 113--138
              S. Balamurali and   
                  Chi-Hyuck Jun   Average outgoing quality of CSP-C
                                  continuous sampling plan under short run
                                  production processes . . . . . . . . . . 139--154
              Yangxin Huang and   
                       Hulin Wu   A Bayesian approach for estimating
                                  antiviral efficacy in HIV dynamic models 155--174
             Ashis Sengupta and   
             Fidelis I. Ugwuowo   Modelling multi-stage processes through
                                  multivariate distributions . . . . . . . 175--188
      Alberto Luceño and   
                 Jaime Puig-Pey   The random intrinsic fast initial
                                  response of one-sided CUSUM charts . . . 189--201
            Nobuko Miyamoto and   
               Kouji Tahata and   
              Hirokazu Ebie and   
                 Sadao Tomizawa   Marginal inhomogeneity models for square
                                  contingency tables with nominal
                                  categories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203--215
        D. J. Spiegelhalter and   
                 E. C. Marshall   Strategies for inference robustness in
                                  focused modelling  . . . . . . . . . . . 217--232
                    Steven Cook   A finite-sample sensitivity analysis of
                                  the Dickey--Fuller test under
                                  local-to-unity detrending  . . . . . . . 233--240

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 3, 2006

              Richard Woodhouse   Graphical solutions for structural
                                  regression assist errors-in-variables
                                  modelling  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 241--255
               E. Andersson and   
                    D. Bock and   
               M. Frisén   Some statistical aspects of methods for
                                  detection of turning points in business
                                  cycles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 257--278
               Fong-jung Yu and   
                Jiang-liang Hou   Optimization of design parameters for
                                  control charts with multiple assignable
                                  causes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 279--290
            R. R. L. Kantam and   
           G. Srinivasa Rao and   
                      B. Sriram   An economic reliability test plan:
                                  Log-logistic distribution  . . . . . . . 291--296
                 A. M. Wade and   
                K. Lawrence and   
                   W. Mandy and   
                       D. Skuse   Charting the development of emotion
                                  recognition from 6 years of age  . . . . 297--315
                 Rand R. Wilcox   Confidence intervals for prediction
                                  intervals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 317--326
              S. Balamurali and   
                  Chi-hyuck Jun   Repetitive group sampling procedure for
                                  variables inspection . . . . . . . . . . 327--338
            Kanti V. Mardia and   
             Paul McDonnell and   
                  Alf D. Linney   Penalized image averaging and
                                  discrimination with facial and fishery
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 339--371

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 4, 2006

             Stefano Barone and   
               Alberto Lombardo   Balanced Asymmetrical Nearly Orthogonal
                                  Designs for first and second order
                                  effect estimation  . . . . . . . . . . . 373--386
              Murat Kulahci and   
          Sòren Bisgaard   A generalization of the alias matrix . . 387--395
                 Greg F. Piepel   A note comparing component-slope,
                                  Scheffé; and Cox parameterizations of the
                                  linear mixture experiment model  . . . . 397--403
                  Ron S. Kenett   On the planning and design of sample
                                  surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 405--415
              Sungcheol Yun and   
              So Young Sohn and   
                    Youngjo Lee   Modelling and estimating heavy-tailed
                                  non-homogeneous correlated queues:
                                  Pareto-inverse gamma HGLM with
                                  covariates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 417--425
           Issam K. Samarah and   
            Gamal S. Weheba and   
                 Thomas E. Lacy   Response surface characterization of the
                                  mechanical behavior of impact-damaged
                                  sandwich composites  . . . . . . . . . . 427--437
              Subha Chakraborti   Parameter estimation and design
                                  considerations in prospective
                                  applications of the $ X^- $ chart  . . . 439--459
          Christopher M. Pomory   A note on calculating $P$ values from $
                                  0.15$--$ 0.005$ for the
                                  Anderson--Darling normality test using
                                  the $F$ distribution . . . . . . . . . . 461--462
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 463--466

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 5, 2006

                L. A. McSweeney   Monitoring paper production using a
                                  spectral control chart designed to
                                  detect in the presence of multiple
                                  cycles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 467--480
                  Roberta Zizza   A measure of output gap for Italy
                                  through structural time series models    481--496
          Chang C. Y. Dorea and   
               Sueli A. Mingoti   Estimating the total number of distinct
                                  species using quadrat sampling and
                                  under-dependence structure . . . . . . . 497--512
                  S. S. Ganguly   Cumulative logit models for matched
                                  pairs case-control design: Studies with
                                  covariates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 513--522
         Kaliappa Kalirajan and   
                Shashanka Bhide   Bias free measurement of technical
                                  efficiency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 523--533
         Jennifer A. Mooney and   
            Ian T. Jolliffe and   
                 Peter J. Helms   Modelling seasonally varying data: a
                                  case study for Sudden Infant Death
                                  Syndrome (SIDS)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 535--547
                    J. Peng and   
               C. I. C. Lee and   
                         L. Liu   Max-min multiple comparison procedure
                                  for comparing several dose levels with a
                                  zero dose control  . . . . . . . . . . . 549--555
                 M. Khazaee and   
                      K. Shafie   Regression models for Boolean random
                                  sets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 557--567
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 569--574

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 6, 2006

            Adelaide Figueiredo   Two-way analysis of variance for data
                                  from a concentrated bipolar Watson
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 575--581
            James D. Stamey and   
              Dean M. Young and   
                Tom L. Bratcher   Bayesian sample-size determination for
                                  one and two Poisson rate parameters with
                                  applications to quality control  . . . . 583--594
              Tzong-Ru Tsai and   
                    Shuo-Jye Wu   Acceptance sampling based on truncated
                                  life tests for generalized Rayleigh
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 595--600
                 Ashish Das and   
               Sudhir Gupta and   
                Sanpei Kageyama   $A$-optimal diallel crosses for test
                                  versus control comparisons . . . . . . . 601--608
              Ian L. Dryden and   
            Rahman Farnoosh and   
              Charles C. Taylor   Image segmentation using Voronoi
                                  polygons and MCMC, with application to
                                  muscle fibre images  . . . . . . . . . . 609--622
           Martin Arvidsson and   
                 Ida Gremyr and   
                     Bo Bergman   Interpretation of dispersion effects in
                                  a robust design context  . . . . . . . . 623--627
             Petros Hadjicostas   Maximizing proportions of correct
                                  classifications in binary logistic
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 629--640
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 641--644

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 7, 2006

                      G. Yi and   
                 S. Coleman and   
                         Q. Ren   CUSUM method in predicting regime shifts
                                  and its performance in different stock
                                  markets allowing for transaction fees    647--661
                Rob Deardon and   
          Steven G. Gilmour and   
             Neil A. Butler and   
                Kath Phelps and   
                    Roy Kennedy   Designing field experiments which are
                                  subject to representation bias . . . . . 663--678
                 Alan D. Hutson   Modifying the exact test for a binomial
                                  proportion and comparisons with other
                                  approaches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 679--690
              Shih-Chou Kao and   
             Chuan-Ching Ho and   
                   Ying-Chin Ho   Transforming the exponential by
                                  minimizing the sum of the absolute
                                  differences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 691--702
          Michael A. Martin and   
                 Steven Roberts   An evaluation of bootstrap methods for
                                  outlier detection in least squares
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 703--720
      Markus Neuhäuser and   
              Ludwig A. Hothorn   A robust modification of the
                                  ordered-heterogeneity test . . . . . . . 721--727
                  Alex Riba and   
                  Josep Ginebra   Diversity of vocabulary and homogeneity
                                  of literary style  . . . . . . . . . . . 729--741
               Farid Zayeri and   
          Anoshirvan Kazemnejad   A latent variable regression model for
                                  asymmetric bivariate ordered categorical
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 743--753
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 755--758

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 8, 2006

                   Wen-Den Chen   Testing for spurious regression in a
                                  panel data model with the individual
                                  number and time length growing . . . . . 759--772
                Tony Cooper and   
              Mary G. Leitnaker   Further exploratory analysis of
                                  split-plot experiments to study certain
                                  stratified effects . . . . . . . . . . . 773--786
            Sanaa A. Ismail and   
                 Hesham A. Auda   Bayesian and fiducial inference for the
                                  inverse Gaussian distribution via Gibbs
                                  sampler  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 787--805
          Yuang-Chin Chiang and   
                Lin-An Chen and   
         Hsien-Chueh Peter Yang   Symmetric quantiles and their
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 807--817
     E. Ayuga Téllez and   
A. J. Martín Fernández and   
C. González García and   
      E. Martínez Falero   Estimation of non-parametric regression
                                  for dasometric measures  . . . . . . . . 819--836
                    Jixian Wang   Optimal parametric design with
                                  applications to pharmacokinetic and
                                  pharmacodynamic trials . . . . . . . . . 837--852
             Seong-Keon Lee and   
                    Seohoon Jin   Decision tree approaches for
                                  zero-inflated count data . . . . . . . . 853--865
         Drgabriel Escarela and   
     Jacques F. Carriére   A bivariate model of claim frequencies
                                  and severities . . . . . . . . . . . . . 867--883
                      Anonymous   Book reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 885--890

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 9, 2006

                      Ayoe Hoff   Bootstrapping Malmquist Indices for
                                  Danish Seiners in the North Sea and
                                  Skagerrak  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 891--907
           Masakazu Iwasaki and   
                  Hiroe Tsubaki   Bivariate Negative Binomial Generalized
                                  Linear Models for Environmental Count
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 909--923
                   Mak Kaboudan   Computational Forecasting of
                                  Wavelet-converted Monthly Sunspot
                                  Numbers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 925--941
Murat Küçük and   
         Necati A\ugiralio\uglu   Wavelet Regression Technique for
                                  Streamflow Prediction  . . . . . . . . . 943--960
             Kuo-Yuan Liang and   
                Jack C. Lee and   
                Kurt S. H. Shao   On the Distribution of the Inverted
                                  Linear Compound of Dependent
                                  $F$-Variates and its Application to the
                                  Combination of Forecasts . . . . . . . . 961--973
               Ho-Seog Kang and   
              Kee-Hoon Kang and   
                   Sung H. Park   Minimax Designs for the Stability of
                                  Slope Estimation on Second-order
                                  Response Surfaces  . . . . . . . . . . . 975--988
          Christopher R. Illert   Origins of Linguistic Zonation in the
                                  Australian Alps. Part 2 --- Snell's Law  989--1030
             Saralees Nadarajah   Acknowledgement of Priority: the
                                  Generalized Normal Distribution  . . . . 1031--1032
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1033--1035

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 33, Number 10, 2006

             Pradeep George and   
                 Madara M. Ogot   A Compromise Experimental Design Method
                                  for Parametric Polynomial Response
                                  Surface Approximations . . . . . . . . . 1037--1050
                Steven Cook and   
                   Alan Speight   International Business Cycle Asymmetry
                                  and Time Irreversible Nonlinearities . . 1051--1065
          Kamziah Abd Kudus and   
               A. C. Kimber and   
                    J. Lapongan   A Parametric Model for the Interval
                                  Censored Survival Times of \em Acacia
                                  Mangium Plantation in a Spacing Trial    1067--1074
              Ian G. McHale and   
             Patrick J. Laycock   Applications of a General Stable Law
                                  Regression Model . . . . . . . . . . . . 1075--1084
                  Eiji Minemura   An Interest-rate Model Analysis Based on
                                  Data Augmentation Bayesian Forecasting   1085--1104
                W. L. Pearn and   
                Y. C. Chang and   
                   Chien-Wei Wu   Measuring Process Performance Based on
                                  Expected Loss with Asymmetric Tolerances 1105--1120
           Bradley T. Ewing and   
                Teresa Kerr and   
               Mark A. Thompson   Do Flow Rates Respond Asymmetrically to
                                  Water Level? Evidence from the Edwards
                                  Aquifer  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1121--1129
               Kenneth Rice and   
            David Spiegelhalter   A Simple Diagnostic Plot Connecting
                                  Robust Estimation, Outlier Detection,
                                  and False Discovery Rates  . . . . . . . 1131--1147
                    M. C. Jones   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1149--1151


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 1, 2007

            Alice S. Whittemore   A Bayesian False Discovery Rate for
                                  Multiple Testing . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--9
          Amy Ming-Fang Yen and   
             Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen   Mixture Multi-state Markov Regression
                                  Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--21
                K. D. Patterson   Bias Reduction through First-order Mean
                                  Correction, Bootstrapping and Recursive
                                  Mean Adjustment  . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--45
       Noriah M. Al-Kandari and   
            Sana S. BuHamra and   
                    S. E. Ahmed   Testing and Merging Information for
                                  Effect Size Estimation . . . . . . . . . 47--60
          Agnes M. Herzberg and   
             Richard G. Jarrett   $A$-Optimal Block Designs with
                                  Additional Singly Replicated Treatments  61--70
           Housila P. Singh and   
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Double Sampling Ratio-product Estimator
                                  of a Finite Population Mean in Sample
                                  Surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71--85
         Thorsten Thadewald and   
            Herbert Büning   Jarque--Bera Test and its Competitors
                                  for Testing Normality --- a Power
                                  Comparison . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--105
                Zhiguo Wang and   
                 Jinde Wang and   
                      Xue Liang   Non-parametric Estimation for NHPP
                                  Software Reliability Models  . . . . . . 107--119
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121--127

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 2, 2007

          Howard D. Bondell and   
                   Aiyi Liu and   
         Enrique F. Schisterman   Statistical Inference Based on Pooled
                                  Data: a Moment-Based Estimating Equation
                                  Approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--140
      Bìrdal \cSeno\uglu   Robust Estimation and Hypothesis Testing
                                  of Linear Contrasts in Analysis of
                                  Covariance with Stochastic Covariates    141--151
             A. F. Militino and   
               M. D. Ugarte and   
                      T. Goicoa   A BLUP Synthetic Versus an EBLUP
                                  Estimator: An Empirical Study of a Small
                                  Area Estimation Problem  . . . . . . . . 153--165
                 E. Kolaiti and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   A Comparison of Three-level Orthogonal
                                  Arrays in the Presence of a Possible
                                  Correlation in Observations  . . . . . . 167--175
              Yi-Ting Hwang and   
                  Peir-Feng Wei   A Remark on the Zhang Omnibus Test for
                                  Normality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177--184
         Saralees Nadarajah and   
                    Samuel Kotz   On the Linear Combination of Laplace and
                                  Logistic Random Variables  . . . . . . . 185--194
                 Zeinab H. Amin   Tests for the Validity of the Assumption
                                  that the Underlying Distribution of Life
                                  is Pareto  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195--201
                  L. Corain and   
                     L. Salmaso   A Non-parametric Method for Defining a
                                  Global Preference Ranking of Industrial
                                  Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203--216
              C. A. Glasbey and   
    G. W. A. M. Van Der Heijden   Alignment and Sub-pixel Interpolation of
                                  Images using Fourier Methods . . . . . . 217--230
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--238

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 3, 2007

                 Arup Kumar Das   Application of Multivariate Analysis to
                                  Increase the Yield of Dry Cell Batteries 239--248
      Indranil Mukhopadhyay and   
         Sudipta Chatterjee and   
              Aditya Chatterjee   Towards Enhancement of the Economy of a
                                  Thermal Power Generating System through
                                  Prediction of Plant Efficiency . . . . . 249--259
           Mohamed Boutahar and   
Vêlayoudom Marimoutou and   
            Leíla Nouira   Estimation Methods of the Long Memory
                                  Parameter: Monte Carlo Analysis and
                                  Application  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261--301
       Lilian M. De Menezes and   
                    Ana Lasaosa   Comparing Fits of Latent Trait and
                                  Latent Class Models Applied to Sparse
                                  Binary Data: An Illustration with Human
                                  Resource Management Data . . . . . . . . 303--319
               Andreas Diekmann   Not the First Digit! Using Benford's Law
                                  to Detect Fraudulent Scientific Data . . 321--329
                   Kang-Mo Jung   Least Trimmed Squares Estimator in the
                                  Errors-in-Variables Model  . . . . . . . 331--338
            Jabu S. Sithole and   
                 Peter W. Jones   Bivariate Longitudinal Model for
                                  Detecting Prescribing Change in Two
                                  Drugs Simultaneously with Correlated
                                  Errors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 339--352
                 Rand R. Wilcox   Robust ANCOVA: Some Small-sample Results
                                  when there are Multiple Groups and
                                  Multiple Covariates  . . . . . . . . . . 353--364
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 365--369

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 4, 2007

              Jan G. De Gooijer   Power of the Neyman Smooth Test for
                                  Evaluating Multivariate Forecast
                                  Densities  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--381
                 Mark Evans and   
            Richard E. Johnston   Stochastic Modelling of Times to
                                  Temperature for Furnaces Supplying
                                  Titanium Blooms to a Rolling Mill at
                                  TIMET  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--397
              Haritini Tsangari   An Alternative Methodology for Combining
                                  Different Forecasting Models . . . . . . 403--421
                Larry W. Taylor   Nonparametric Estimation of Duration
                                  Dependence in Militarized Interstate
                                  Disputes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 423--441
   Shashibhushan B. Mahadik and   
             Digambar T. Shirke   On the Superiority of a Variable
                                  Sampling Interval Control Chart  . . . . 443--458
         Jeffrey E. Jarrett and   
                        Xia Pan   Monitoring Variability and Analyzing
                                  Multivariate Autocorrelated Processes    459--469
             Perla Subbaiah and   
                     George Xia   Robustness of Inference for One-sample
                                  Problem with Correlated Observations . . 471--486
             Andriy Andreev and   
                Antti Kanto and   
                     Pekka Malo   Computational Examples of a New Method
                                  for Distribution Selection in the
                                  Pearson System . . . . . . . . . . . . . 487--506
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 507--509

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 5, 2007

                 Prasun Das and   
                  Sasadhar Bera   Standardization of Process Norms in
                                  Baker's Yeast Fermentation through
                                  Statistical Models in Comparison with
                                  Neural Networks  . . . . . . . . . . . . 511--527
             Daniel Gembris and   
             John G. Taylor and   
                   Dieter Suter   Evolution of Athletic Records:
                                  Statistical Effects versus Real
                                  Improvements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 529--545
               S. Magnussen and   
                      R. Reeves   Sample-based Maximum Likelihood
                                  Estimation of the Autologistic Model . . 547--561
               Li-Chu Chien and   
                Tsung-Shan Tsou   Regression Diagnostic under Model
                                  Misspecification . . . . . . . . . . . . 563--575
                Seema Jaggi and   
              Cini Varghese and   
                    V. K. Gupta   Optimal Circular Block Designs for
                                  Neighbouring Competition Effects . . . . 577--584
             Paul Gustafson and   
                    S. Siddarth   Describing the Dynamics of Attention to
                                  TV Commercials: a Hierarchical Bayes
                                  Analysis of the Time to Zap an Ad  . . . 585--609
                  A. Felipe and   
      M. L. Menéndez and   
                       L. Pardo   Order-restricted Dose-related Trend
                                  Phi-divergence Tests for Generalized
                                  Linear Models  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611--623
           Shannon E. Allen and   
                   Burt Holland   Expected Mean Squares for Hierarchical
                                  Factorial Layouts with Population
                                  Imbalance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 625--637
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 639--643

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 6, 2007

              Patrick Roger and   
         Marie-Helene Broihanne   Efficiency of Betting Markets and
                                  Rationality of Players: Evidence from
                                  the French 6/49 Lotto  . . . . . . . . . 645--662
       R. B. Arellano-Valle and   
               H. Bolfarine and   
                   V. H. Lachos   Bayesian Inference for Skew-normal
                                  Linear Mixed Models  . . . . . . . . . . 663--682
            Lourdes Pozueta and   
      Xavier Tort-Martorell and   
                    Lluis Marco   Identifying Dispersion Effects in Robust
                                  Design Experiments --- Issues and
                                  Improvements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 683--699
               Manoj Chacko and   
               P. Yageen Thomas   Estimation of a Parameter of Bivariate
                                  Pareto Distribution by Ranked Set
                                  Sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 703--714
              Chien-Tai Lin and   
               Cheng-Chieh Chou   Empirical-distribution-function Tests
                                  for the Beta-Binomial Model  . . . . . . 715--724
                  Hongmei Zhang   Inferences on the Number of Unseen
                                  Species and the Number of Abundant/Rare
                                  Species  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 725--740
                   Juan Sun and   
                    Lifu Bi and   
                 Yaojun Chi and   
               Guowei Huang and   
                   Chun Fan and   
                 Kazuo Aoki and   
               Akihiro Kono and   
                   Tian Hui and   
                 Junichi Misumi   The Impact of Ovarian Cancer on Life
                                  Expectancy in Japan  . . . . . . . . . . 741--747
Juan Antonio Cuesta-Albertos and   
            Ricardo Fraiman and   
             Antonio Galves and   
        Jesús Garcia and   
                  Marcela Svarc   Classifying Speech Sonority Functional
                                  Data using a Projected
                                  Kolmogorov--Smirnov Approach . . . . . . 749--761
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 763--769

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 7, 2007

                    Trevor Park   Alternative Penalty Functions for
                                  Penalized Likelihood Principal
                                  Components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 767--777
                Man Yu Wong and   
                      D. R. Cox   On the Screening of Large Numbers of
                                  Significance Tests . . . . . . . . . . . 779--783
        Mohamed El Ghourabi and   
                  Mohamed Limam   Residual Responses to Change Patterns of
                                  Autocorrelated Processes . . . . . . . . 785--798
              R. Vijayaraghavan   Minimum Size Double Sampling Plans for
                                  Large Isolated Lots  . . . . . . . . . . 799--806
      Carlos Díaz Avalos   Spatial Modeling of Habitat Preferences
                                  of Biological Species using Markov
                                  Random Fields  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 807--821
J\=uraté \vsaltyté Benth and   
           Fred Espen Benth and   
              Paulius Jalinskas   A Spatial-temporal Model for Temperature
                                  with Seasonal Variance . . . . . . . . . 823--841
                   Zhang Wu and   
                     Qinan Wang   An NP Control Chart Using Double
                                  Inspections  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 843--855
             Tee Chin Chang and   
                   Fah Fatt Gan   Modified Shewhart Charts for High Yield
                                  Processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 857--877
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 879--885

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 8, 2007

J. A. Roldán Nofuentes and   
        J. D. Luna Del Castillo   Risk of Error and the Kappa Coefficient
                                  of a Binary Diagnostic Test in the
                                  Presence of Partial Verification . . . . 887--898
                  Neil B. Marks   Kolmogorov--Smirnov Test Statistic and
                                  Critical Values for the Erlang-3 and
                                  Erlang-4 Distributions . . . . . . . . . 899--906
             Feng-Chang Xie and   
               Bo-Cheng Wei and   
                   Jin-Guan Lin   Case-deletion Influence Measures for the
                                  Data from Multivariate $t$ Distributions 907--921
             Harriet Namata and   
                 Ziv Shkedy and   
              Christel Faes and   
                 Marc Aerts and   
          Geert Molenberghs and   
              Heide Theeten and   
           Pierre Van Damme and   
               Philippe Beutels   Estimation of the Force of Infection
                                  from Current Status Data Using
                                  Generalized Linear Mixed Models  . . . . 923--939
                W. L. Pearn and   
                 F. K. Wang and   
                      C. H. Yen   Multivariate Capability Indices:
                                  Distributional and Inferential
                                  Properties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 941--962
               Terence C. Mills   A Note on Trend Decomposition: The
                                  ``Classical'' Approach Revisited with an
                                  Application to Surface Temperature
                                  Trends . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 963--972
Edgardo J. Escalante-Vázquez   SPC Study of a Brewing Process . . . . . 973--984
                Olena Babak and   
        Birgir Hrafnkelsson and   
              Olafur P. Palsson   Estimation of the Length Distribution of
                                  Marine Populations in the
                                  Gaussian-multinomial Setting using the
                                  Method of Moments  . . . . . . . . . . . 985--991
               Wai-Yin Poon and   
                   Yat Sun Poon   Local Conditional Influence  . . . . . . 997--1009
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1011--1017

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 9, 2007

                 Dianxu Ren and   
                Roslyn A. Stone   A Bayesian Adjustment for Covariate
                                  Misclassification with Correlated Binary
                                  Outcome Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1019--1034
      Pasquale Sarnacchiaro and   
              Antonello D'ambra   Explorative Data Analysis and CATANOVA
                                  for Ordinal Variables: An Integrated
                                  Approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1035--1050
                Jonggun Lim and   
                    Sangun Park   Censored Kullback--Leibler Information
                                  and Goodness-of-Fit Test with Type II
                                  Censored Data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1051--1064
             Seunggeun Hyun and   
                    Yanqing Sun   Hypotheses Tests of Strain-specific
                                  Vaccine Efficacy Adjusted for Covariate
                                  Effects  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1065--1073
      J. D. Bermúdez and   
               J. V. Segura and   
                     E. Vercher   Holt--Winters Forecasting: An
                                  Alternative Formulation Applied to UK
                                  Air Passenger Data . . . . . . . . . . . 1075--1090
             Edoardo Otrano and   
                Umberto Triacca   Testing for Equal Predictability of
                                  Stationary ARMA Processes  . . . . . . . 1091--1108
               Chien-Wei Wu and   
                      M. H. Shu   A Bayesian Procedure for Assessing
                                  Process Performance Based on Expected
                                  Relative Loss with Asymmetric Tolerances 1109--1123
                      C. Xu and   
                 P. A. Dowd and   
               K. V. Mardia and   
               R. J. Fowell and   
                   C. C. Taylor   Simulating Correlated Marked-point
                                  Processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1125--1134
             Gopal K. Kanji and   
              Parvesh K. Chopra   Poverty as a System: Human
                                  Contestability Approach to Poverty
                                  Measurement  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1135--1158
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1159--1164

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 34, Number 10, 2007

              Ignacio Vidal and   
             Pilar Iglesias and   
                   Manuel Galea   Influential Observations in the
                                  Functional Measurement Error Model . . . 1165--1183
                Pilar Olave and   
                Manuel Salvador   Semi-parametric Bayesian Analysis of the
                                  Proportional Hazard Rate Model An
                                  Application to the Effect of Training
                                  Programs on Graduate Unemployment  . . . 1185--1205
          Alberto Luceño   A Universal $ Q Q $-Plot for Continuous
                                  Non-homogeneous Populations  . . . . . . 1207--1223
             David E. Clark and   
             Louise M. Ryan and   
                    F. L. Lucas   A Multi-state Piecewise Exponential
                                  Model of Hospital Outcomes after Injury  1225--1239
               Chrys Caroni and   
                  Nedret Billor   Robust Detection of Multiple Outliers in
                                  Grouped Multivariate Data  . . . . . . . 1241--1250
           Paramjit S. Gill and   
              Tim B. Swartz and   
               Michael Treschow   A Stylometric Analysis of King Alfred's
                                  Literary Works . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1251--1258
  Daniel Yasumasa Takahashi and   
        Luiz Antonio Baccal and   
               Koichi Sameshima   Connectivity Inference between Neural
                                  Structures via Partial Directed
                                  Coherence  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1259--1273
     Òyvind Langsrud and   
    Kjetil Jòrgensen and   
               Ragni Ofstad and   
               Tormod Næs   Analyzing Designed Experiments with
                                  Multiple Responses . . . . . . . . . . . 1275--1296
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1297--1301


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 1, January, 2008

                      Anonymous   Professor Gopal Kanji's retirement as
                                  editor of \em Journal of Applied
                                  Statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--8
                 Rand R. Wilcox   \em Post-hoc analyses in multiple
                                  regression based on prediction error . . 9--17
        Erik Mònness and   
                 Kim Pearce and   
                Shirley Coleman   Comparing a survey and a conjoint study:
                                  the future vision of water
                                  intermediaries . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--30
               Hongying Dai and   
               Richard Charnigo   Omnibus testing and gene filtration in
                                  microarray data analysis . . . . . . . . 31--47
               Xiaomo Jiang and   
             Sankaran Mahadevan   Bayesian validation assessment of
                                  multivariate computational models  . . . 49--65
    Gülser Köksal and   
               Burcu Kantar and   
             Taylan Ali Ula and   
             Murat Caner Testik   The effect of Phase I sample size on the
                                  run length performance of control charts
                                  for autocorrelated data  . . . . . . . . 67--87
             S. Chakraborti and   
                    S. W. Human   Properties and performance of the
                                  $c$-chart for attributes data  . . . . . 89--100
         Mahdi A. Alkhamisi and   
             Ghadban Khalaf and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   The effect of fat-tailed error terms on
                                  the properties of systemwise RESET test  101--113
             Daniel X. Wang and   
             Michael D. Conerly   Evaluating the power of Minitab's data
                                  subsetting lack of fit test in multiple
                                  linear regression  . . . . . . . . . . . 115--124
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--129

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 2, February, 2008

           R. L. J. Coetzer and   
               D. H. Morgan and   
                     H. Maumela   Optimization of a catalyst system
                                  through the sequential application of
                                  experimental design techniques . . . . . 131--147
          R. Vijayaraghavan and   
               K. Rajagopal and   
                  A. Loganathan   A procedure for selection of a
                                  gamma-Poisson single sampling plan by
                                  attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--160
              Kim F. Pearce and   
             Shirley Y. Coleman   Modern-day perception of historic
                                  footwear and its links to preference . . 161--178
               Manuel Galea and   
JoséA. Díaz-García and   
                  Filidor Vilca   Influence diagnostics in the capital
                                  asset pricing model under elliptical
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 179--192
                Emil B. Berendt   Contracts, livestock, and the Bernoulli
                                  process: an application of statistics to
                                  B. Traven's ``Cattle Drive'' . . . . . . 193--202
               Pankaj Sinha and   
                Ashok K. Bansal   Bayesian optimization analysis with
                                  ML-II $ \epsilon $-contaminated prior    203--211
                     David Bock   Aspects on the control of false alarms
                                  in statistical surveillance and the
                                  impact on the return of financial
                                  decision systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--227
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229--232

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 3, March, 2008

  Rafael Pino-Mejías and   
  Mercedes Carrasco-Mairena and   
     Antonio Pascual-Acosta and   
María-Dolores Cubiles-De-La-Vega and   
Joaquín Muñoz-García   A comparison of classification models to
                                  identify the Fragile X Syndrome  . . . . 233--244
          Raghu Nandan Sengupta   Use of asymmetric loss functions in
                                  sequential estimation problems for
                                  multiple linear regression . . . . . . . 245--261
            Francesco Pauli and   
                    Laura Rizzi   Summer temperature effects on deaths and
                                  hospital admissions among the elderly
                                  population in two Italian cities . . . . 263--276
            P. Angelopoulos and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   Detecting active effects in unreplicated
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 277--281
               Sung-Soo Kim and   
               Sung H. Park and   
               W. J. Krzanowski   Simultaneous variable selection and
                                  outlier identification in linear
                                  regression using the mean-shift outlier
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283--291
              Tonglin Zhang and   
                         Ge Lin   Identification of local clusters for
                                  count data: a model-based Moran's $I$
                                  test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 293--306
                   Anuradha Roy   Computation aspects of the parameter
                                  estimates of linear mixed effects model
                                  in multivariate repeated measures set-up 307--320
               Murari Singh and   
               Michael J. Jones   Modelling spatial--temporal covariance
                                  structures in monocropping barley trials 321--333
               Man-Lai Tang and   
                Maozai Tian and   
                Ping-Shing Chan   On the bootstrap
                                  quantile-treatment-effect test . . . . . 335--350
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 351--356

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 4, April, 2008

Enrique González-Dávila and   
              Josep Ginebra and   
           Roberto Dorta-Guerra   Sample size determination for $ 2^{k -
                                  r} $ experiments with a binomial
                                  response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357--367
                    M. Ruiz and   
         F. J. Girón and   
         C. J. Pérez and   
           J. Martín and   
                      C. Rojano   A Bayesian model for multinomial
                                  sampling with misclassified data . . . . 369--382
Jose Manuel Pavía-Miralles and   
          Beatriz Larraz-Iribas   Quick counts from non-selected polling
                                  stations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--405
Patrícia L. Espinheira and   
       Silvia L. P. Ferrari and   
         Francisco Cribari-Neto   On beta regression residuals . . . . . . 407--419
       Arup Ranjan Mukhopadhyay   Multivariate attribute control chart
                                  using Mahalanobis $ D^2 $ statistic  . . 421--429
           Abdullah Almasri and   
        Håkan Locking and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   Testing for climate warming in Sweden
                                  during 1850--1999, using wavelets
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 431--443
        Viswanathan Shankar and   
         Shrikant I. Bangdiwala   Behavior of agreement measures in the
                                  presence of zero cells and biased
                                  marginal distributions . . . . . . . . . 445--464
                  Hsiuying Wang   Ranking responses in multiple-choice
                                  questions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465--474
                      Anonymous   Book Reviews . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 475--479

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 5, May, 2008

                 D. J. Best and   
            J. C. W. Rayner and   
                        O. Thas   $ X^2 $ and its components as tests of
                                  normality for grouped data . . . . . . . 481--492
              Dilip Nachane and   
                 Jose G. Clavel   Forecasting interest rates: a
                                  comparative assessment of some
                                  second-generation nonlinear models . . . 493--514
            Takafumi Isogai and   
             Hiroaki Uchida and   
              Susumu Miyama and   
                Sadao Nishiyama   Statistical modeling of enamel rater
                                  value data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 515--535
           Stephen W. Duffy and   
          Anne-Helene Olsen and   
                 Rhian Gabe and   
László Tabár and   
               Jane Warwick and   
             Hilary Fielder and   
Laufey Tryggvadóttir and   
           Olorunsola F. Agbaje   Screening opportunity bias in
                                  case-control studies of cancer screening 537--546
                    Steven Cook   The sensitivity of robust unit root
                                  tests  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 547--557
                  Sat Gupta and   
                  Javid Shabbir   On improvement in estimating the
                                  population mean in simple random
                                  sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 559--566
           Adam J. Branscum and   
          Timothy E. Hanson and   
                 Ian A. Gardner   Bayesian non-parametric models for
                                  regional prevalence estimation . . . . . 567--582
              Bahadur Singh and   
               Susan Halabi and   
              Michael J. Schell   Sample size selection in clinical trials
                                  when population means are subject to a
                                  partial order: one-sided ordered
                                  alternatives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 583--600

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 6, June, 2008

            R. Scott Hacker and   
           Abdulnasser Hatemi-J   Optimal lag-length choice in stable and
                                  unstable VAR models under situations of
                                  homoscedasticity and ARCH  . . . . . . . 601--615
    J. López-Fidalgo and   
R. Martín-Martín and   
              M. Stehlík   Marginally restricted $D$-optimal
                                  designs for correlated observations  . . 617--632
                 Rahul Mazumder   Fluid flow pattern analysis in a trough
                                  region: a nonparametric approach . . . . 633--645
                   H. Jiang and   
                     M. Xie and   
                     L. C. Tang   Markov chain Monte Carlo methods for
                                  parameter estimation of the modified
                                  Weibull distribution . . . . . . . . . . 647--658
               Valentin Rousson   Monotone fitting for developmental
                                  variables  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 659--670
                  C. D. Lai and   
                 K. Govindaraju   Reduction of control-chart signal
                                  variability for high-quality processes   671--679
                Tapio Nummi and   
                  Laura Koskela   Analysis of growth curve data by using
                                  cubic smoothing splines  . . . . . . . . 681--691
             Ashis Sengupta and   
               Arnab Kumar Laha   A Bayesian analysis of the change-point
                                  problem for directional data . . . . . . 693--700
          Byoung Cheol Jung and   
       AndréI. Khuri and   
                  Juneyoung Lee   Comparison of designs for the three-fold
                                  nested random model  . . . . . . . . . . 701--715

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 7, July, 2008

              Teresa Alpuim and   
              Abdel El-Shaarawi   On the efficiency of regression analysis
                                  with AR($p$) errors  . . . . . . . . . . 717--737
            Philip Prescott and   
               Norman R. Draper   $D$-optimal mixture component-amount
                                  designs for quadratic and cubic models   739--749
             Simos G. Meintanis   New inference procedures for generalized
                                  Poisson distributions  . . . . . . . . . 751--762
           Sueli A. Mingoti and   
Júlia P. De Carvalho and   
          Joab De Oliveira Lima   On the estimation of serial correlation
                                  in Markov-dependent production processes 763--771
                 Sigyn Mark and   
                     Sture Holm   Test and prediction in factorial models
                                  with independent variance estimates  . . 773--782
         Mahmoud A. Mahmoud and   
         William H. Woodall and   
                Robert E. Davis   Performance comparison of some
                                  likelihood ratio-based statistical
                                  surveillance methods . . . . . . . . . . 783--798
            Edward L. Boone and   
           Susan J. Simmons and   
                 Haikun Bao and   
               Ann E. Stapleton   Bayesian hierarchical regression models
                                  for detecting QTLs in plant experiments  799--808
             A. F. B. Costa and   
               M. A. G. Machado   Bivariate control charts with double
                                  sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 809--822
                Andrew Robinson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 823--824

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 8, August, 2008

         HervéCardot and   
      Philippe Maisongrande and   
                  Robert Faivre   Varying-time random effects models for
                                  longitudinal data: unmixing and temporal
                                  interpolation of remote-sensing data . . 827--846
              Cody Hamilton and   
            Tom L. Bratcher and   
                James D. Stamey   Bayesian subset selection approach to
                                  ranking normal means . . . . . . . . . . 847--851
        Herbert Büning and   
                  Michael Rietz   Adaptive bootstrap tests and its
                                  competitors in the $c$-sample scale
                                  problem  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 853--866
                 P. S. Chan and   
                H. K. T. Ng and   
                N. Balakrishnan   Statistical inference for start-up
                                  demonstration tests with rejection of
                                  units upon observing $d$ failures  . . . 867--878
                   Wen-Den Chen   Detecting and identifying interventions
                                  with the Whittle spectral approach in a
                                  long memory panel data model . . . . . . 879--892
          Gemechis D. Djira and   
              Volker Guiard and   
                    Frank Bretz   Efficient and easy-to-use sample size
                                  formulas in ratio-based non-inferiority
                                  tests  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 893--900
              Sermin Elevli and   
         Nevin Uzgören and   
                   Birol Elevli   Correspondence analysis of repair data:
                                  a case study for electric cable shovels  901--908
           George E. Halkos and   
                Ilias S. Kevork   A sequential procedure for testing the
                                  existence of a random walk model in
                                  finite samples . . . . . . . . . . . . . 909--925
                Donghoh Kim and   
                Youngjo Lee and   
                    Hee-Seok Oh   A fast wavelet approach for recovering
                                  damaged images . . . . . . . . . . . . . 927--938
              Kepher H. Makambi   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 939--940
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 941--942
                    David Wooff   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 943--944

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 9, September, 2008

              Robert G. Aykroyd   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 945--946
       Sugnet Gardner-Lubbe and   
          Ni\=el J. Le Roux and   
                 John C. Gowers   Measures of fit in principal component
                                  and canonical variate analyses . . . . . 947--965
            Edward L. Boone and   
             Bronson P. Bullock   Spatial correlation matrix selection
                                  using Bayesian model averaging to
                                  characterize inter-tree competition in
                                  loblolly pine trees  . . . . . . . . . . 967--977
              David Almorza and   
     M. Hortensia García   Results of exploratory data analysis in
                                  the broken stick model . . . . . . . . . 979--983
             Claudia Lautensack   Fitting three-dimensional Laguerre
                                  tessellations to foam structures . . . . 985--995
              Carmen Armero and   
Antonio López-Quílez and   
Rut López-Sánchez   Bayesian assessment of times to
                                  diagnosis in breast cancer screening . . 997--1009
               Nicolas Bousquet   Diagnostics of prior-data agreement in
                                  applied Bayesian analysis  . . . . . . . 1011--1029
             A. Georgievska and   
             L. Georgievska and   
              A. Stojanovic and   
                   N. Todorovic   Sovereign rescheduling probabilities in
                                  emerging markets: a comparison with
                                  credit rating agencies' ratings  . . . . 1031--1051
     Cristina Rueda-Sabater and   
       Pedro C. Alvarez-Esteban   The analysis of age-specific fertility
                                  patterns via logistic models . . . . . . 1053--1070
             Klara Goethals and   
               Paul Janssen and   
                  Luc Duchateau   Frailty models and copulas: similarities
                                  and differences  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1071--1079

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 10, October, 2008

                 Honghu Liu and   
                  Yan Zheng and   
                       Jie Shen   Goodness-of-fit measures of $ R^2 $ for
                                  repeated measures mixed effect models    1081--1092
    Lawrence E. Raffalovich and   
             Glenn D. Deane and   
            David Armstrong and   
                 Hui-Shien Tsao   Model selection procedures in social
                                  research: Monte-Carlo simulation results 1093--1114
           Donatella Vicari and   
        Johan Rene Van Dorp and   
                    Samuel Kotz   Two-sided generalized Topp and Leone
                                  (TS-GTL) distributions . . . . . . . . . 1115--1129
               Terence C. Mills   Predicting body fat using weight--height
                                  indices  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1131--1138
                    Shuo-Jye Wu   Estimation of the two-parameter
                                  bathtub-shaped lifetime distribution
                                  with progressive censoring . . . . . . . 1139--1150
          Subburaj Ramasamy and   
              Gopal Govindasamy   A software reliability growth model
                                  addressing learning  . . . . . . . . . . 1151--1168
            Stavros Degiannakis   ARFIMAX and ARFIMAX-TARCH realized
                                  volatility modeling  . . . . . . . . . . 1169--1180
                Lin-An Chen and   
     Hsien-Chueh Peter Yang and   
                Chau-Shyun Tang   Mode type quasi-range and its
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1181--1192
          Abbas Moghimbeigi and   
   Mohammed Reza Eshraghian and   
             Kazem Mohammad and   
                  Brian Mcardle   Multilevel zero-inflated negative
                                  binomial regression modeling for
                                  over-dispersed count data with extra
                                  zeros  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1193--1202

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 11, November, 2008

                 Zeinab H. Amin   Bayesian inference for the Pareto
                                  lifetime model under progressive
                                  censoring with binomial removals . . . . 1203--1217
               Eun Sug Park and   
             Roger E. Smith and   
          Thomas J. Freeman and   
         Clifford H. Spiegelman   A Bayesian approach for improved
                                  pavement performance prediction  . . . . 1219--1238
               V. G. Cancho and   
                 Reiko Aoki and   
                   V. H. Lachos   Bayesian analysis for a skew extension
                                  of the multivariate null intercept
                                  measurement error model  . . . . . . . . 1239--1251
               M. D. Ugarte and   
             A. F. Militino and   
                      T. Goicoa   Adjusting economic estimates in business
                                  surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1253--1265
                   Zhang Wu and   
               Jianxin Jiao and   
                       Ying Liu   A binomial CUSUM chart for detecting
                                  large shifts in fraction nonconforming   1267--1276
      Md. Mostafizur Rahman and   
              Jian-Ping Zhu and   
              M. Sayedur Rahman   Impact study of volatility modelling of
                                  Bangladesh stock index using non-normal
                                  density  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1277--1292
                Shuo-Jye Wu and   
             Chun-Tao Chang and   
              Kang-Jun Liao and   
               Syuan-Rong Huang   Planning of progressive group-censoring
                                  life tests with cost considerations  . . 1293--1304
              Dong Wan Shin and   
            Yoon Young Jung and   
                     Man-Suk Oh   Double unit root tests for
                                  cross-sectionally dependent panel data   1305--1321

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 35, Number 12, December, 2008

                 Ronny Vallejos   Assessing the association between two
                                  spatial or temporal sequences  . . . . . 1323--1343
              M. Jahanshahi and   
               M. H. Sanati and   
                      Z. Babaei   Optimization of parameters for the
                                  fabrication of gelatin nanoparticles by
                                  the Taguchi robust design method . . . . 1345--1353
                Peter C. Austin   The large-sample performance of
                                  backwards variable elimination . . . . . 1355--1370
               Shaul K. Bar-Lev   Point and confidence interval estimates
                                  for a global maximum via extreme value
                                  theory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1371--1381
                Krishna K. Saha   Semiparametric estimation for the
                                  dispersion parameter in the analysis of
                                  over- or underdispersed count data . . . 1383--1397
            P. Angelopoulos and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   Some robust parameter designs from
                                  orthogonal arrays  . . . . . . . . . . . 1399--1408
                Arnab Maity and   
                Michael Sherman   On adaptive linear regression  . . . . . 1409--1422
             Jacques A. Pienaar   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1423--1424
             Jacques A. Pienaar   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1425--1426
                  Stuart Barber   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1427--1428


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 1, January, 2009

            A. Mukhopadhyay and   
                       A. Iqbal   Prediction of mechanical property of
                                  steel strips using multivariate adaptive
                                  regression splines . . . . . . . . . . . 1--9
                    Min Kim and   
                   Bong-Jin Yum   Reliability acceptance sampling plans
                                  for the Weibull distribution under
                                  accelerated Type-I censoring . . . . . . 11--20
      JoséDias Curto and   
        JoséCastro Pinto   The coefficient of variation asymptotic
                                  distribution in the case of non-iid
                                  random variables . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--32
            P. Angelopoulos and   
             H. Evangelaras and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   Model identification using 27 runs three
                                  level orthogonal arrays  . . . . . . . . 33--38
           Claire L. Weston and   
               John R. Thompson   The definition of start time in cancer
                                  treatment studies analysed by
                                  non-mixture cure models  . . . . . . . . 39--52
                P. Economou and   
                      C. Caroni   Fitting parametric frailty and mixture
                                  models under biased sampling . . . . . . 53--66
              Myung-Hoe Huh and   
                    Yong B. Lim   Weighting variables in $K$-means
                                  clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--78
                     Yih Su and   
              Jing-Shiang Hwang   A two-phase approach to estimating
                                  time-varying parameters in the capital
                                  asset pricing model  . . . . . . . . . . 79--89
                   Jamel Jouini   Analysis of structural break models
                                  based on the evolutionary spectrum:
                                  Monte Carlo study and application  . . . 91--110
       Ulysses J. Brown III and   
          Stephen B. Knouse and   
           James B. Stewart and   
                  Ruby L. Beale   The relationship between unit diversity
                                  and perceptions of organizational
                                  performance in the military  . . . . . . 111--120

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 2, February, 2009

              M. Bebbington and   
                  C. D. Lai and   
                     R. Zitikis   Modeling lactation curves: classical
                                  parametric models re-examined and
                                  modified . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121--133
             Shey-Huei Sheu and   
                   Yu-Tai Hsieh   The extended GWMA control chart  . . . . 135--147
                J. M. Vilar and   
                     R. Cao and   
         M. C. Ausín and   
   C. González-Fragueiro   Nonparametric analysis of aggregate loss
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--166
       S. S. K. Haputhantri and   
                  J. Moreau and   
                         S. Lek   Exploring gillnet catch efficiency of
                                  sardines in the coastal waters of Sri
                                  Lanka by means of three statistical
                                  techniques: a comparison of linear and
                                  nonlinear modelling techniques . . . . . 167--179
                Giovanni Celano   Robust design of adaptive control charts
                                  for manual manufacturing/inspection
                                  workstations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 181--203
               Malin Albing and   
           Kerstin Vännman   Skewed zero-bound distributions and
                                  process capability indices for upper
                                  specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205--221
                  S. Cabras and   
              M. E. Castellanos   Default Bayesian goodness-of-fit tests
                                  for the skew-normal model  . . . . . . . 223--232
                      Weiqi Luo   Analysing ecological data  . . . . . . . 233--234
                  Stuart Barber   Bioinformatics . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235--236

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 3, March, 2009

                John Kornak and   
               Bruce Dunham and   
            Deborah A. Hall and   
                Mark P. Haggard   Nonlinear voxel-based modelling of the
                                  haemodynamic response in fMRI  . . . . . 237--253
                  Wen-Chih Chiu   Generally weighted moving average
                                  control charts with fast initial
                                  response features  . . . . . . . . . . . 255--275
             Saralees Nadarajah   A bivariate distribution with gamma and
                                  beta marginals with application to
                                  drought data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 277--301
                    Li Wang and   
          Scott M. Kowalski and   
             G. Geoffrey Vining   Orthogonal blocking of response surface
                                  split-plot designs . . . . . . . . . . . 303--321
         João Santos and   
                  Solange Leite   Long-term variability of the temperature
                                  time series recorded in Lisbon . . . . . 323--337
        Philip Hans Franses and   
              Bert de Groot and   
               Rianne Legerstee   Testing for harmonic regressors  . . . . 339--346
      A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon   Deletion residuals in the detection of
                                  heterogeneity of variances in linear
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--358

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 4, April, 2009

Pablo Martínez-Camblor and   
              Aina Yañez   Testing the equality of diagnostic
                                  effectiveness of one measure with
                                  respect to $k$ different features  . . . 359--367
          E. Çankaya and   
               N. R. J. Fieller   Quantal models: a review with additional
                                  methodological development . . . . . . . 369--384
              L. Bettendorf and   
        S. A. van der Geest and   
                    G. H. Kuper   Do daily retail gasoline prices adjust
                                  asymmetrically?  . . . . . . . . . . . . 385--397
        Christian H. Weiß   Monitoring correlated processes with
                                  binomial marginals . . . . . . . . . . . 399--414
                  S. H. Lin and   
                     R. S. Wang   Inferences on a linear combination of
                                  $K$ multivariate normal mean vectors . . 415--428
          Rahim Mahmoudvand and   
                Hossein Hassani   Two new confidence intervals for the
                                  coefficient of variation in a normal
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 429--442
             Vitor A. Ozaki and   
                 Ralph S. Silva   Bayesian ratemaking procedure of crop
                                  insurance contracts with skewed
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 443--452
                Qiwei Liang and   
                Huajiang Li and   
                Paul Mendes and   
               Hans Roethig and   
               Kim Frost-Pineda   Using bootstrap method to evaluate the
                                  estimates of nicotine equivalents from
                                  linear mixed model and generalized
                                  estimating equation  . . . . . . . . . . 453--463
                  Z. Q. John Lu   Bayesian biostatistics and diagnostic
                                  medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465--466
          Mukesh Srivastava and   
                       M. Abbas   Topics in biostatistics  . . . . . . . . 467--468
     Elisabeth Dévi\`ere   Analyzing linguistic data: a practical
                                  introduction to statistics using R . . . 471--472

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 5, May, 2009

                 Seung-Hwan Lee   Some estimators and tests for
                                  accelerated hazards model using weighted
                                  cumulative hazard difference . . . . . . 473--482
                    Lei Shi and   
               Hongyuan Sun and   
                       Peng Bai   Bayesian confidence interval for
                                  difference of the proportions in a $ 2
                                  \times 2 $ table with structural zero    483--494
                 J. B. Shah and   
                    M. N. Patel   Bayesian estimation of parameters of
                                  mixed geometric failure models from Type
                                  I group censored sample  . . . . . . . . 495--506
                 M. Habshah and   
              M. R. Norazan and   
      A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon   The performance of diagnostic-robust
                                  generalized potentials for the
                                  identification of multiple high leverage
                                  points in linear regression  . . . . . . 507--520
                   Wanbo Lu and   
                  Tzong-Ru Tsai   Interval censored sampling plans for the
                                  log-logistic lifetime distribution . . . 521--536
            A. C. Antonakis and   
              M. E. Sfakianakis   Assessing na\"\ive Bayes as a method for
                                  screening credit applicants  . . . . . . 537--545
                Luis F. Martins   Unit root tests and dramatic shifts with
                                  infinite variance processes  . . . . . . 547--571
JoséManuel Herrerías-Velasco and   
Rafael Herrerías-Pleguezuelo and   
      Johan Renévan Dorp   The generalized two-sided power
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 573--587

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 6, June, 2009

             Alan D. Hutson and   
             Maurie Markman and   
                  Mark F. Brady   A permutation test approach to phase II
                                  historical control trials  . . . . . . . 589--599
              Ayman Baklizi and   
             B. M. Golam Kibria   One and two sample confidence intervals
                                  for estimating the mean of skewed
                                  populations: an empirical comparative
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 601--609
               Veena Shetty and   
     Christopher H. Morrell and   
                Samer S. Najjar   Modeling a cross-sectional response
                                  variable with longitudinal predictors:
                                  an example of pulse pressure and pulse
                                  wave velocity  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611--619
       S. Rao Jammalamadaka and   
     Md. Aleemuddin Siddiqi and   
                  Kaushik Ghosh   Analysis of microtubule dynamics using
                                  growth curve models  . . . . . . . . . . 621--631
       Ammarin Thakkinstian and   
           John R. Thompson and   
            Cosetta Minelli and   
                     John Attia   Choosing between per-genotype,
                                  per-allele, and trend approaches for
                                  initial detection of gene--disease
                                  association  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 633--646
           Gabriel Escarela and   
Luis Carlos Pérez-Ruíz and   
             Russell J. Bowater   A copula-based Markov chain model for
                                  the analysis of binary longitudinal data 647--657
               Xiaomo Jiang and   
             Sankaran Mahadevan   Bayesian inference method for model
                                  validation and confidence extrapolation  659--677
    F. Javier Trívez and   
         Beatriz Catalán   Detecting level shifts in ARMA--GARCH
                                  (1,1) Models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 679--697
                Ana F. Militino   Book Review: \em Time Series Analysis    699--700
                Andrew Robinson   Book Review: \booktitleAdaptive design
                                  theory and implementation using SAS and
                                  R  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 701--702
             Jacques A. Pienaar   Book Review: \booktitleProbability and
                                  statistics with R  . . . . . . . . . . . 703--704
             Jacques A. Pienaar   Book Review: \em Control Techniques for
                                  Complex Networks . . . . . . . . . . . . 707--708
             Jacques A. Pienaar   Book Review: \em Random networks for
                                  communication: from statistical physics
                                  to information systems . . . . . . . . . 707--708

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 7, July, 2009

             Antonello Maruotti   Fairness of the national health service
                                  in Italy: a bivariate correlated random
                                  effects model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 709--722
        Montezuma Dumangane and   
           Nicoletta Rosati and   
              Anna Volossovitch   Departure from independence and
                                  stationarity in a handball match . . . . 723--741
        Alexander A. Correa and   
                 Pere Grima and   
          Xavier Tort-Martorell   Experimentation order with good
                                  properties for $ 2^k $ factorial designs 743--754
          Rabindra Nath Das and   
                   Sung H. Park   A measure of robust slope-rotatability
                                  for second-order response surface
                                  experimental designs . . . . . . . . . . 755--767
                     Binbing Yu   Approximating the risk score for disease
                                  diagnosis using MARS . . . . . . . . . . 769--778
     Loredana Ureche-Rangau and   
           Quiterie de Rorthays   More on the volatility-trading volume
                                  relationship in emerging markets: The
                                  Chinese stock market . . . . . . . . . . 779--799
               E. Ciavolino and   
                J. J. Dahlgaard   Simultaneous Equation Model based on the
                                  generalized maximum entropy for studying
                                  the effect of management factors on
                                  enterprise performance . . . . . . . . . 801--815
                Christoph Hanck   Cross-sectional correlation robust tests
                                  for panel cointegration  . . . . . . . . 817--833

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 8, August, 2009

                      Bo He and   
                Clyde F. Martin   Statistical analysis of error for
                                  fourth-order ordinary differential
                                  equation solvers . . . . . . . . . . . . 835--852
Agustín Hernández Bastida and   
Emilio Gómez Déniz and   
JoséMaría Pérez Sánchez   Bayesian robustness of the compound
                                  Poisson distribution under bidimensional
                                  prior: an application to the collective
                                  risk model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 853--869
              Carla Machado and   
      Carlos Daniel Paulino and   
                Francisco Nunes   Deprivation analysis based on Bayesian
                                  latent class models  . . . . . . . . . . 871--891
               Ganesh Dutta and   
              Premadhis Das and   
               Nripes K. Mandal   Optimum covariate designs in split-plot
                                  and strip-plot design set-ups  . . . . . 893--906
           Giovanni De Luca and   
              Giorgia Rivieccio   Archimedean copulae for risk measurement 907--924
                    Filia Vonta   The frailty model  . . . . . . . . . . . 927--928
                 Paul D. Baxter   An introduction to generalised linear
                                  models, third edition  . . . . . . . . . 929--930

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 9, September, 2009

             B. J. Gajewski and   
                     R. Lee and   
                    M. Bott and   
           U. Piamjariyakul and   
                  R. L. Taunton   On estimating the distribution of data
                                  envelopment analysis efficiency scores:
                                  an application to nursing homes' care
                                  planning process . . . . . . . . . . . . 933--944
               Mohamed Boutahar   Comparison of non-parametric and
                                  semi-parametric tests in detecting long
                                  memory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 945--972
          Vito M. R. Muggeo and   
          Massimo Attanasio and   
                  Mariano Porcu   A segmented regression model for event
                                  history data: an application to the
                                  fertility patterns in Italy  . . . . . . 973--988
                       P. Singh   Multiple comparisons of several
                                  populations with more than one control
                                  with respect to scale parameter  . . . . 989--998
                Manisha Pal and   
               Nripes K. Mandal   Optimum designs for estimation of
                                  optimum point under cost constraint  . . 999--1008
                 Prasun Das and   
             Arup Kumar Das and   
                 Saddam Hossain   Forecasting models for developing
                                  control scheme to improve furnace run
                                  length . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1009--1019
             Muhammad Aslam and   
                  Chi-Hyuck Jun   A group acceptance sampling plan for
                                  truncated life test having Weibull
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1021--1027
               J. Mazucheli and   
               J. A. Achcar and   
        E. A. Coelho-Barros and   
                F. Louzada-Neto   Infant mortality model for lifetime data 1029--1036
              N. R. Parsons and   
              S. G. Gilmour and   
                R. N. Edmondson   Analysis of robust design experiments
                                  with time-dependent ordinal response
                                  characteristics: a quality improvement
                                  study from the horticulture industry . . 1037--1054

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 10, October, 2009

        Holger Hürtgen and   
                 Daniel Gervini   Semiparametric shape-invariant models
                                  for periodic data  . . . . . . . . . . . 1055--1065
               E. M. Conlon and   
              B. L. Postier and   
         B. A. Methé and   
                K. P. Nevin and   
                   D. R. Lovley   Hierarchical Bayesian meta-analysis
                                  models for cross-platform microarray
                                  studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1067--1085
              G. K. Skinner and   
                  G. H. Freeman   Soccer matches as experiments: how often
                                  does the `best' team win?  . . . . . . . 1087--1095
               Moawia Alghalith   Empirical comparative statics under
                                  price and output uncertainty . . . . . . 1097--1100
           Corrado Crocetta and   
               Nicola Loperfido   Maximum likelihood estimation of
                                  correlation between maximal oxygen
                                  consumption and the 6-min walk test in
                                  patients with chronic heart failure  . . 1101--1108
                     Ofer Harel   The estimation of $ R^2 $ and adjusted $
                                  R^2 $ in incomplete data sets using
                                  multiple imputation  . . . . . . . . . . 1109--1118
       Nirian Martín and   
                  Leandro Pardo   On the asymptotic distribution of Cook's
                                  distance in logistic regression models   1119--1146
               R. H. Rieger and   
                 C. R. Weinberg   Testing for violations of the
                                  homogeneity needed for conditional
                                  logistic regression  . . . . . . . . . . 1147--1157
              S. Balamurali and   
                  Chi-Hyuck Jun   Designing of a variables two-plan system
                                  by minimizing the average sample number  1159--1172
              M. Dolores Ugarte   Longitudinal data analysis . . . . . . . 1175--1176

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 11, November, 2009

              Silvia Salini and   
                  Ron S. Kenett   Bayesian networks of customer
                                  satisfaction survey data . . . . . . . . 1177--1189
            Angela W. W. He and   
                 Alan T. K. Wan   Predicting daily highs and lows of
                                  exchange rates: a cointegration analysis 1191--1204
               Chien-Wei Wu and   
                    Tsai-Yu Lin   A Bayesian procedure for assessing
                                  process performance based on the
                                  third-generation capability index  . . . 1205--1223
              Seok-Oh Jeong and   
                  Kee-Hoon Kang   Nonparametric estimation of
                                  value-at-risk  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1225--1238
           Kenneth J. Berry and   
          Janis E. Johnston and   
            Paul W. Mielke, Jr.   Exact and resampling probability values
                                  for the Piccarreta nominal--ordinal
                                  index of association . . . . . . . . . . 1239--1249
                   Juan Sun and   
             Xiaohui Ouyang and   
         Hidekatsu Yoshioka and   
                 Wenli Wang and   
                   Chun Fan and   
                 Hongwei Li and   
                Jianru Wang and   
                  Yalin Liu and   
                      Li Su and   
                  Heping Ma and   
                   Ying liu and   
                Yuwen Zhang and   
            Xingguang Zhang and   
                Xuemei Wang and   
                     Yueling Hu   A progressive rise in stomach
                                  cancer-related mortality rate during
                                  1970--1995 in Japanese individuals over
                                  85 years of age  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1251--1258
           Nicholas T. Longford   Analysis of all-zero binomial outcomes
                                  with borderline and equilibrium priors   1259--1265
          Getachew A. Dagne and   
                   James Snyder   Bayesian hierarchical duration model for
                                  repeated events: an application to
                                  behavioral observations  . . . . . . . . 1267--1279
                 S. Sampath and   
             V. Varalakshmi and   
                      R. Geetha   Estimation under systematic sampling
                                  schemes for parabolic populations  . . . 1281--1292
            S. Mukhopadhyay and   
                   S. W. Looney   Quantile dispersion graphs to compare
                                  the efficiencies of cluster randomized
                                  designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1293--1305
        Jonathan R. Bradley and   
            David L. Farnsworth   Testing for Mutual Exclusivity . . . . . 1307--1314

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 36, Number 12, December, 2009

              Luigi D'Ambra and   
           Onur Köksoy and   
               Biagio Simonetti   Cumulative correspondence analysis of
                                  ordered categorical data from industrial
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1315--1328
Rosa Arboretti Giancristofaro and   
            Stefano Bonnini and   
                  Luigi Salmaso   Employment status and
                                  education/employment relationship of PhD
                                  graduates from the University of Ferrara 1329--1344
              S. B. Caudill and   
               F. G. Mixon, Jr.   More on testing the normality assumption
                                  in the Tobit Model . . . . . . . . . . . 1345--1352
                    Y. Zhao and   
                  A. H. Lee and   
                   V. Burke and   
                   K. K. W. Yau   Testing for zero-inflation in count
                                  series: application to occupational
                                  health . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1353--1359
   Christopher R. Gjestvang and   
                Sarjinder Singh   An improved randomized response model:
                                  estimation of mean . . . . . . . . . . . 1361--1367
  J. Fredrik Lindström and   
            H. E. T. Holgersson   Forecast mean squared error reduction in
                                  the VAR(1) process . . . . . . . . . . . 1369--1384
               J. L. Alfaro and   
                 J. Fco. Ortega   A comparison of robust alternatives to
                                  Hotelling's $ T^2 $ control chart  . . . 1385--1396


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 1, January, 2010

          Kahadawala Cooray and   
           Malwane M. A. Ananda   Analyzing survival data with highly
                                  negatively skewed distribution: The
                                  Gompertz--sinh family  . . . . . . . . . 1--11
           A. Karagrigoriou and   
             C. Koukouvinos and   
                      K. Mylona   On the advantages of the non-concave
                                  penalized likelihood model selection
                                  method with minimum prediction errors in
                                  large-scale medical studies  . . . . . . 13--24
                  M. Saleem and   
                   M. Aslam and   
                    P. Economou   On the Bayesian analysis of the mixture
                                  of power function distribution using the
                                  complete and the censored sample . . . . 25--40
      Athanasios C. Micheas and   
                   Yuqiang Peng   Bayesian Procrustes analysis with
                                  applications to hydrology  . . . . . . . 41--55
               Andrea Beccarini   Eliminating the omitted variable bias by
                                  a regime-switching approach  . . . . . . 57--75
                A. Parchami and   
                   M. Mashinchi   A new generation of process capability
                                  indices  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--89
           Biagio Simonetti and   
                Eric J. Beh and   
                  Luigi D'Ambra   The analysis of dependence for three
                                  ways contingency tables with ordinal
                                  variables: a case study of patient
                                  satisfaction data  . . . . . . . . . . . 91--103
         L. H. A. Dal Bello and   
                A. F. C. Vieira   Optimization of a product performance
                                  using mixture experiments  . . . . . . . 105--117
            Marcus B. Perry and   
      Joseph J. Pignatiello Jr.   Identifying the time of step change in
                                  the mean of autocorrelated processes . . 119--136
   R. Fuentes-García and   
                   S. G. Walker   A new approach to classification . . . . 137--146
            Michele Scagliarini   Inference on $ C_{pk} $ for
                                  autocorrelated data in the presence of
                                  random measurement errors  . . . . . . . 147--158
               K. Ben-Ahmed and   
              A. Bouratbine and   
                 M.-A. El-Aroui   Generalized linear spatial models in
                                  epidemiology: a case study of zoonotic
                                  cutaneous leishmaniasis in Tunisia . . . 159--170
              Kahadawala Cooray   Generalized Gumbel distribution  . . . . 171--179

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 2, February, 2010

                  Yangxin Huang   A Bayesian approach in differential
                                  equation dynamic models incorporating
                                  clinical factors and covariates  . . . . 181--199
                Chin Wen Cheong   Estimating the Hurst parameter in
                                  financial time series via heuristic
                                  approaches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 201--214
            Chee Kian Leong and   
                  Weihong Huang   Testing for spurious and cointegrated
                                  regressions: a wavelet approach  . . . . 215--233
             Nizar Bouguila and   
              Jian Han Wang and   
                   A. Ben Hamza   Software modules categorization through
                                  likelihood and Bayesian analysis of
                                  finite Dirichlet mixtures  . . . . . . . 235--252
              Gianluca Baio and   
               Marta Blangiardo   Bayesian hierarchical model for the
                                  prediction of football results . . . . . 253--264
               Zongrun Wang and   
                  Weitao Wu and   
                  Chao Chen and   
                     Yanju Zhou   The exchange rate risk of Chinese yuan:
                                  Using VaR and ES based on extreme value
                                  theory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 265--282
             Hamdi Akcakoca and   
                   Nurhak Sutcu   Investigation of the diesel consumption
                                  for trucks at an overburden stripping
                                  area by SPC study  . . . . . . . . . . . 283--298
            A. Erhan Mergen and   
             Z. Seyda Deligonul   Assessment of acceptance sampling plans
                                  using posterior distribution for a
                                  dependent process  . . . . . . . . . . . 299--307
                 Walid Gani and   
               Hassen Taleb and   
                  Mohamed Limam   Support vector regression based residual
                                  control charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--324
                      Jing Wang   Gibbs sampling in DP-based nonlinear
                                  mixed effects models . . . . . . . . . . 325--340
               Jan Serroyen and   
          Liesbeth Bruckers and   
              Geert Rogiers and   
              Geert Molenberghs   Characterizing persistent disturbing
                                  behavior using longitudinal and
                                  multivariate techniques  . . . . . . . . 341--355
                Ana F. Militino   Book Review: \booktitleStatistics and
                                  data with R  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357--358

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 3, March, 2010

           Jung Hsien Chang and   
                   Mao Wei Hung   Liquidity spreads in the corporate bond
                                  market: Estimation using a
                                  semi-parametric model  . . . . . . . . . 359--374
            D. Senthilkumar and   
                    D. Muthuraj   Construction and selection of
                                  tightened-normal-tightened variables
                                  sampling scheme of type TNTVSS($ n_1 $,
                                  $ n_2 $; $k$)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375--390
       Fawziah S. Alshunnar and   
          Mohammad Z. Raqab and   
                  Debasis Kundu   On the comparison of the Fisher
                                  information of the log-normal and
                                  generalized Rayleigh distributions . . . 391--404
             Muhammad Aslam and   
                  Chi-Hyuck Jun   A double acceptance sampling plan for
                                  generalized log-logistic distributions
                                  with known shape parameters  . . . . . . 405--414
            Christophe Demattei   Le Cam theorem on interval division by
                                  randomly chosen points: Pedagogical
                                  explanations and application to temporal
                                  cluster detection  . . . . . . . . . . . 415--424
              Ling-Yau Chan and   
                 Rahul Mukerjee   Interval estimation of a small
                                  proportion via inverse sampling  . . . . 425--433
           C. C. Figueiredo and   
               H. Bolfarine and   
             M. C. Sandoval and   
               C. R. O. P. Lima   On the skew-normal calibration model . . 435--451
              Chi-Hyuck Jun and   
                Hyeseon Lee and   
                Sang-Ho Lee and   
                  S. Balamurali   A variables repetitive group sampling
                                  plan under failure-censored reliability
                                  tests for Weibull distribution . . . . . 453--460
                  Chung-Ho Chen   A note on some modified Pulak and
                                  Al-Sultan's model  . . . . . . . . . . . 461--472
           Angela Montanari and   
                  Cinzia Viroli   A skew-normal factor model for the
                                  analysis of student satisfaction towards
                                  university courses . . . . . . . . . . . 473--487
                 Hakan Demirtas   A distance-based rounding strategy for
                                  post-imputation ordinal data . . . . . . 489--500
  Martín Ríos and   
     Toni Monleón-Getino   Application of a Markovian process to
                                  the calculation of mean time equilibrium
                                  in a genetic drift model . . . . . . . . 501--513
                Kanti V. Mardia   Bayesian analysis for bivariate von
                                  Mises distributions  . . . . . . . . . . 515--528

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 4, April, 2010

             Paul D. Baxter and   
               Paul R. Marchant   The cross-product ratio in bivariate
                                  lognormal and gamma distributions, with
                                  an application to non-randomized trials  529--536
           Georgia Kourlaba and   
       Demosthenes Panagiotakos   The diagnostic accuracy of a composite
                                  index increases as the number of
                                  partitions of the components increases
                                  and when specific weights are assigned
                                  to each component  . . . . . . . . . . . 537--554
             Muhammad Aslam and   
              Debasis Kundu and   
                    Munir Ahmad   Time truncated acceptance sampling plans
                                  for generalized exponential distribution 555--566
               M. M. Nassar and   
               S. M. Khamis and   
                   S. S. Radwan   Geometric sample size determination in
                                  Bayesian analysis  . . . . . . . . . . . 567--575
               Jorge Cadima and   
   Francisco Lage Calheiros and   
                Isabel P. Preto   The eigenstructure of block-structured
                                  correlation matrices and its
                                  implications for principal component
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 577--589
     Francisco Cribari-Neto and   
 Maria da Glória A. Lima   Approximate inference in heteroskedastic
                                  regressions: a numerical evaluation  . . 591--615
                   H. Jiang and   
                     M. Xie and   
                     L. C. Tang   On MLEs of the parameters of a modified
                                  Weibull distribution for progressively
                                  type-2 censored samples  . . . . . . . . 617--627
             Hani M. Samawi and   
    Mohammed Al-Haj Ebrahem and   
               Noha Al-Zubaidin   An optimal sign test for one-sample
                                  bivariate location model using an
                                  alternative bivariate ranked-set sample  629--650
  Luís Nobre Pereira and   
     Pedro Simões Coelho   Small area estimation of mean price of
                                  habitation transaction using time-series
                                  and cross-sectional area-level models    651--666
            Karl D. Majeske and   
          Terri Lynch-Caris and   
           Janet Brelin-Fornari   Quantifying $ R^2 $ bias in the presence
                                  of measurement error . . . . . . . . . . 667--677
          Anne-Line Balduck and   
              Anita Prinzie and   
                   Marc Buelens   The effectiveness of coach turnover and
                                  the effect on home team advantage, team
                                  quality and team ranking . . . . . . . . 679--689
              Shola Adeyemi and   
      Thierry J. Chaussalet and   
                Haifeng Xie and   
                  Md Asaduzaman   Random effects models for operational
                                  patient pathways . . . . . . . . . . . . 691--701
      Sören Feodor Nielsen   Book Review: \em Generalized linear
                                  models for insurance data  . . . . . . . 703
                  Z. Q. John Lu   Bayesian methods for data analysis,
                                  third edition  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 705--706

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 5, May, 2010

              Y. H. Michlin and   
                   G. Grabarnik   Search boundaries of the truncated
                                  discrete sequential test . . . . . . . . 707--724
                M. I. Rolfe and   
               K. Mengersen and   
                  G. Beadle and   
              K. Vearncombe and   
                  B. Andrew and   
              H. L. Johnson and   
                       C. Walsh   Latent class piecewise linear trajectory
                                  modelling for short-term cognition
                                  responses after chemotherapy for breast
                                  cancer patients  . . . . . . . . . . . . 725--738
                  Marco Morales   Lag order selection for an optimal
                                  autoregressive covariance matrix
                                  estimator  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 739--748
                 J. Jacques and   
                   C. Biernacki   Extension of model-based classification
                                  for binary data when training and test
                                  populations differ . . . . . . . . . . . 749--766
                Hyo-Il Park and   
                 Seung-Man Hong   A permutation test for multivariate data
                                  with grouped components  . . . . . . . . 767--778
                Hyonggin An and   
      Roderick J. A. Little and   
                  Andrea Bozoki   A statistical algorithm for detecting
                                  cognitive plateaus in Alzheimer's
                                  disease  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 779--789
                Zhiguo Xiao and   
                   Jun Shao and   
                     Mari Palta   GMM in linear regression for
                                  longitudinal data with multiple
                                  covariates measured with error . . . . . 791--805
               Fu-Kwun Wang and   
                  Yung-Fu Cheng   Robust regression for estimating the
                                  Burr XII parameters with outliers  . . . 807--819
         J. Anzures-Cabrera and   
                   J. L. Hutton   Competing risks, left truncation and
                                  late entry effect in A-bomb survivors
                                  cohort . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 821--831
               Jan Serroyen and   
          Geert Molenberghs and   
                 Marc Aerts and   
           Ellen Vloeberghs and   
         Peter Paul De Deyn and   
                  Geert Verbeke   Flexible estimation of serial
                                  correlation in nonlinear mixed models    833--846
      Adriana B. Bortoluzzo and   
          Pedro A. Morettin and   
             Clelia M. C. Toloi   Time-varying autoregressive conditional
                                  duration model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 847--864
Emílio Augusto Coelho-Barros and   
       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
               Josmar Mazucheli   Longitudinal Poisson modeling: an
                                  application for CD4 counting in
                                  HIV-infected patients  . . . . . . . . . 865--880

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 6, June, 2010

           B. D. McCullough and   
           Thomas P. McWilliams   Baseball players with the initial
                                  ``$K$'' do not strike out more often . . 881--891
J\=uraté \vSaltyté Benth and   
               Fred Espen Benth   Analysis and modelling of wind speed in
                                  New York . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 893--909
            Andrew J. Copas and   
                Shaun R. Seaman   Bias from the use of generalized
                                  estimating equations to analyze
                                  incomplete longitudinal binary data  . . 911--922
           M. Qamarul Islam and   
                   Moti L. Tiku   Multiple linear regression model with
                                  stochastic design variables  . . . . . . 923--943
              K. M. Matawie and   
                       A. Assaf   Bayesian and DEA efficiency modelling:
                                  an application to hospital foodservice
                                  operations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 945--953
            Chau-Chen Torng and   
           Chun-Chieh Tseng and   
                    Pei-Hsi Lee   Non-normality and combined double
                                  sampling and variable sampling interval
                                  control charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 955--967
                   Felix Famoye   On the bivariate negative binomial
                                  regression model . . . . . . . . . . . . 969--981
         Ilmari Juutilainen and   
               Juha Röning   How to compare interpretatively
                                  different models for the conditional
                                  variance function  . . . . . . . . . . . 983--997
             Nursel Koyuncu and   
                    Cem Kadilar   On improvement in estimating population
                                  mean in stratified random sampling . . . 999--1013
                   Young-Ju Kim   Semiparametric analysis for case-control
                                  studies: a partial smoothing spline
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1015--1025
                 Sandra De Iaco   Space--time correlation analysis: a
                                  comparative study  . . . . . . . . . . . 1027--1041
                   Miao-Yu Tsai   Extended Bayesian model averaging for
                                  heritability in twin studies . . . . . . 1043--1058
              Mukesh Srivastava   Analysis of variance and covariance: how
                                  to choose and construct models for the
                                  life sciences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1059--1060

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 7, July, 2010

                  Shih-Chou Kao   Normalization of the origin-shifted
                                  exponential distribution for control
                                  chart construction . . . . . . . . . . . 1067--1087
                   Dong Han and   
                Fugee Tsung and   
                 Yanting Li and   
                    Jinguo Xian   Detection of changes in a random
                                  financial sequence with a stable
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1089--1111
           David P. M. Scollnik   Bayesian statistical inference for
                                  start-up demonstration tests with
                                  rejection of units upon observing $d$
                                  failures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1113--1121
                   Kosei Fukuda   Parameter changes in GARCH model . . . . 1123--1135
      Eva Fi\vserová and   
                     Karel Hron   Total least squares solution for
                                  compositional data using linear models   1137--1152
         Elizabeth A. Heron and   
                Cathal D. Walsh   Bayesian discrete latent spatial
                                  modeling of crack initiation in
                                  orthopaedic hip replacement bone cement  1153--1171
          Ming-Yuan Leon Li and   
                  Chun-Nan Chen   Examining the interrelation dynamics
                                  between option and stock markets using
                                  the Markov-switching vector error
                                  correction model . . . . . . . . . . . . 1173--1191
      Claudia Castro-Kuriss and   
         Diana M. Kelmansky and   
        Víctor Leiva and   
       Elena J. Martínez   On a goodness-of-fit test for normality
                                  with unknown parameters and type-II
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1193--1211
                     Qin Yu and   
                   Wan Tang and   
                 Sue Marcus and   
                     Yan Ma and   
                  Hui Zhang and   
                         Xin Tu   Modeling sensitivity and specificity
                                  with a time-varying reference standard
                                  within a longitudinal setting  . . . . . 1213--1230
   Demetrios L. Antzoulakos and   
         Athanasios C. Rakitzis   Runs rules schemes for monitoring
                                  process variability  . . . . . . . . . . 1231--1247

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 8, August, 2010

         Mahmoud A. Mahmoud and   
               J. P. Morgan and   
             William H. Woodall   The monitoring of simple linear
                                  regression profiles with two
                                  observations per sample  . . . . . . . . 1249--1263
Alireza Akbarzadeh Bagheban and   
                   Farid Zayeri   A generalization of the uniform
                                  association model for assessing rater
                                  agreement in ordinal scales  . . . . . . 1265--1273
                A. Bhattacharya   Estimating crop yield via Gaussian
                                  quadrature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1275--1281
              Ming-Hung Shu and   
                 Hsien-Chung Wu   Monitoring imprecise fraction of
                                  nonconforming items using $p$ control
                                  charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1283--1297
             Marko Sarstedt and   
            Christian M. Ringle   Treating unobserved heterogeneity in PLS
                                  path modeling: a comparison of FIMIX-PLS
                                  with different data analysis strategies  1299--1318
                 JrJung Lyu and   
                   MingNan Chen   Measurement of bivariate attributes
                                  using a novel statistical model  . . . . 1319--1334
           Fabio Principato and   
               Angela Vullo and   
              Domenica Matranga   On implementation of the Gibbs sampler
                                  for estimating the accuracy of multiple
                                  diagnostic tests . . . . . . . . . . . . 1335--1354
      Aparecida D. P. Souza and   
                 Helio S. Migon   Bayesian outlier analysis in binary
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1355--1368
                   M. Aslam and   
                  C.-H. Jun and   
                       M. Ahmad   Design of a time-truncated double
                                  sampling plan for a general life
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1369--1379
           Matei Demetrescu and   
                Uwe Hassler and   
              Adina I. Tarcolea   Testing for stationarity in large panels
                                  with cross-dependence, and US evidence
                                  on unit labor cost . . . . . . . . . . . 1381--1397
      Emmanouil Androulakis and   
       Christos Koukouvinos and   
            Kalliopi Mylona and   
                    Filia Vonta   A real survival analysis application via
                                  variable selection methods for Cox's
                                  proportional hazards model . . . . . . . 1399--1406
    Terence Tai-Leung Chong and   
                    Zimu Li and   
              Haiqiang Chen and   
               Melvin J. Hinich   An investigation of duration dependence
                                  in the American stock market cycle . . . 1407--1416
               Dougal Hutchison   Book Review: \em Handbook of multilevel
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1417--1418
                     Ilia Vonta   Book Review: \em Model selection and
                                  model averaging  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1419--1420
                     John Shade   Software for data analysis . . . . . . . 1421--1422
                      Anonymous   Corrigendum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1423--1423

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 9, September, 2010

       Paresh Kumar Narayan and   
                   Stephan Popp   A new unit root test with two structural
                                  breaks in level and slope at unknown
                                  time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1425--1438
               Yousung Park and   
                  Bo-Seung Choi   Bayesian analysis for incomplete
                                  multi-way contingency tables with
                                  nonignorable nonresponse . . . . . . . . 1439--1453
                 Marc Aerts and   
                  Niel Hens and   
            Jeffrey S. Simonoff   Model selection in regression based on
                                  pre-smoothing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1455--1472
        Panagiotis Mantalos and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   The effect of spillover on the Granger
                                  causality test . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1473--1486
                Shiquan Ren and   
                   Hong Lai and   
               Wenjing Tong and   
          Mostafa Aminzadeh and   
               Xuezhang Hou and   
                   Shenghan Lai   Nonparametric bootstrapping for
                                  hierarchical data  . . . . . . . . . . . 1487--1498
          Firoozeh Haghighi and   
                Mikhail Nikulin   On the linear degradation model with
                                  multiple failure modes . . . . . . . . . 1499--1507
             Feng-Chang Xie and   
               Jin-Guan Lin and   
                   Bo-Cheng Wei   Testing for varying zero-inflation and
                                  dispersion in generalized Poisson
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 1509--1522
           Claire L. Weston and   
               John R. Thompson   Modeling survival in childhood cancer
                                  studies using two-stage non-mixture cure
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1523--1535
Emilio Gómez-Déniz and   
  Enrique Calderín-Ojeda   A study of Bayesian local robustness
                                  with applications in actuarial
                                  statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1537--1546
                 D. J. Best and   
            J. C. W. Rayner and   
                        O. Thas   Four tests of fit for the beta-binomial
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1547--1554
Aristidis K. Nikoloulopoulos and   
                Dimitris Karlis   Regression in a copula model for
                                  bivariate count data . . . . . . . . . . 1555--1568
        Claudio Agostinelli and   
                 Luisa Bisaglia   ARFIMA processes and outliers: a
                                  weighted likelihood approach . . . . . . 1569--1584
                Xavier Puig and   
              Josep Ginebra and   
                     Marti Font   The Sichel model and the mixing and
                                  truncation order . . . . . . . . . . . . 1585--1603

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 10, October, 2010

         A. A. M. Nurunnabi and   
  A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon and   
                      M. Nasser   Identification of multiple influential
                                  observations in logistic regression  . . 1605--1624
             Nandini Kannan and   
              Debasis Kundu and   
                    P. Nair and   
                 R. C. Tripathi   The generalized exponential cure rate
                                  model with covariates  . . . . . . . . . 1625--1636
            Ralf Östermark   Concurrent processing of heteroskedastic
                                  vector-valued mixture density models . . 1637--1659
                   D. Todem and   
                   Y. Zhang and   
                  A. Ismail and   
                        W. Sohn   Random effects regression models for
                                  count data with excess zeros in caries
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1661--1679
              Yi-Ting Hwang and   
               Jia-Jung Lai and   
                   Shyh-Tyan Ou   Evaluations of FWER-controlling methods
                                  in multiple hypothesis testing . . . . . 1681--1694
        Jesper Rydén and   
                 Sven Erick Alm   The effect of interaction and rounding
                                  error in two-way ANOVA: example of
                                  impact on testing for normality  . . . . 1695--1701
           Douglas H. Jones and   
Francis A. Méndez Mediavilla   A Bayesian method for query
                                  approximation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1703--1715
               Jing-Er Chiu and   
                     Tsen-I Kuo   Control charts for fraction
                                  nonconforming in a bivariate binomial
                                  process  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1717--1728
             Assam Pryseley and   
              Koen Mintiens and   
               Katia Knapen and   
         Yves Van der Stede and   
              Geert Molenberghs   Estimating precision, repeatability, and
                                  reproducibility from Gaussian and
                                  non-Gaussian data: a mixed models
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1729--1747
                   Jie Wang and   
                James D. Stamey   A Bayesian algorithm for sample size
                                  determination for equivalence and
                                  non-inferiority test . . . . . . . . . . 1749--1759
                  Y. Samimi and   
                      A. Aghaie   Monitoring heterogeneous serially
                                  correlated usage behavior in
                                  subscription-based services  . . . . . . 1761--1777
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Book Review: \em Modeling with Data  . . 1779
              Mukesh Srivastava   Book Review: \em Analysis of Variance
                                  and Covariance . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1781--1782
               Jennifer Klapper   Book Review: \em Discrete Fourier
                                  Analysis and Wavelets  . . . . . . . . . 1783--1784

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 11, November, 2010

                Stan Lipovetsky   Double logistic curve in regression
                                  modeling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1785--1793
               M. A. Graham and   
                S. W. Human and   
                 S. Chakraborti   A Phase I nonparametric Shewhart-type
                                  control chart based on the median  . . . 1795--1813
              Silvia Figini and   
              Paolo Giudici and   
               Pierpaolo Uberti   A threshold based approach to merge data
                                  in financial risk management . . . . . . 1815--1824
         Claudio Conversano and   
              Domenico Vistocco   Analysis of mutual funds' management
                                  styles: a modeling, ranking and
                                  visualizing approach . . . . . . . . . . 1825--1845
              Steffen Unkel and   
    Nickolay T. Trendafilov and   
             Abdel Hannachi and   
                Ian T. Jolliffe   Independent exploratory factor analysis
                                  with application to atmospheric science
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1847--1862
                 Man-Suk Oh and   
                  Dong Wan Shin   Bayesian tests for unit root and
                                  multiple breaks  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1863--1874
            Giancarlo Diana and   
           Pier Francesco Perri   New scrambled response models for
                                  estimating the mean of a sensitive
                                  quantitative character . . . . . . . . . 1875--1890
                 Tai Vo Van and   
                    T. Pham-Gia   Clustering probability distributions . . 1891--1910
             Ross S. Sparks and   
               Tim Keighley and   
               David Muscatello   Early warning CUSUM plans for
                                  surveillance of negative binomial daily
                                  disease counts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1911--1929
             Govert E. Bijwaard   Regularity in individual shopping trips:
                                  implications for duration models in
                                  marketing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1931--1945
        Rosa Bernardini Papalia   Data disaggregation procedures within a
                                  maximum entropy framework  . . . . . . . 1947--1959

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 37, Number 12, December, 2010

        Martín Tanco and   
            Elisabeth Viles and   
 Maria Jesus Álvarez and   
                  Laura Ilzarbe   Why is not design of experiments widely
                                  used by engineers in Europe? . . . . . . 1961--1977
               Manuel Galea and   
          David Cademartori and   
                  Filidor Vilca   The structural Sharpe model under
                                  $t$-distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . 1979--1990
                  Yafen Liu and   
                    Zhen He and   
            M. Shamsuzzaman and   
                       Zhang Wu   A combined control scheme for monitoring
                                  the frequency and size of an attribute
                                  event  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1991--2013
           Gavin J. S. Ross and   
                  Prajneshu and   
                      C. Sarada   Reparameterization of nonlinear
                                  statistical models: a case study . . . . 2015--2026
      Jaromír Antoch and   
               Lubos Prchal and   
      Maria Rosaria De Rosa and   
                   Pascal Sarda   Electricity consumption prediction with
                                  functional linear regression using
                                  spline estimators  . . . . . . . . . . . 2027--2041
                Chin Wen Cheong   Optimal choice of sample fraction in
                                  univariate financial tail index
                                  estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2043--2056
              Kung-Jong Lui and   
               Kuang-Chao Chang   Notes on odds ratio estimation for a
                                  randomized clinical trial with
                                  noncompliance and missing outcomes . . . 2057--2071
                M. P. Gadre and   
                K. A. Joshi and   
               R. N. Rattihalli   A side sensitive modified group runs
                                  control chart to detect shifts in the
                                  process mean . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2073--2087
     Marianne Frisén and   
              Eva Andersson and   
            Linus Schiöler   Evaluation of multivariate surveillance  2089--2100
           Rosaria Lombardo and   
                    Eric J. Beh   Simple and multiple correspondence
                                  analysis for ordinal-scale variables
                                  using orthogonal polynomials . . . . . . 2101--2116
                 Tobias Verbeke   Book Reviews: \em Statistical design and
                                  \em Design of comparative experiments    2117--2118
                   Faisel Yunus   Statistics Using SPSS: An Integrative
                                  Approach, second edition . . . . . . . . 2119--2120
                   A. C. Brooms   Book Review: \booktitleData Manipulation
                                  with R . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2121--2121
                      Anonymous   Corrigendum: \em A Bayesian adjustment
                                  for covariate misclassification with
                                  correlated binary outcome data, D. Ren
                                  and R. A. Stone  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2123--2124
                      Anonymous   Editorial Board  . . . . . . . . . . . . ebi


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 1, January, 2011

              Robert G. Aykroyd   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
              Laura Gosoniu and   
             Penelope Vounatsou   Non-stationary partition modeling of
                                  geostatistical data for malaria risk
                                  mapping  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--13
             Chengjie Xiong and   
           Gerald van Belle and   
                  Kejun Zhu and   
           J. Philip Miller and   
                 John C. Morris   A unified approach of meta-analysis:
                                  application to an antecedent biomarker
                                  study in Alzheimer's disease . . . . . . 15--27
          Fahimah Al-Awadhi and   
              Merrilee Hurn and   
           Christopher Jennison   Three-dimensional Bayesian image
                                  analysis and confocal microscopy . . . . 29--46
             Hakan Demirtas and   
                 Donald Hedeker   Generating multivariate continuous data
                                  via the notion of nearest neighbors  . . 47--55
          Vicente G. Cancho and   
          Josemar Rodrigues and   
         Mário de Castro   A flexible model for survival data with
                                  a cure rate: a Bayesian approach . . . . 57--70
   Guglielmo Maria Caporale and   
              Luis A. Gil-Alana   Fractional integration and impulse
                                  responses: a bivariate application to
                                  real output in the USA and four
                                  Scandinavian countries . . . . . . . . . 71--85
Aurélia Aparecida De Araújo Rodrigues and   
      Eugenio Kahn Epprecht and   
Maysa Sacramento De Magalhães   Double-sampling control charts for
                                  attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--112
                   Li-Chu Chien   A robust diagnostic plot for explanatory
                                  variables under model mis-specification  113--126
               Jeremy Balka and   
         Anthony F. Desmond and   
             Paul D. McNicholas   Bayesian and likelihood inference for
                                  cure rates based on defective inverse
                                  Gaussian regression models . . . . . . . 127--144
                E. J. Allen and   
                 V. T. Farewell   The use of variance components for the
                                  assessment of outcome measures in
                                  rheumatology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145--159
   Guillermo de León and   
                 Pere Grima and   
          Xavier Tort-Martorell   Comparison of normal probability plots
                                  and dot plots in judging the
                                  significance of effects in two level
                                  factorial designs  . . . . . . . . . . . 161--174
                     Bin Li and   
            R. S. Sanderlin and   
        Rebecca A. Melanson and   
                    Qingzhao Yu   Spatio-temporal analysis of a plant
                                  disease in a non-uniform crop: a Monte
                                  Carlo approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175--182
           J. A. A. Andrade and   
                  J. P. Gosling   Predicting rainy seasons: quantifying
                                  the beliefs of prophets  . . . . . . . . 183--193
  Ahmad Zubaidi Baharumshah and   
          Nor Aishah Hamzah and   
   Shamsul Rijal Muhammad Sabri   Inflation uncertainty and economic
                                  growth: evidence from the LAD ARCH model 195--206
        Paul W. Mielke, Jr. and   
           Kenneth J. Berry and   
              Janis E. Johnston   Robustness without rank order statistics 207--214

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 2, February, 2011

          Tony Vangeneugden and   
          Geert Molenberghs and   
              Geert Verbeke and   
  Clarice G. B. Demétrio   Marginal correlation from an extended
                                  random-effects model for repeated and
                                  overdispersed counts . . . . . . . . . . 215--232
             A. F. B. Costa and   
               M. A. G. Machado   A control chart based on sample ranges
                                  for monitoring the covariance matrix of
                                  the multivariate processes . . . . . . . 233--245
                   Kuo-Chin Lin   Assessing cumulative logit models via a
                                  score test in random effect models . . . 247--259
                   N. Crato and   
             R. R. Linhares and   
                 S. R. C. Lopes   $ \alpha $-stable laws for noncoding
                                  regions in DNA sequences . . . . . . . . 261--271
                T. Banerjee and   
                  G. Grover and   
                   T. Pensi and   
                    D. Banerjee   Estimation of hazard of death in
                                  vertically transmitted HIV-1-infected
                                  children for doubly censored failure
                                  times and fixed covariates . . . . . . . 273--285
     Aquiles E. G. Kalatzis and   
         Camila F. Bassetto and   
               Carlos R. Azzoni   Multicollinearity and financial
                                  constraint in investment decisions: a
                                  Bayesian generalized ridge regression    287--299
                  Xu Xiaosi and   
                  Chen Ying and   
                   Zheng Haitao   The comparison of enterprise bankruptcy
                                  forecasting method . . . . . . . . . . . 301--308
               Heonsang Lim and   
                   Bong-Jin Yum   Optimal design of accelerated
                                  degradation tests based on Wiener
                                  process models . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--325
          P. P. Balestrassi and   
                A. P. Paiva and   
    A. C. Zambroni de Souza and   
             J. B. Turrioni and   
                  Elmira Popova   A multivariate descriptor method for
                                  change-point detection in nonlinear time
                                  series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 327--342
               C. B. Zeller and   
               V. H. Lachos and   
              F. E. Vilca-Labra   Local influence analysis for regression
                                  models with scale mixtures of
                                  skew-normal distributions  . . . . . . . 343--368
          K. Triantafyllopoulos   Time-varying vector autoregressive
                                  models with stochastic volatility  . . . 369--382
        Christian H. Weiß   Detecting mean increases in Poisson
                                  INAR(1) processes with EWMA control
                                  charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--398
          Amitava Mukherjee and   
               Barendra Purkait   Simultaneous semi-sequential testing of
                                  dual alternatives for pattern
                                  recognition  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 399--419
                   Jun Yang and   
                    Min Xie and   
                 Thong Ngee Goh   Outlier identification and robust
                                  parameter estimation in a zero-inflated
                                  Poisson model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 421--430
                Andrew Robinson   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 431
                   A. C. Brooms   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 433--434
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Book Review  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 435

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 3, March, 2011

       Wojtek J. Krzanowski and   
                  David J. Hand   Testing the difference between two
                                  Kolmogorov--Smirnov values in the
                                  context of receiver operating
                                  characteristic curves  . . . . . . . . . 437--450
                    Qingzhao Yu   Weighted bagging: a modification of
                                  AdaBoost from the perspective of
                                  importance sampling  . . . . . . . . . . 451--463
             Vasyl Golosnoy and   
               Roman Liesenfeld   Interval shrinkage estimators  . . . . . 465--477
                    Shande Chen   A class of confidence intervals for
                                  sequential phase II clinical trials with
                                  binary outcome . . . . . . . . . . . . . 479--489
              Himadri Ghosh and   
              M. A. Iquebal and   
                      Prajneshu   Bootstrap study of parameter estimates
                                  for nonlinear Richards growth model
                                  through genetic algorithm  . . . . . . . 491--500
    J. López Fidalgo and   
I. M. Ortiz Rodríguez and   
                  Weng Kee Wong   Design issues for population growth
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 501--512
             Marco Riquelme and   
        Víctor Leiva and   
               Manuel Galea and   
               Antonio Sanhueza   Influence diagnostics on the coefficient
                                  of variation of elliptically contoured
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 513--532
              Altaf Hossain and   
                Mohammed Nasser   Comparison of the finite mixture of
                                  ARMA-GARCH, back propagation neural
                                  networks and support-vector machines in
                                  forecasting financial returns  . . . . . 533--551
               Yu-Chang Lin and   
                   Chao-Yu Chou   Robustness of the EWMA and the combined
                                  $X$-EWMA control charts with variable
                                  sampling intervals to non-normality  . . 553--570
                Nasir Abbas and   
                 Muhammad Aslam   Extending the Bradley--Terry model for
                                  paired comparisons to accommodate
                                  weights  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 571--580
                   Reza Pakyari   Nonparametric mixture analysis of rock
                                  crab of the genus \em Leptograpsus . . . 581--589
               Jiajia Zhang and   
               Andrew B. Lawson   Bayesian parametric accelerated failure
                                  time spatial model and its application
                                  to prostate cancer . . . . . . . . . . . 591--603
                 Jianwen Xu and   
                        Hu Yang   On the restricted almost unbiased
                                  estimators in linear regression  . . . . 605--617
           Suely Ruiz Giolo and   
Clarice Garcia Borges Demétrio   A frailty modeling approach for parental
                                  effects in animal breeding . . . . . . . 619--629
               R. K. Mishra and   
                  Zillur Rahman   Nonparametric approach to rank global
                                  petroleum business opportunities . . . . 631--646

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 4, April, 2011

               George Saridakis   Violent crime and incentives in the
                                  long-run: evidence from England and
                                  Wales  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 647--660
        Antonio F. B. Costa and   
           Philippe Castagliola   Effect of measurement error and
                                  autocorrelation on the $ X^- $ chart . . 661--673
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   Semiparametric analysis of
                                  transformation models with doubly
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 675--682
       Ehab F. Abd-Elfattah and   
               Ronald W. Butler   Tests for symmetry with right censoring  683--693
                Liliane Bel and   
              Avner Bar-Hen and   
          Rémy Petit and   
                Rachid Cheddadi   Spatio-temporal functional regression on
                                  paleoecological data . . . . . . . . . . 695--704
           G. Muniz Terrera and   
            A. van den Hout and   
                 F. E. Matthews   Random change point models:
                                  investigating cognitive decline in the
                                  presence of missing data . . . . . . . . 705--716
                 Bi-Min Hsu and   
                  Ming-Hung Shu   A two-phase method for controlling
                                  Erlang-failure processes with high
                                  reliability  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 717--734
                  Darryl Holden   Testing for heteroskedasticity in the
                                  tobit and probit models  . . . . . . . . 735--744
                  Peter Congdon   Structural equation models for area
                                  health outcomes with model selection . . 745--767
              Albert Vexler and   
                Shuling Liu and   
         Enrique F. Schisterman   Nonparametric-likelihood inference based
                                  on cost-effectively-sampled-data . . . . 769--783
                  Jimin Lee and   
                 Seunggeun Hyun   Confidence bands for the difference of
                                  two survival functions under the
                                  additive risk model  . . . . . . . . . . 785--797
                   E. Silva and   
             V. M. Guerrero and   
                 D. Peña   Temporal disaggregation and restricted
                                  forecasting of multiple population time
                                  series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 799--815
        Z. Rezaei Ghahroodi and   
                 M. Ganjali and   
                 F. Harandi and   
                    D. Berridge   Bivariate transition model for analysing
                                  ordinal and nominal categorical
                                  responses: an application to the Labour
                                  Force Survey data  . . . . . . . . . . . 817--832
     A. Schörgendorfer and   
               L. V. Madden and   
                   A. C. Bathke   Choosing appropriate covariance matrices
                                  in a nonparametric analysis of
                                  factorials in block designs  . . . . . . 833--850
     Diego F. de Bernardini and   
               Laura L. R. Rifo   Full Bayesian significance test for
                                  extremal distributions . . . . . . . . . 851--863
           Miroslav M. Risti\'c   Book Review: \em Statistics: A Very
                                  Short Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . 865
              Andreas Rosenblad   Book Review: \em The Concise
                                  Encyclopedia of Statistics . . . . . . . 867--868
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Book Review: \em Asymptotic Theory of
                                  Statistics and Probability . . . . . . . 869

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 5, May, 2011

           Artur J. Lemonte and   
          Alexandre G. Patriota   Influence diagnostics in
                                  Birnbaum--Saunders nonlinear regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 871--884
             Hani M. Samawi and   
                  Amal Helu and   
                   Robert Vogel   A nonparametric test of symmetry based
                                  on the overlapping coefficient . . . . . 885--898
       Luis Mariano Esteban and   
               Gerardo Sanz and   
                   Angel Borque   A step-by-step algorithm for combining
                                  diagnostic tests . . . . . . . . . . . . 899--911
       Andrés Farall and   
            Ricardo Maronna and   
          Tomás Tetzlaff   A mixture model for the detection of \em
                                  Neosporosis without a gold standard  . . 913--926
                 Baisuo Jin and   
           Mong-Na Lo Huang and   
                     Baiqi Miao   Testing for variance changes in
                                  autoregressive models with unknown order 927--936
            Suzy Van Sanden and   
             Tomasz Burzykowski   Evaluation of Laplace distribution-based
                                  ANOVA models applied to microarray data  937--950
                 Eren Demir and   
             Thierry Chaussalet   Capturing the re-admission process:
                                  focus on time window . . . . . . . . . . 951--960
            S. McKay Curtis and   
                 Sujit K. Ghosh   A variable selection approach to
                                  monotonic regression with Bernstein
                                  polynomials  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 961--976
               Gunnar Taraldsen   Analysis of rounded exponential data . . 977--986
                    Ao Yuan and   
               Guanjie Chen and   
                 Juan Xiong and   
                 Wenqing He and   
                    Wen Jin and   
                 Charles Rotimi   Bayesian-frequentist hybrid model with
                                  application to the analysis of gene copy
                                  number changes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 987--1005
                 Guoqing Wu and   
                  Chao Chen and   
                    Xuefeng Yan   Modified minimum covariance determinant
                                  estimator and its application to outlier
                                  detection of chemical process data . . . 1007--1020
              A. R. de Leon and   
                     A. Soo and   
                  T. Williamson   Classification with discrete and
                                  continuous variables via general
                                  mixed-data models  . . . . . . . . . . . 1021--1032
              Camillo Cammarota   The difference-sign runs length
                                  distribution in testing for serial
                                  independence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1033--1043
               M. M. Nassar and   
               S. M. Khamis and   
                   S. S. Radwan   On Bayesian sample size determination    1045--1054
               Bidemi Yusuf and   
         Olayinka Omigbodun and   
         Babatunde Adedokun and   
               Odunayo Akinyemi   Identifying predictors of violent
                                  behaviour among students using the
                                  conventional logistic and multilevel
                                  logistic models  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1055--1061
    Juvêncio S. Nobre and   
                Julio M. Singer   Leverage analysis for linear mixed
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1063--1072
              Arthur Pewsey and   
              Kunio Shimizu and   
             Rolando de la Cruz   On an extension of the von Mises
                                  distribution due to Batschelet . . . . . 1073--1085
          Leakemariam Berhe and   
          Göran Arnoldsson   $ D_s $-optimal designs for Kozak's tree
                                  taper model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1087--1102

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 6, June, 2011

          E. Bahrami Samani and   
                     M. Ganjali   Bayesian latent variable model for mixed
                                  continuous and ordinal responses with
                                  possibility of missing responses . . . . 1103--1116
  Pablo Martínez-Camblor   Testing the equality among distribution
                                  functions from independent and right
                                  censored samples via Cramér--von Mises
                                  criterion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1117--1131
                 Chi Tim Ng and   
                  Johan Lim and   
                    Kyu S. Hahn   Testing stochastic orders in tails of
                                  contingency tables . . . . . . . . . . . 1133--1149
       Jurate Saltyte Benth and   
                  Laura Saltyte   Spatial-temporal model for wind speed in
                                  Lithuania  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1151--1168
               Malin Albing and   
           Kerstin Vännman   Elliptical safety region plots for $
                                  C_{pk} $ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1169--1187
            Guillermo Villa and   
              Isabel Molina and   
                   Roland Fried   Modeling attendance at Spanish
                                  professional football league . . . . . . 1189--1206
        Frederico Z. Poleto and   
            Julio M. Singer and   
          Carlos Daniel Paulino   Comparing diagnostic tests with missing
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1207--1222
            Steen Magnussen and   
                  Ron McRoberts   A modified bootstrap procedure for
                                  cluster sampling variance estimation of
                                  species richness . . . . . . . . . . . . 1223--1238
     Francisco Louzada-Neto and   
          Vicente G. Cancho and   
           Gladys D. C. Barriga   The Poisson-exponential distribution: a
                                  Bayesian approach  . . . . . . . . . . . 1239--1248
           Sara B. Crawford and   
                John J. Hanfelt   Testing for qualitative interaction of
                                  multiple sources of informative dropout
                                  in longitudinal data . . . . . . . . . . 1249--1264
                Zhensheng Huang   Empirical likelihood for generalized
                                  partially linear varying-coefficient
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1265--1275
           Arzu Altin Yavuz and   
      Bìrdal \cSeno\uglu   Comparison of estimation methods for the
                                  finite population mean in simple random
                                  sampling: symmetric super-populations    1277--1288
            Hamid Shahriari and   
                Orod Ahmadi and   
               Amir H. Shokouhi   A two-step robust estimation of the
                                  process mean using M-estimator . . . . . 1289--1301
  Edson Zangiacomi Martinez and   
         Davi Casale Aragon and   
           Jorge Alberto Achcar   A Bayesian model for estimating the
                                  malaria transition probabilities
                                  considering individuals lost to
                                  follow-up  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1303--1309
                 John Pemberton   Book Review: \em Time Series Analysis
                                  with Applications in R, Second edition   1311--1312
            Jennifer H. Klapper   Book Review: \em Introductory Statistics
                                  with R, second edition . . . . . . . . . 1312--1313
           Miroslav M. Risti\'c   Book Review: \em Guide to Teaching
                                  Statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1313--1314
                     Boran Gazi   Book Review: \em Credit Risk Management  1314
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Book Review: \em Modern Regression
                                  Methods  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1315

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 7, July, 2011

Pablo Martínez-Camblor and   
             Carlos Carleos and   
                Norberto Corral   Powerful nonparametric statistics to
                                  compare $k$ independent ROC curves . . . 1317--1332
              Albert Vexler and   
                 Jihnhee Yu and   
                 Alan D. Hutson   Likelihood testing populations modeled
                                  by autoregressive process subject to the
                                  limit of detection in applications to
                                  longitudinal biomedical data . . . . . . 1333--1346
          Patrick D. Gerard and   
                 Julia L. Sharp   Testing for co-directional interactions
                                  using union-intersection and
                                  intersection-union methods . . . . . . . 1347--1358
             Rand R. Wilcox and   
                   Tian S. Tian   Measuring effect size: a robust
                                  heteroscedastic approach for two or more
                                  groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1359--1368
               Ardian Harri and   
                 Keith H. Coble   Normality testing: two new tests using
                                  L-moments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1369--1379
        Katsuyuki Takahashi and   
                     Isao Shoji   An empirical analysis of the volatility
                                  of the Japanese stock price index: a
                                  non-parametric approach  . . . . . . . . 1381--1394
Gleici Castro Perdoná and   
         Francisco Louzada-Neto   A general hazard model for lifetime data
                                  in the presence of cure rate . . . . . . 1395--1405
              Cheolwoo Park and   
Félix Hernández-Campos and   
                    Long Le and   
               J. S. Marron and   
                Juhyun Park and   
             Vladas Pipiras and   
                F. D. Smith and   
           Richard L. Smith and   
            Michele Trovero and   
                  Zhengyuan Zhu   Long-range dependence analysis of
                                  Internet traffic . . . . . . . . . . . . 1407--1433
           Giovana O. Silva and   
         Edwin M. M. Ortega and   
              Gilberto A. Paula   Residuals for log-Burr XII regression
                                  models in survival analysis  . . . . . . 1435--1445
                  Yalian Li and   
                        Hu Yang   Two kinds of restricted modified
                                  estimators in linear regression model    1447--1454
               Tommaso Proietti   Multivariate temporal disaggregation
                                  with cross-sectional constraints . . . . 1455--1466
              Shih-Chia Liu and   
             Kuo-Szu Chiang and   
           Cheng-Hsiang Lin and   
                 Ting-Chin Deng   Confidence interval procedures for
                                  proportions estimated by group testing
                                  with groups of unequal size adjusted for
                                  overdispersion . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1467--1482
              D. Stogiannis and   
                  C. Caroni and   
      C. E. Anagnostopoulos and   
               I. K. Toumpoulis   Comparing first hitting time and
                                  proportional hazards regression models   1483--1492
                       Zheng Su   A class of designs for Phase I cancer
                                  clinical trials combining Bayesian and
                                  likelihood approaches  . . . . . . . . . 1493--1498
     José Dias Curto and   
       José Castro Pinto   The corrected VIF (CVIF) . . . . . . . . 1499--1507
               Jin-Guan Lin and   
                Li-Xing Zhu and   
             Chun-Zheng Cao and   
                        Yong Li   Tests of heteroscedasticity and
                                  correlation in multivariate $t$
                                  regression models with AR and ARMA
                                  errors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1509--1531

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 8, August, 2011

                An Creemers and   
                 Marc Aerts and   
                  Niel Hens and   
                 Ziv Shkedy and   
              Frank De Smet and   
               Philippe Beutels   Revealing age-specific past and future
                                  unrelated costs of pneumococcal
                                  infections by flexible generalized
                                  estimating equations . . . . . . . . . . 1533--1547
                Vijay Verma and   
                   Gianni Betti   Taylor linearization sampling errors and
                                  design effects for poverty measures and
                                  other complex statistics . . . . . . . . 1549--1576
               Keunbaik Lee and   
               Sanggil Kang and   
                Xuefeng Liu and   
                    Daekwan Seo   Likelihood-based approach for analysis
                                  of longitudinal nominal data using
                                  marginalized random effects models . . . 1577--1590
          Ming-Yuan Leon Li and   
              Shang-En Shine Yu   Do large firms overly use stock-based
                                  incentive compensation?  . . . . . . . . 1591--1606
                   Li-Chu Chien   Diagnostic plots in beta-regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1607--1622
             Liansheng Tang and   
                   Ming Tan and   
                  Xiao-Hua Zhou   A sequential conditional probability
                                  ratio test procedure for comparing
                                  diagnostic tests . . . . . . . . . . . . 1623--1632
              Lucia Santana and   
              Filidor Vilca and   
            Víctor Leiva   Influence analysis in
                                  skew-Birnbaum--Saunders regression
                                  models and applications  . . . . . . . . 1633--1649
           Mitra Rahimzadeh and   
          Ebrahim Hajizadeh and   
               Farzad Eskandari   Non-mixture cure correlated frailty
                                  models in Bayesian approach  . . . . . . 1651--1663
                William J. Reed   A flexible parametric survival model
                                  which allows a bathtub-shaped hazard
                                  rate function  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1665--1680
          Yeliz Mert Kantar and   
                 Ilhan Usta and   
         Sükrü Acitas   A Monte Carlo simulation study on
                                  partially adaptive estimators of linear
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 1681--1699
         L. H. A. Dal Bello and   
                A. F. C. Vieira   Optimization of a product performance
                                  using mixture experiments including
                                  process variables  . . . . . . . . . . . 1701--1715
 Afrânio M. C. Vieira and   
          Roseli A. Leandro and   
Clarice G. B. Demétrio and   
              Geert Molenberghs   Double generalized linear model for
                                  tissue culture proportion data: a
                                  Bayesian perspective . . . . . . . . . . 1717--1731
              Chun-Shu Chen and   
                 Hong-Ding Yang   A joint modeling approach for spatial
                                  earthquake risk variations . . . . . . . 1733--1741
    Sòren Feodor Nielsen   Book Review: \em SAS for data analysis   1743--1744
                      Long Kang   Book Review: \em Time-series data
                                  analysis using EViews  . . . . . . . . . 1744--1745
                   Kam Hamidieh   Book Review: \em Synthetic CDOs
                                  modelling, valuation and risk management 1745--1746
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Book Review: \em Probability, Markov
                                  chains, queues, and simulation . . . . . 1746
                Yinghui Wei and   
                     Peter Neal   Statement of Withdrawal: Statistical
                                  analysis of an endemic disease from a
                                  capture-recapture experiment . . . . . . 1747

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 9, September, 2011

                      Anonymous   Gopal Kanji Prize 2010 . . . . . . . . . 1749
             Ashis SenGupta and   
              Hon Keung Tony Ng   Nonparametric test for the homogeneity
                                  of the overall variability . . . . . . . 1751--1768
             Mahmoud Torabi and   
             Rhonda J. Rosychuk   Spatio-temporal modelling using B-spline
                                  for disease mapping: analysis of
                                  childhood cancer trends  . . . . . . . . 1769--1781
               O. Collignon and   
               J.-M. Monnez and   
                 P. Vallois and   
                F. Codreanu and   
             J.-M. Renaudin and   
                   G. Kanny and   
               M. Brulliard and   
               B. E. Bihain and   
               S. Jacquenet and   
             D. Moneret-Vautrin   Discriminant analyses of peanut allergy
                                  severity scores  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1783--1799
            Hannes Kazianka and   
              Michael Mulyk and   
               Jürgen Pilz   A Bayesian approach to estimating linear
                                  mixtures with unknown covariance
                                  structure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1801--1817
            Folefac D. Atem and   
             Ravi K. Sharma and   
            Stewart J. Anderson   Fitting bivariate multilevel models to
                                  assess long-term changes in body mass
                                  index and cigarette smoking  . . . . . . 1819--1831
                      Q. Li and   
                   G. Zheng and   
                      R. Tiwari   Analysis of ordered categorical data
                                  with score averaging: with applications
                                  to case-control genetic associations . . 1833--1843
              Anne C. Black and   
                 Ofer Harel and   
               D. Betsy McCoach   Missing data techniques for multilevel
                                  data: implications of model
                                  misspecification . . . . . . . . . . . . 1845--1865
               John J. Chen and   
           Guangxiang Zhang and   
                    Chen Ji and   
           George F. Steinhardt   Simple moment-based inferences of
                                  generalized concordance correlation  . . 1867--1882
 Kathryn Bartimote-Aufflick and   
               Peter C. Thomson   The analysis of ordinal time-series data
                                  via a transition (Markov) model  . . . . 1883--1897
                   Jie Chen and   
            Ayten Yi\ugiter and   
               Kuang-Chao Chang   A Bayesian approach to inference about a
                                  change point model with application to
                                  DNA copy number experimental data  . . . 1899--1913
         Paul H. Garthwaite and   
               John R. Crawford   Inference for a binomial proportion in
                                  the presence of ties . . . . . . . . . . 1915--1934
       Anandamayee Majumdar and   
              Corinna Gries and   
                   Jason Walker   A non-stationary spatial generalized
                                  linear mixed model approach for studying
                                  plant diversity  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1935--1950
          Tatiana B. Bordin and   
        Hildete P. Pinheiro and   
        Aluísio Pinheiro   Homogeneity tests among groups for
                                  microsatellite data  . . . . . . . . . . 1951--1962
                Younan Chen and   
                      Keying Ye   A Bayesian hierarchical approach to dual
                                  response surface modelling . . . . . . . 1963--1975
         Amjad D. Al-Nasser and   
     Mohammad Y. Al-Rawwash and   
               Anas S. Alakhras   An approach to setting up a national
                                  customer satisfaction index: the Jordan
                                  case study . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1977--1993
             Firoozeh Rivaz and   
       Mohsen Mohammadzadeh and   
           Majid Jafari Khaledi   Spatio-temporal modeling and prediction
                                  of CO concentrations in Tehran City  . . 1995--2007
   Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki and   
            James A. Hanley and   
                  Vahid Nassiri   An extension of parametric ROC analysis
                                  for calculating diagnostic accuracy when
                                  underlying distributions are mixture of
                                  Gaussian . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2009--2022
       Pär Stockhammar and   
           Lars-Erik Öller   On the probability distribution of
                                  economic growth  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2023--2041
                Eylem Deniz and   
              Oguz Akbilgic and   
                 J. Andrew Howe   Model selection using information
                                  criteria under a new estimation method:
                                  least squares ratio  . . . . . . . . . . 2043--2050
               Nader Fallah and   
           Arnold Mitnitski and   
               Kenneth Rockwood   Applying neural network Poisson
                                  regression to predict cognitive score
                                  changes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2051--2062
Bhamidipati Narasimha Murthy and   
     Ngianga-Bakwin Kandala and   
        Radhakrishnan Ezhil and   
             Prabhdeep Kaur and   
              Ramachandra Sudha   Statistical issues in studying the
                                  relative importance of body mass index,
                                  waist circumference, waist hip ratio and
                                  waist stature ratio to predict type 2
                                  diabetes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2063--2070

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 10, October, 2011

                S. W. Human and   
              P. Kritzinger and   
                 S. Chakraborti   Robustness of the EWMA control chart for
                                  individual observations  . . . . . . . . 2071--2087
                   Yun Zhao and   
                Andy H. Lee and   
           Kelvin K. W. Yau and   
          Geoffrey J. McLachlan   Assessing the adequacy of Weibull
                                  survival models: a simulated envelope
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2089--2097
      Luis Gutiérrez and   
       Fernando A. Quintana and   
          Dietrich von Baer and   
               Claudia Mardones   Multivariate Bayesian discrimination for
                                  varietal authentication of Chilean red
                                  wine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2099--2109
            Thomas J. Smith and   
           Cornelius M. McKenna   A weighted test of internal symmetry . . 2111--2118
           Rosaria Lombardo and   
                Eric J. Beh and   
              Antonello D'Ambra   Studying the dependence between
                                  ordinal-nominal categorical variables
                                  via orthogonal polynomials . . . . . . . 2119--2132
                 G. Barbato and   
               E. M. Barini and   
                   G. Genta and   
                        R. Levi   Features and performance of some outlier
                                  detection methods  . . . . . . . . . . . 2133--2149
         I. Albarrán and   
               P. J. Alonso and   
                    J. M. Marin   Nonlinear models of disability and age
                                  applied to census data . . . . . . . . . 2151--2163
               R. S. Sparks and   
                T. Keighley and   
                  D. Muscatello   Optimal exponentially weighted moving
                                  average (EWMA) plans for detecting
                                  seasonal epidemics when faced with
                                  non-homogeneous negative binomial counts 2165--2181
            Kerry Patterson and   
            Hossein Hassani and   
               Saeed Heravi and   
            Anatoly Zhigljavsky   Multivariate singular spectrum analysis
                                  for forecasting revisions to real-time
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2183--2211
Carlos Aparecido dos Santos and   
           Jorge Alberto Achcar   A Bayesian analysis for the Block and
                                  Basu bivariate exponential distribution
                                  in the presence of covariates and
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2213--2223
                  F. Belloc and   
                A. Maruotti and   
                    L. Petrella   How individual characteristics affect
                                  university students drop-out: a
                                  semiparametric mixed-effects model for
                                  an Italian case study  . . . . . . . . . 2225--2239
                 Beibei Guo and   
                  Yuehua Wu and   
                   Hong Xie and   
                     Baiqi Miao   A segmented regime-switching model with
                                  its application to stock market indices  2241--2252
         Stephen J. Walters and   
            C. Jane Morrell and   
                  Pauline Slade   Analysing data from a cluster randomized
                                  trial (cRCT) in primary care: a case
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2253--2269
                   Peng Shi and   
                      Wei Zhang   A copula regression model for estimating
                                  firm efficiency in the insurance
                                  industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2271--2287
                Yinglei Lai and   
                  Baolin Wu and   
                    Hongyu Zhao   A permutation test approach to the
                                  choice of size $k$ for the nearest
                                  neighbors classifier . . . . . . . . . . 2289--2302
                     A. Snoussi   SPC for short-run multivariate
                                  autocorrelated processes . . . . . . . . 2303--2312
              R. A. Hubbard and   
                     X. H. Zhou   A comparison of non-homogeneous Markov
                                  regression models with application to
                                  Alzheimer's disease progression  . . . . 2313--2326
           Dipankor Coondoo and   
             Amita Majumder and   
          Somnath Chattopadhyay   District-level poverty estimation: a
                                  proposed method  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2327--2343
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   Empirical likelihood ratio with doubly
                                  truncated data . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2345--2353
         Gregory E. Wilding and   
                  Xueya Cai and   
                Alan Hutson and   
                  Zhangsheng Yu   A linear model-based test for the
                                  heterogeneity of conditional
                                  correlations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2355--2366
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Bayesian computation with R  . . . . . . 2367--2368
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Book Review: \em Basic statistics  . . . 2367--2367
                Andrey Kostenko   Book Review: \em Picturing the uncertain
                                  world  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2368--2369
                  Han Lin Shang   Book Review: \em Dynamic linear models
                                  with R . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2369--2370
    Sòren Feodor Nielsen   Book Review: \em Introductory time
                                  series with R  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2370--2371
                      Long Kang   Book Review: \em Volatility and time
                                  series econometrics: essays in honor of
                                  Robert Engle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2371--2372

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 11, November, 2011

                   H. Zhang and   
                     Y. Xia and   
                    R. Chen and   
                 D. Gunzler and   
                    W. Tang and   
                         Xin Tu   Modeling longitudinal binomial
                                  responses: implications from two dueling
                                  paradigms  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2373--2390
                 I. Gijbels and   
                  I. Prosdocimi   Smooth estimation of mean and dispersion
                                  function in extended generalized
                                  additive models with application to
                                  Italian induced abortion data  . . . . . 2391--2411
              Hukum Chandra and   
             Nicola Salvati and   
                      U. C. Sud   Disaggregate-level estimates of
                                  indebtedness in the state of Uttar
                                  Pradesh in India: an application of
                                  small-area estimation technique  . . . . 2413--2432
              Ricardo S. Ehlers   Comparison of Bayesian models for
                                  production efficiency  . . . . . . . . . 2433--2443
                Nicola Lama and   
          Patrizia Boracchi and   
                 Elia Biganzoli   Partial logistic relevance vector
                                  machines in survival analysis  . . . . . 2445--2458
                Asghar Seif and   
              Alireza Faraz and   
    Cédric Heuchenne and   
               Erwin Saniga and   
                 M. B. Moghadam   A modified economic-statistical design
                                  of the $ T^2 $ control chart with
                                  variable sample sizes and control limits 2459--2469
                 Sandra De Iaco   A new space--time multivariate approach
                                  for environmental data analysis  . . . . 2471--2483
           Suzan Gazio\uglu and   
                E. Marian Scott   Sensitivity analysis of linear
                                  time-invariant compartmental models with
                                  steady-state constraint  . . . . . . . . 2485--2509
             N. T. Longford and   
               Pierpaolo D'Urso   Mixture models with an improper
                                  component  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2511--2521
          Melody S. Goodman and   
                      Yi Li and   
                  Ram C. Tiwari   Detecting multiple change points in
                                  piecewise constant hazard functions  . . 2523--2532
              Himadri Ghosh and   
                      Prajneshu   Statistical learning theory for fitting
                                  multimodal distribution to rainfall
                                  data: an application . . . . . . . . . . 2533--2545
      Rakhee Dinubhai Patel and   
       Frederic Paik Schoenberg   A graphical test for local
                                  self-similarity in univariate data . . . 2547--2562
             Chia-Lin Chang and   
            Michael McAleer and   
                      Les Oxley   How are journal impact, prestige and
                                  article influence related? An
                                  application to neuroscience  . . . . . . 2563--2573
              Chi-Shuan Liu and   
                 Fang-Chih Tien   A single-featured EWMA-$X$ control chart
                                  for detecting shifts in process mean and
                                  standard deviation . . . . . . . . . . . 2575--2596
            Kadri Ulas Akay and   
                Müjgan Tez   Alternative modeling techniques for the
                                  quantal response data in mixture
                                  experiments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2597--2616
                Raymond Hubbard   The widespread misinterpretation of
                                  $p$-values as error probabilities  . . . 2617--2626
          Alessio Farcomeni and   
           Alessandra Nardi and   
                  Elena Fabrizi   Joint analysis of occurrence and time to
                                  stability after entrance into the
                                  Italian labour market: an approach based
                                  on a Bayesian cure model with structured
                                  stochastic search variable selection . . 2627--2646
             Shuen-Lin Jeng and   
                      Yu-Te Liu   Adaptive tangent distance classifier on
                                  recognition of handwritten digits  . . . 2647--2659
K. Fernández-Aguirre and   
      M. I. Landaluce-Calvo and   
A. Martín-Arroyuelos and   
J. I. Modroño-Herrán   Knowledge extraction from a large
                                  on-line survey: a case study for a
                                  higher education corporate marketing . . 2661--2679
                  Ron S. Kenett   On the planning and design of sample
                                  surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2681

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 38, Number 12, December, 2011

                M. J. Faddy and   
                    D. M. Smith   Analysis of count data with covariate
                                  dependence in both mean and variance . . 2683--2694
            Ramesh C. Gupta and   
                  Debasis Kundu   Weighted inverse Gaussian --- a
                                  versatile lifetime model . . . . . . . . 2695--2708
             Wen-Liang Hung and   
                Yen-Chang Chang   Comparison between method of moments and
                                  entropy regularization algorithm applied
                                  to parameter estimation for
                                  mixed-Weibull distribution . . . . . . . 2709--2722
                G. B. Cybis and   
             S. R. C. Lopes and   
                 H. P. Pinheiro   Power of the likelihood ratio test for
                                  models of DNA base substitution  . . . . 2723--2737
              Chang-Xing Ma and   
              Albert Vexler and   
     Enrique F. Schisterman and   
                      Lili Tian   Cost-efficient designs based on linearly
                                  associated biomarkers  . . . . . . . . . 2739--2750
                 Tina Zagar and   
               Vesna Zadnik and   
             Maja Primic Zakelj   Local standardized incidence ratio
                                  estimates and comparison with other
                                  mapping methods for small geographical
                                  areas using Slovenian breast cancer data 2751--2761
          Solaiman Afroughi and   
        Soghrat Faghihzadeh and   
       Majid Jafari Khaledi and   
   Mehdi Ghandehari Motlagh and   
              Ebrahim Hajizadeh   Analysis of clustered spatially
                                  correlated binary data using
                                  autologistic model and Bayesian method
                                  with an application to dental caries of
                                  3--5-year-old children . . . . . . . . . 2763--2774
               Silvia Bacci and   
               Valeria Caviezel   Multilevel IRT models for the university
                                  teaching evaluation  . . . . . . . . . . 2775--2791
           Manuel G. Scotto and   
          Susana M. Barbosa and   
        Andrés M. Alonso   Extreme value and cluster analysis of
                                  European daily temperature series  . . . 2793--2804
                   Peng Bai and   
                    Wen Gan and   
                        Lei Shi   Bayesian confidence interval for the
                                  risk ratio in a correlated 2 $ \times $
                                  2 table with structural zero . . . . . . 2805--2817
        Víctor Leiva and   
             Emilia Athayde and   
            Cecilia Azevedo and   
              Carolina Marchant   Modeling wind energy flux by a
                                  Birnbaum--Saunders distribution with an
                                  unknown shift parameter  . . . . . . . . 2819--2838
     Athanasios C. Rakitzis and   
       Demetrios L. Antzoulakos   On the improvement of one-sided $S$
                                  control charts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2839--2858
             P. G. Sankaran and   
                      P. Anisha   Shared frailty model for recurrent event
                                  data with multiple causes  . . . . . . . 2859--2868
                      Jin Zhang   Adaptive normal reference bandwidth
                                  based on quantile for kernel density
                                  estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2869--2880
                   Martin Huber   Testing for covariate balance using
                                  quantile regression and resampling
                                  methods  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2881--2899
            Chien-Hung Chen and   
                Tsung-Shan Tsou   Robust likelihood inferences for
                                  multivariate correlated data . . . . . . 2901--2910
                    Nan Jia and   
                Thomas M. Braun   The adaptive accelerated biased coin
                                  design for phase I clinical trials . . . 2911--2924
                 Xinyu Tang and   
                 Abdus S. Wahed   Comparison of treatment regimes with
                                  adjustment for auxiliary variables . . . 2925--2938
                Harry Haupt and   
            Kathrin Kagerer and   
              Joachim Schnurbus   Cross-validating fit and predictive
                                  accuracy of nonlinear quantile
                                  regressions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2939--2954
                Roland Langrock   Some applications of nonlinear and
                                  non-Gaussian state-space modelling by
                                  means of hidden Markov models  . . . . . 2955--2970
              Filippo Domma and   
           Sabrina Giordano and   
               Mariangela Zenga   Maximum likelihood estimation in Dagum
                                  distribution with censored samples . . . 2971--2985
             Alex Karagrigoriou   Frailty Models in Survival Analysis  . . 2988--2989
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Random Phenomena: Fundamentals of
                                  Probability and Statistics for Engineers 2989--2990
           Philippe Castagliola   Introduction to Time-Series Modelling    2993--2994
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Interpreting Economic and Social Data    2994--2995
                   Yves Laberge   Advising on Research Methods: a
                                  Consultant's Companion . . . . . . . . . 2991
                  Han Lin Shang   Bayesian Nonparametrics  . . . . . . . . 2990
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Data Analysis Using SAS ENTERPRISE GUIDE 2993
                Isaac Dialsingh   Multiple testing problems in
                                  pharmaceutical statistics  . . . . . . . 2987
                  Han Lin Shang   Non-Parametric Econometrics  . . . . . . 2992
                      Anonymous   Editorial Board  . . . . . . . . . . . . ebi--ebi


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 1, January, 2012

                Paula Brito and   
          A. Pedro Duarte Silva   Modelling interval data with Normal and
                                  Skew-Normal distributions  . . . . . . . 3--20
                   Wanbo Lu and   
                     Daimin Shi   A new compounding life distribution: the
                                  Weibull--Poisson distribution  . . . . . 21--38
               Sammy Zahran and   
            Michael A. Long and   
               Kenneth J. Berry   Measures of predictor sensitivity for
                                  order-insensitive partitioning of
                                  multiple correlation . . . . . . . . . . 39--51
            Giancarlo Diana and   
           Pier Francesco Perri   A calibration-based approach to
                                  sensitive data: a simulation study . . . 53--65
               Eugene Demidenko   Confidence intervals and bands for the
                                  binormal ROC curve revisited . . . . . . 67--79
                Giovanni Masala   Earthquakes occurrences estimation
                                  through a parametric semi-Markov
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--96
          Rabindra Nath Das and   
                 Jeong-Soo Park   Discrepancy in regression estimates
                                  between log-normal and gamma: some case
                                  studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--111
          Charles G. Minard and   
                Wenyaw Chan and   
            David W. Wetter and   
                 Carol J. Etzel   Trends in smoking cessation: a Markov
                                  model approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113--127
           Claudia Angelini and   
       Daniela De Canditiis and   
                Marianna Pensky   Clustering time-course microarray data
                                  using functional Bayesian infinite
                                  mixture model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129--149
                Guoyi Zhang and   
                         Yan Lu   Bias-corrected random forests in
                                  regression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151--160
            Faisal M. Zahid and   
                  Shahla Ramzan   Ordinal ridge regression with
                                  categorical predictors . . . . . . . . . 161--171
                   Miao-Yu Tsai   Assessing inter- and intra-agreement for
                                  dependent binary data: a Bayesian
                                  hierarchical correlation approach  . . . 173--187
              R. M. Jacques and   
           N. R. J. Fieller and   
                  E. K. Ainscow   A classification updating procedure
                                  motivated by high-content screening data 189--198
                 P. Congdon and   
                    C. D. Lloyd   A spatial random-effects model for
                                  interzone flows: commuting in Northern
                                  Ireland  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--213
                Jan C. Schuller   The malicious host: a minimax solution
                                  of the Monty Hall problem  . . . . . . . 215--221
              Robert G. Aykroyd   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 2, February, 2012

        Linus Schiöler and   
         Marianne Frisén   Multivariate outbreak detection  . . . . 223--242
            Jörg Drechsler   New data dissemination approaches in old
                                  Europe --- synthetic datasets for a
                                  German establishment survey  . . . . . . 243--265
               Yu-Mei Chang and   
              Chun-Shu Chen and   
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   A jackknife-based versatile test for
                                  two-sample problems with right-censored
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 267--277
               Kiyotaka Iki and   
               Kouji Tahata and   
                 Sadao Tomizawa   Measure of departure from marginal
                                  homogeneity using marginal odds for
                                  multi-way tables with ordered categories 279--295
             Julie McIntyre and   
                Ronald P. Barry   Bivariate deconvolution with SIMEX: an
                                  application to mapping Alaska earthquake
                                  density  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297--308
                  Y. L. Lio and   
                  Tzong-Ru Tsai   Estimation of $ \delta = P(X < Y) $ for
                                  Burr XII distribution based on the
                                  progressively first failure-censored
                                  samples  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--322
          Petros E. Maravelakis   Measurement error effect on the CUSUM
                                  control chart  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323--336
      Helle Sòrensen and   
              Anders Tolver and   
        Maj Halling Thomsen and   
            Pia Haubro Andersen   Quantification of symmetry for
                                  functional data with application to
                                  equine lameness classification . . . . . 337--360
               Terence C. Mills   Semi-parametric modelling of temperature
                                  records  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361--383
                Caiya Zhang and   
              Yanbiao Xiang and   
                    Xinmei Shen   Some multivariate goodness-of-fit tests
                                  based on data depth  . . . . . . . . . . 385--397
              Michael R. Crager   Generalizing the standardized hazard
                                  ratio to multivariate proportional
                                  hazards regression, with an application
                                  to clinical~genomic studies  . . . . . . 399--417
            Marcus B. Perry and   
     Joseph J. Pignatiello, Jr.   Identifying the time of change in the
                                  mean of a two-stage nested process . . . 419--433
         Stephanie N. Dixon and   
      Gerarda A. Darlington and   
                  Victoria Edge   Applying a marginalized frailty model to
                                  competing risks  . . . . . . . . . . . . 435--443
            Inna Chervoneva and   
              Tingting Zhan and   
             Boris Iglewicz and   
            Walter W. Hauck and   
                  David E. Birk   Two-stage hierarchical modeling for
                                  analysis of subpopulations in
                                  conditional distributions  . . . . . . . 445--460
                      Anonymous   Acknowledgement of referees, 2010--2011  461--465

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 3, 2012

           M. Tariqul Hasan and   
               Gary Sneddon and   
                      Renjun Ma   Regression analysis of zero-inflated
                                  time-series counts: application to air
                                  pollution related emergency room visit
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 467--476
          Steven B. Caudill and   
              James E. Long and   
          Franklin G. Mixon Jr.   Female athletic participation and
                                  income: evidence from a latent class
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 477--488
                   Jie Song and   
          Herman W. Raadsma and   
               Peter C. Thomson   Evaluation of false discovery rate and
                                  power via sample size in microarray
                                  studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 489--500
            Alessandro Barbiero   Interval estimators for reliability: the
                                  bivariate normal case  . . . . . . . . . 501--512
                Joseph Kang and   
                Xiaogang Su and   
              Brian Hitsman and   
                  Kiang Liu and   
             Donald Lloyd-Jones   Tree-structured analysis of treatment
                                  effects with large observational data    513--529
           Victor H. Lachos and   
         Celso R. B. Cabral and   
         Carlos A. Abanto-Valle   A non-iterative sampling Bayesian method
                                  for linear mixed models with normal
                                  independent distributions  . . . . . . . 531--549
         Célia Nunes and   
      Dário Ferreira and   
         Sandra S. Ferreira and   
           João T. Mexia   $F$-tests with a rare pathology  . . . . 551--561
             Reza Drikvandi and   
            Ahmad Khodadadi and   
                  Geert Verbeke   Testing variance components in balanced
                                  linear growth curve models . . . . . . . 563--572
              Richard W. Miller   Quad folding: a simple idea for the
                                  subjective property characterization of
                                  large sample sets  . . . . . . . . . . . 573--580
        Christian H. Weiß   Fully observed INAR(1) processes . . . . 581--598
              Hsiu-Wen Chen and   
              Weng Kee Wong and   
                    Hongquan Xu   An augmented approach to the
                                  desirability function  . . . . . . . . . 599--613
   Miguel Angel Uribe-Opazo and   
Joelmir André Borssoi and   
                   Manuel Galea   Influence diagnostics in Gaussian
                                  spatial linear models  . . . . . . . . . 615--630
             Miran A. Jaffa and   
              Ayad A. Jaffa and   
              Stuart R. Lipsitz   Slope estimation of covariates that
                                  influence renal outcome following renal
                                  transplant adjusting for informative
                                  right censoring  . . . . . . . . . . . . 631--642
              Hsiuying Wang and   
                  Shan-Lin Hung   Phylogenetic tree selection by the
                                  adjusted $k$-means approach  . . . . . . 643--655
        H. E. T. Holgersson and   
          Peter S. Karlsson and   
                 Rashid Mansoor   Estimating mean-standard deviation
                                  ratios of financial data . . . . . . . . 657--671
                  Manabu Kuroki   Optimizing a control plan using a
                                  structural equation model with an
                                  application to statistical process
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 673--694

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 4, April, 2012

         J. C. F. de Winter and   
                       D. Dodou   Factor recovery by principal axis
                                  factoring and maximum likelihood factor
                                  analysis as a function of factor pattern
                                  and sample size  . . . . . . . . . . . . 695--710
            Irene Rocchetti and   
          Domenica Taruscio and   
                   Marco Alf\`o   Modeling delay in diagnosis of NF: under
                                  reporting, incidence and prevalence
                                  estimates  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 711--721
                   Kouji Tahata   Quasi-asymmetry model for square tables
                                  with nominal categories  . . . . . . . . 723--729
           Rosaria Lombardo and   
              Pietro Amenta and   
            Myrtille Vivien and   
                Robert Sabatier   Sensory analysis via multi-block
                                  multivariate additive PLS splines  . . . 731--743
      Amer Ibrahim Al-Omari and   
                      Abdul Haq   Improved quality control charts for
                                  monitoring the process mean, using
                                  double-ranked set sampling methods . . . 745--763
            Krishna K. Saha and   
                Debaraj Sen and   
                       Chun Jin   Profile likelihood-based confidence
                                  interval for the dispersion parameter in
                                  count data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 765--783
                     Yao Yu and   
                       Jun Wang   Lattice-oriented percolation system
                                  applied to volatility behavior of stock
                                  market . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 785--797
            Rahim Alhamzawi and   
                      Keming Yu   Variable selection in quantile
                                  regression via Gibbs sampling  . . . . . 799--813
           Darold T. Barnum and   
            John M. Gleason and   
       Matthew G. Karlaftis and   
           Glen T. Schumock and   
           Karen L. Shields and   
              Sonali Tandon and   
               Surrey M. Walton   Estimating DEA confidence intervals with
                                  statistical panel data analysis  . . . . 815--828
             Chun-Xia Zhang and   
              Guan-Wei Wang and   
                Jiang-She Zhang   An empirical bias-variance analysis of
                                  DECORATE ensemble method at different
                                  training sample sizes  . . . . . . . . . 829--850
                 F. Lombard and   
                C. J. Potgieter   A multivariate rank test for comparing
                                  mass size distributions  . . . . . . . . 851--865
              P. Berchialla and   
                 S. Snidero and   
                  A. Stancu and   
                C. Scarinzi and   
              R. Corradetti and   
                     D. Gregori   Understanding the epidemiology of
                                  foreign body injuries in children using
                                  a data-driven Bayesian network . . . . . 867--874
              Sifat Sharmin and   
               Md. Israt Rayhan   Spatio-temporal modeling of infectious
                                  disease dynamics . . . . . . . . . . . . 875--882
        Benjamin Neustifter and   
         Stephen L. Rathbun and   
                  Saul Shiffman   Mixed-Poisson point process with
                                  partially observed covariates:
                                  ecological momentary assessment of
                                  smoking  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 883--899
                Megan Othus and   
                      Yi Li and   
                     Ram Tiwari   Change-point cure models with
                                  application to estimating the
                                  change-point effect of age of diagnosis
                                  among prostate cancer patients . . . . . 901--911
               Yun-Huan Lee and   
                  Chun-Shu Chen   Autoregressive model selection based on
                                  a prediction perspective . . . . . . . . 913--922
    Sòren Feodor Nielsen   Introduction to general and generalized
                                  linear models  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 923--924
                      Long Kang   Book Review: \booktitleThe Oxford
                                  Handbook of Credit Derivatives . . . . . 924--925
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Book Review: \booktitleExercises and
                                  solutions in biostatistical theory . . . 925--926
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Book Review: \booktitleTime series:
                                  Modeling, Computation, and Inference . . 923

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 5, May, 2012

           Francesco Lagona and   
                   Marco Picone   Model-based clustering of multivariate
                                  skew data with circular components and
                                  missing values . . . . . . . . . . . . . 927--945
                       Wei Ning   Empirical likelihood ratio test for a
                                  mean change point model with a linear
                                  trend followed by an abrupt change . . . 947--961
                    Wei Liu and   
                        Lang Wu   Two-step and likelihood methods for HIV
                                  viral dynamic models with covariate
                                  measurement errors and missing data  . . 963--978
              Susana Mendes and   
M. José Fernández-Gómez and   
 Mário Jorge Pereira and   
  Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro and   
M. Purificación Galindo-Villardón   An empirical comparison of Canonical
                                  Correspondence Analysis and STATICO in
                                  the identification of spatio-temporal
                                  ecological relationships . . . . . . . . 979--994
       Göran Kauermann and   
               Nina Westerheide   To move or not to move to find a new
                                  job: spatial duration time model with
                                  dynamic covariate effects  . . . . . . . 995--1009
Adrián Quintero-Sarmiento and   
    Edilberto Cepeda-Cuervo and   
Vicente Núñez-Antón   Estimating infant mortality in Colombia:
                                  some overdispersion modelling approaches 1011--1036
         Ali Reza Soltanian and   
            Soghrat Faghihzadeh   A generalization of the Grizzle model to
                                  the estimation of treatment effects in
                                  crossover trials with non-compliance . . 1037--1048
            Cibele M. Russo and   
          Gilberto A. Paula and   
Francisco José A. Cysneiros and   
                     Reiko Aoki   Influence diagnostics in heteroscedastic
                                  and/or autoregressive nonlinear
                                  elliptical models for correlated data    1049--1067
         Vinicius P. Israel and   
          Hélio S. Migon   Stochastic models for greenhouse gas
                                  emission rate estimation from
                                  hydroelectric reservoirs: a Bayesian
                                  hierarchical approach  . . . . . . . . . 1069--1086
          Marjan Mansourian and   
      Anoshirvan Kazemnejad and   
                Iraj Kazemi and   
               Farid Zayeri and   
               Masoud Soheilian   Bayesian analysis of longitudinal
                                  ordered data with flexible random
                                  effects using McMC: application to
                                  diabetic macular Edema data  . . . . . . 1087--1100
           Sa\"\id Hanchane and   
                  Tarek Mostafa   Solving endogeneity problems in
                                  multilevel estimation: an example using
                                  education production functions . . . . . 1101--1114
                    K. Hron and   
               P. Filzmoser and   
                    K. Thompson   Linear regression with compositional
                                  explanatory variables  . . . . . . . . . 1115--1128
               C. Kiruthika and   
              R. Chandrasekaran   Classification of textile fabrics using
                                  statistical multivariate techniques  . . 1129--1138
                Rob Deardon and   
           Babak Habibzadeh and   
                   Hau Yi Chung   Spatial measurement error in infectious
                                  disease models . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1139--1150

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 6, June, 2012

     Christopher H. Morrell and   
             Larry J. Brant and   
                 Shan Sheng and   
              E. Jeffrey Metter   Screening for prostate cancer using
                                  multivariate mixed-effects models  . . . 1151--1175
                    Liuxia Wang   Bayesian principal component regression
                                  with data-driven component selection . . 1177--1189
         Edwin M. M. Ortega and   
          Gauss M. Cordeiro and   
              Michael W. Kattan   The negative binomial-beta Weibull
                                  regression model to predict the cure of
                                  prostate cancer  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1191--1210
            Piotr Kulczycki and   
  Ma\lgorzata Charytanowicz and   
          Piotr A. Kowalski and   
                 Szymon Lukasik   The Complete Gradient Clustering
                                  Algorithm: properties in practical
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1211--1224
            Florence George and   
             B. M. Golam Kibria   Confidence intervals for estimating the
                                  population signal-to-noise ratio: a
                                  simulation study . . . . . . . . . . . . 1225--1240
              Zhiyong Zhang and   
            John J. McArdle and   
            John R. Nesselroade   Growth rate models: emphasizing growth
                                  rate analysis through growth curve
                                  modeling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1241--1262
             Andrea Cutillo and   
             Claudio Ceccarelli   The internal relocation premium: are
                                  migrants positively or negatively
                                  selected? Evidence from Italy  . . . . . 1263--1278
          Vlasios Voudouris and   
           Robert Gilchrist and   
               Robert Rigby and   
              John Sedgwick and   
        Dimitrios Stasinopoulos   Modelling skewness and kurtosis with the
                                  BCPE density in GAMLSS . . . . . . . . . 1279--1293
                Ioannis Vrontos   Evidence for hedge fund predictability
                                  from a multivariate Student's $t$
                                  full-factor GARCH model  . . . . . . . . 1295--1321
                 S. Lalitha and   
                 Nirpeksh Kumar   Multiple outlier test for upper outliers
                                  in an exponential sample . . . . . . . . 1323--1330
           Jean-Marc Bardet and   
               Imen Kammoun and   
               Veronique Billat   A new process for modeling heartbeat
                                  signals during exhaustive run with an
                                  adaptive estimator of its fractal
                                  parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1331--1351
                Xu-Qing Liu and   
                          Bo Li   General linear estimators under the
                                  prediction error sum of squares
                                  criterion in a linear regression model   1353--1361
            Christian M. Hafner   Cross-correlating wavelet coefficients
                                  with applications to high-frequency
                                  financial time series  . . . . . . . . . 1363--1379
                    Eric J. Beh   Exploratory multivariate analysis by
                                  example using R  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1381--1382
            Georgi N. Boshnakov   Using R for data management, statistical
                                  analysis, and graphics . . . . . . . . . 1382--1383
             Eugenia Stoimenova   Robust nonparametric statistical methods 1383--1384
             Eugenia Stoimenova   Nonparametric statistical inference  . . 1384--1385

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 7, July, 2012

                 Shu-Fu Kuo and   
                   Yu-Shan Shih   Variable selection for functional
                                  density trees  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1387--1395
                  Jin-Hong Park   Nonparametric approach to intervention
                                  time series modeling . . . . . . . . . . 1397--1408
                 I. Ardoino and   
            E. M. Biganzoli and   
                  C. Bajdik and   
               P. J. Lisboa and   
                P. Boracchi and   
                     F. Ambrogi   Flexible parametric modelling of the
                                  hazard function in breast cancer studies 1409--1421
A. Martín Andrés and   
M. Álvarez Hernández and   
             I. Herranz Tejedor   Asymptotic two-tailed confidence
                                  intervals for the difference of
                                  proportions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1423--1435
               Carol Y. Lin and   
            Lance A. Waller and   
                Robert H. Lyles   The likelihood approach for the
                                  comparison of medical diagnostic system
                                  with multiple binary tests . . . . . . . 1437--1454
         Margaret R. Donald and   
           Chris Strickland and   
            Clair L. Alston and   
                 Rick Young and   
            Kerrie L. Mengersen   Comparison of three-dimensional profiles
                                  over time  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1455--1474
                  Jianbo Li and   
                 Minggao Gu and   
                         Tao Hu   General partially linear
                                  varying-coefficient transformation
                                  models for ranking data  . . . . . . . . 1475--1488
Sébastien Li-Thiao-Té and   
        Daudin Jean-Jacques and   
          Robin Stéphane   Bayesian model averaging for estimating
                                  the number of classes: applications to
                                  the total number of species in
                                  metagenomics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1489--1504
                    Shuyi Jiang   Survival in the U.S. petroleum refining
                                  industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1505--1530
               Jinook Jeong and   
                   Byunguk Kang   Wild-bootstrapped variance-ratio test
                                  for autocorrelation in the presence of
                                  heteroskedasticity . . . . . . . . . . . 1531--1542
Federico Palacios-González and   
Rosa María García-Fernández   Interpretation of the coefficient of
                                  determination of an ANOVA model as a
                                  measure of polarization  . . . . . . . . 1543--1555
       Nicholas T. Longford and   
        Maria Grazia Pittau and   
              Roberto Zelli and   
               Riccardo Massari   Poverty and inequality in European
                                  regions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1557--1576
        Alexander A. Correa and   
                 Pere Grima and   
          Xavier Tort-Martorell   Experimentation order in factorial
                                  designs: new findings  . . . . . . . . . 1577--1591
             Alan D. Hutson and   
             Gregory E. Wilding   Maintaining the exchangeability
                                  assumption for a two-group permutation
                                  test in the non-randomized setting . . . 1593--1603
             Young Joo Yoon and   
              Cheolwoo Park and   
            Erik Hofmeister and   
                  Sangwook Kang   Group variable selection in
                                  cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation
                                  data for veterinary patients . . . . . . 1605--1621

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 8, August, 2012

                    Thaung Lwin   Modelling of connected processes . . . . 1623--1641
           Tatjana Pavlenko and   
Anders Björkström and   
               Annika Tillander   Covariance structure approximation via
                                  gLasso in high-dimensional supervised
                                  classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1643--1666
                Yueqin Zhao and   
               Dayanand N. Naik   Hypothesis testing with Rao's quadratic
                                  entropy and its application to Dinosaur
                                  biodiversity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1667--1680
               Anna Klimova and   
             Tamás Rudas   Coordinate-free analysis of trends in
                                  British social mobility  . . . . . . . . 1681--1691
           Valentina Mameli and   
               Monica Musio and   
               Erik Sauleau and   
               Annibale Biggeri   Large sample confidence intervals for
                                  the skewness parameter of the
                                  skew-normal distribution based on
                                  Fisher's transformation  . . . . . . . . 1693--1702
            Wafaa Benyelles and   
                   Tahar Mourid   On a minimum distance estimate of the
                                  period in functional autoregressive
                                  processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1703--1718
                    Lan Zhu and   
                    Su Chen and   
              Zhuoxin Jiang and   
                Zhiwu Zhang and   
               Hung-Chih Ku and   
                 Xuesong Li and   
             Melinda McCann and   
               Steve Harris and   
                George Lust and   
                 Pual Jones and   
                 Rory Todhunter   Identification of quantitative trait
                                  loci for canine hip dysplasia by two
                                  sequential multipoint linkage analyses   1719--1731
                  Huiyun Wu and   
               Qingxia Chen and   
           Lorraine B. Ware and   
                 Tatsuki Koyama   A Bayesian approach for generalized
                                  linear models with explanatory biomarker
                                  measurement variables subject to
                                  detection limit: an application to acute
                                  lung injury  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1733--1747
             Júlia Teles   Concordance coefficients to measure the
                                  agreement among several sets of ranks    1749--1764
               Ghazi Shukur and   
                 Zangin Zeebari   Median regression for SUR models with
                                  the same explanatory variables in each
                                  equation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1765--1779
        Nairanjana Dasgupta and   
               Monte J. Shaffer   Many-to-one comparison of nonlinear
                                  growth curves for Washington's Red
                                  Delicious apple  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1781--1795
Wenceslao Gonzalez-Manteiga and   
            Guillermo Henry and   
              Daniela Rodriguez   Partly linear models on Riemannian
                                  manifolds  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1797--1809
                 Yu-Jau Lin and   
                      Y. L. Lio   Bayesian inference under progressive
                                  type-I interval censoring  . . . . . . . 1811--1824
             Vasileios Maroulas   Error analysis of stochastic flight
                                  trajectory prediction models . . . . . . 1825--1841
                  Han Lin Shang   Graphics for statistics and data
                                  analysis with R  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1843--1844
                 Ivana Holloway   Design and analysis of quality of life
                                  studies in clinical trials . . . . . . . 1844--1845
              John Paul Gosling   Bayesian analysis made simple: An excel
                                  GUI for WinBUGS  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1845--1846
                  Zhengfeng Guo   Linear model methodology . . . . . . . . 1846--1847
    Sòren Feodor Nielsen   An elementary introduction to
                                  mathematical finance . . . . . . . . . . 1847--1848
                 Derek S. Young   Optimal experimental design with R . . . 1848--1849
                 A. M. Mosammam   The Oxford Handbook of Nonlinear
                                  Filtering  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1849--1850
                   Chris Beeley   Applied Bayesian hierarchical methods    1845
                      Sebnem Er   Multivariate generalized linear models
                                  using R  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1851

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 9, September, 2012

         Francesca Martella and   
                 Maurizio Vichi   Clustering microarray data using
                                  model-based double $K$-means . . . . . . 1853--1869
                 F. Lombard and   
                  R. K. Maxwell   A cusum procedure to detect deviations
                                  from uniformity in angular data  . . . . 1871--1880
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   Semiparametric mixed-effects models for
                                  clustered doubly censored data . . . . . 1881--1892
              Gikuang Jeff Chen   A simple way to deal with
                                  multicollinearity  . . . . . . . . . . . 1893--1909
                 Chung-I Li and   
                    Jeh-Nan Pan   Sample size determination for estimating
                                  multivariate process capability indices
                                  based on lower confidence limits . . . . 1911--1920
        Ainhoa Oguiza Tovar and   
Inmaculada Gallastegui Zulaica and   
Vicente Núñez-Antón   Analysis of pseudo-panel data with
                                  dependent samples  . . . . . . . . . . . 1921--1937
           R. L. J. Coetzer and   
              R. F. Rossouw and   
                  N. J. Le Roux   Efficient maximin distance designs for
                                  experiments in mixtures  . . . . . . . . 1939--1951
       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
    Edilberto Cepeda-Cuervo and   
            Eliane R. Rodrigues   Weibull and generalised exponential
                                  overdispersion models with an
                                  application to ozone air pollution . . . 1953--1963
          E. Bahrami Samani and   
                 Y. Amirian and   
                     M. Ganjali   Likelihood estimation for longitudinal
                                  zero-inflated power series regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1965--1974
       Loukia Meligkotsidou and   
             Elias Tzavalis and   
             Ioannis D. Vrontos   A Bayesian panel data framework for
                                  examining the economic growth
                                  convergence hypothesis: do the G7
                                  countries converge?  . . . . . . . . . . 1975--1990
               Hongxia Yang and   
                   Jun Wang and   
           Alexsandra Mojslovic   Cascade model with Dirichlet process for
                                  analyzing multiple dyadic matrices . . . 1991--2003
         Enrico A. Colosimo and   
        Maria Arlene Fausto and   
       Marta Afonso Freitas and   
            Jorge Andrade Pinto   Practical modeling strategies for
                                  unbalanced longitudinal data analysis    2005--2013
                 Bhim Singh and   
           B. V. S. Sisodia and   
               Anupam Singh and   
                  R. P. Kaushal   A note on the estimation methods of crop
                                  production at the block level  . . . . . 2015--2027
                N. A. Samat and   
                    D. F. Percy   Vector-borne infectious disease mapping
                                  with stochastic difference equations: an
                                  analysis of dengue disease in Malaysia   2029--2046
                   Silvia Bacci   Longitudinal data: different approaches
                                  in the context of item-response theory
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2047--2065
                   H. Zhang and   
                      Q. Yu and   
                    C. Feng and   
                 D. Gunzler and   
                      P. Wu and   
                       X. M. Tu   A new look at the difference between the
                                  GEE and the GLMM when modeling
                                  longitudinal count responses . . . . . . 2067--2079

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 10, October, 2012

               Meral Ebegil and   
            Fikri Gökpinar   A test statistic to choose between
                                  Liu-type and least-squares estimator
                                  based on mean square error criteria  . . 2081--2096
               Jiun-Yi Wang and   
              Li-Ching Chen and   
                    Hui-Min Lin   Robust methods for detecting familial
                                  aggregation of a quantitative trait in
                                  matched case-control family studies  . . 2097--2111
         Sterling McPherson and   
       Celestina Barbosa-Leiker   An example of a two-part latent growth
                                  curve model for semicontinuous outcomes
                                  in the health sciences . . . . . . . . . 2113--2128
         Nazif Çalis and   
                     Hamza Erol   A new per-field classification method
                                  using mixture discriminant analysis  . . 2129--2140
            Youhei Kawasaki and   
                  Etsuo Miyaoka   A Bayesian inference of $ P(\lambda_1 <
                                  \lambda_2) $ for two Poisson parameters  2141--2152
                Jiin-Huarng Guo   Optimal sample size planning for the
                                  Wilcoxon--Mann--Whitney and van Elteren
                                  tests under cost constraints . . . . . . 2153--2164
              Luigi D'Ambra and   
          Antonello D'Ambra and   
          Pasquale Sarnacchiaro   Visualizing main effects and interaction
                                  in multiple non-symmetric correspondence
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2165--2175
                   Yulei He and   
      Trivellore E. Raghunathan   Multiple imputation using multivariate $
                                  g h $ transformations  . . . . . . . . . 2177--2198
                 H. Fotouhi and   
                 M. Golalizadeh   Exploring the variability of DNA
                                  molecules via principal geodesic
                                  analysis on the shape space  . . . . . . 2199--2207
          Francisco Louzada and   
          Vicente G. Cancho and   
                 Mari Roman and   
           José G. Leite   A new long-term lifetime distribution
                                  induced by a latent complementary risk
                                  framework  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2209--2222
Jérôme Kasparian and   
                Antoine Rolland   OECD's `Better Life Index': can any
                                  country be well ranked?  . . . . . . . . 2223--2230
               Jonathan Gillard   A generalised Box--Cox transformation
                                  for the parametric estimation of
                                  clinical reference intervals . . . . . . 2231--2245
                     Yungtai Lo   Estimating the prevalence of low-lumbar
                                  spine bone mineral density in older men
                                  with or at risk for HIV infection using
                                  normal mixture models  . . . . . . . . . 2247--2258
             Wen-Liang Hung and   
       Shou-Jen Chang-Chien and   
                 Miin-Shen Yang   Self-updating clustering algorithm for
                                  estimating the parameters in mixtures of
                                  von Mises distributions  . . . . . . . . 2259--2274
                    Hong Li and   
                       Wei Ning   Multiple comparisons with a control
                                  under heteroscedasticity . . . . . . . . 2275--2283
              Taeyoung Park and   
           Robert T. Krafty and   
       Alvaro I. Sánchez   Bayesian semi-parametric analysis of
                                  Poisson change-point regression models:
                                  application to policy-making in Cali,
                                  Colombia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2285--2298
             Alex Karagrigoriou   Statistical inference: The minimum
                                  distance approach  . . . . . . . . . . . 2299--2300
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Applied time series analysis . . . . . . 2300--2301
            Eliane R. Rodrigues   Reversibility and stochastic networks    2301--2302
           Yiannis Kamarianakis   The Oxford Handbook of Economic
                                  Forecasting  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2303--2304
                Isaac Dialsingh   Expansions and asymptotics for
                                  statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2304--2305
             Rolando de la Cruz   Bayesian ideas and data analysis: An
                                  introduction for scientists and
                                  statisticians  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2306--2307
                   Yves Laberge   The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative
                                  Asset Management . . . . . . . . . . . . 2307--2308
            Theofanis Sapatinas   Statistics for high-dimensional data . . 2308--2309
                  David J. Hand   Who's #1? The science of rating and
                                  ranking  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2309--2310
              P. William Hughes   Biostatistics: a computing approach  . . 2306
                Isaac Dialsingh   Large-scale inference: empirical Bayes
                                  methods for estimation, testing, and
                                  prediction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2305
                  Claire Keeble   The R primer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2303
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Statistical data mining using SAS
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2302

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 11, November, 2012

              G. E. Salcedo and   
                R. F. Porto and   
                  S. Y. Roa and   
                     F. R. Momo   A wavelet-based time-varying
                                  autoregressive model for non-stationary
                                  and irregular time series  . . . . . . . 2313--2325
      S. Eftekhari Mahabadi and   
                     M. Ganjali   An index of local sensitivity to
                                  non-ignorability for parametric survival
                                  models with potential non-random missing
                                  covariate: an application to the SEER
                                  cancer registry data . . . . . . . . . . 2327--2348
                M. C. Pardo and   
                      R. Alonso   A generalized $Q$--$Q$ plot for
                                  longitudinal data  . . . . . . . . . . . 2349--2362
               Nicole White and   
              Helen Johnson and   
              Peter Silburn and   
               Kerrie Mengersen   Dirichlet process mixture models for
                                  unsupervised clustering of symptoms in
                                  Parkinson's disease  . . . . . . . . . . 2363--2377
          Charles C. Taylor and   
            Kanti V. Mardia and   
            Marco Di Marzio and   
                 Agnese Panzera   Validating protein structure using
                                  kernel density estimates . . . . . . . . 2379--2388
        Manoj Kumar Rastogi and   
       Yogesh Mani Tripathi and   
                    Shuo-Jye Wu   Estimating the parameters of a
                                  bathtub-shaped distribution under
                                  progressive type-II censoring  . . . . . 2389--2411
                Samuel Iddi and   
              Geert Molenberghs   A joint marginalized multilevel model
                                  for longitudinal outcomes  . . . . . . . 2413--2430
                 Mahmoud Torabi   Spatial modeling using frequentist
                                  approach for disease mapping . . . . . . 2431--2439
                         Yan Ma   On inference for Kendall's $ \tau $
                                  within a longitudinal data setting . . . 2441--2452
     Luzia Gonçalves and   
M. Rosário de Oliveira and   
     Cláudia Pascoal and   
                      Ana Pires   Sample size for estimating a binomial
                                  proportion: comparison of different
                                  methods  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2453--2473
            Kanti V. Mardia and   
               John T. Kent and   
           Zhengzheng Zhang and   
          Charles C. Taylor and   
               Thomas Hamelryck   Mixtures of concentrated multivariate
                                  sine distributions with applications to
                                  bioinformatics . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2475--2492
            Matthew Benigni and   
                Reinhard Furrer   Spatio-temporal improvised explosive
                                  device monitoring: improving detection
                                  to minimise attacks  . . . . . . . . . . 2493--2508
                Alan Kimber and   
              Shah-Jalal Sarker   A covariance-based test for shared
                                  frailty in multivariate lifetime data    2509--2522
                Irina Chis Ster   Inference for serological surveys
                                  investigating past exposures to
                                  infections resulting in long-lasting
                                  immunity --- an approach using finite
                                  mixture models with concomitant
                                  information  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2523--2542
                      Anonymous   Gopal Kanji Prize 2011 . . . . . . . . . 2311

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 39, Number 12, December, 2012

                Liu-Cang Wu and   
           Zhong-Zhan Zhang and   
                     Deng-Ke Xu   Variable selection in joint mean and
                                  variance models of Box--Cox
                                  transformation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2543--2555
                 Chang-Shuai Li   Analysis of hedging based on
                                  co-persistence theory  . . . . . . . . . 2557--2567
                Elias Zintzaras   The power of generalized odds ratio in
                                  assessing association in genetic studies
                                  with known mode of inheritance . . . . . 2569--2581
                 Kei Hirose and   
               Tomoyuki Higuchi   Creating facial animation of characters
                                  via MoCap data . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2583--2597
                 Vera Hofer and   
               Johannes Leitner   A bivariate Sarmanov regression model
                                  for count data with generalised Poisson
                                  marginals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2599--2617
         Suzanne V. Landram and   
               Frank G. Landram   A computational understanding of partial
                                  and part determination coefficients  . . 2619--2626
                 Zangin Zeebari   Developing ridge estimation method for
                                  median regression  . . . . . . . . . . . 2627--2638
          Byron J. Gajewski and   
                 Robert Lee and   
                   Nancy Dunton   Data envelopment analysis in the
                                  presence of measurement error: case
                                  study from the National Database of
                                  Nursing Quality Indicators$^\reg $
                                  (NDNQI$^\reg $)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2639--2653
             Rand R. Wilcox and   
            David M. Erceg-Hurn   Comparing two dependent groups via
                                  quantiles  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2655--2664
      Mariagiulia Matteucci and   
           Stefania Mignani and   
            Bernard P. Veldkamp   The use of predicted values for item
                                  parameters in item response theory
                                  models: an application in intelligence
                                  tests  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2665--2683
            Osvaldo Venegas and   
 Francisco Rodríguez and   
Héctor W. Gómez and   
   Juan F. Olivares-Pacheco and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   Robust modeling using the generalized
                                  epsilon-skew-$t$ distribution  . . . . . 2685--2698
            S. Mukhopadhyay and   
                     I. Das and   
                         K. Das   Selection of a stroke risk model based
                                  on transcranial Doppler ultrasound
                                  velocity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2699--2712
        H. E. T. Holgersson and   
              Peter S. Karlsson   Three estimators of the Mahalanobis
                                  distance in high-dimensional data  . . . 2713--2720
          Julio C. Ferreira and   
           Marta A. Freitas and   
             Enrico A. Colosimo   Degradation data analysis for samples
                                  under unequal operating conditions: a
                                  case study on train wheels . . . . . . . 2721--2739
           Ahmed A. Soliman and   
            A. H. Abd Ellah and   
        N. A. Abou-Elheggag and   
                  A. A. Modhesh   Estimation of the coefficient of
                                  variation for non-normal model using
                                  progressive first-failure-censoring data 2741--2758
                Yinghui Wei and   
                 Peter Neal and   
              Sandra Telfer and   
                     Mike Begon   Statistical analysis of an endemic
                                  disease from a capture-recapture
                                  experiment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2759--2773
                      Anonymous   Corrigendum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2777--2778
                      Anonymous   Erratum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2775
                      Anonymous   Editorial Board  . . . . . . . . . . . . ebi


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 1, 2013

              Robert G. Aykroyd   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--1
         Russell J. Bowater and   
               Gabriel Escarela   Heterogeneity and study size in
                                  random-effects meta-analysis . . . . . . 2--16
               Francis Pike and   
                 Lisa Weissfeld   Joint modeling of censored longitudinal
                                  and event time data  . . . . . . . . . . 17--27
J. M. Fernández-Ponce and   
F. Palacios-Rodríguez and   
M. R. Rodríguez-Griñolo   Bayesian influence diagnostics in
                                  radiocarbon dating . . . . . . . . . . . 28--39
       Antonio S. M. Arroyo and   
Antonio García-Ferrer and   
Aránzazu de Juan Fernández and   
Rocío Sánchez-Mangas   Lower posterior death probabilities from
                                  a quick medical response in road traffic
                                  accidents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--58
         Paul H. Garthwaite and   
     Shafeeqah A. Al-Awadhi and   
       Fadlalla G. Elfadaly and   
             David J. Jenkinson   Prior distribution elicitation for
                                  generalized linear and piecewise-linear
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--75
Pablo Martínez-Camblor and   
            Norberto Corral and   
  Jesus María de la Hera   Hypothesis test for paired samples in
                                  the presence of missing data . . . . . . 76--87
             Isabella Sulis and   
               Vincenza Capursi   Building up adjusted indicators of
                                  students' evaluation of university
                                  courses using generalized item response
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--102
         K. J. Kachiashvili and   
               M. A. Hashmi and   
                       A. Mueed   Quasi-optimal Bayesian procedures of
                                  many hypotheses testing  . . . . . . . . 103--122
                Yanchun Bao and   
              Hongsheng Dai and   
                   Tao Wang and   
              Sung-Kiang Chuang   A joint modelling approach for clustered
                                  recurrent events and death events  . . . 123--140
              Eugenia Nissi and   
                 Annalina Sarra   A simulation study on the hybrid nature
                                  of Tango's index . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--151
                  Han Lin Shang   Functional time series approach for
                                  forecasting very short-term electricity
                                  demand . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152--168
            Donald W. Zimmerman   Heterogeneity of variance and biased
                                  hypothesis tests . . . . . . . . . . . . 169--193
                  S. H. Lin and   
                     R. S. Wang   Modified method on the means for several
                                  log-normal distributions . . . . . . . . 194--208
                Xu-Qing Liu and   
                   Feng Gao and   
                   Zhen-Feng Yu   Improved ridge estimators in a linear
                                  regression model . . . . . . . . . . . . 209--220
            Cesaltina Pires and   
    Andreia Dionísio and   
             Luís Coelho   Estimating utility functions using
                                  generalized maximum entropy  . . . . . . 221--234

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 2, 2013

                Faping Duan and   
               Daniel Ogden and   
                    Ling Xu and   
                   Kang Liu and   
                George Lust and   
               Jody Sandler and   
            Nathan L. Dykes and   
                    Lan Zhu and   
              Steven Harris and   
                 Paul Jones and   
          Rory J. Todhunter and   
                    Zhiwu Zhang   Principal component analysis of canine
                                  hip dysplasia phenotypes and their
                                  statistical power for genome-wide
                                  association mapping  . . . . . . . . . . 235--251
                  Liyong Fu and   
                Yuancai Lei and   
              Ram P. Sharma and   
                 Shouzheng Tang   Parameter estimation of nonlinear
                                  mixed-effects models using first-order
                                  conditional linearization and the EM
                                  algorithm  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 252--265
                   Yuanhua Feng   An iterative plug-in algorithm for
                                  decomposing seasonal time series using
                                  the Berlin Method  . . . . . . . . . . . 266--281
         Francesca Greselin and   
              Leo Pasquazzi and   
               Ricardas Zitikis   Contrasting the Gini and Zenga indices
                                  of economic inequality . . . . . . . . . 282--297
               Ileana Baldi and   
                 Eva Pagano and   
           Paola Berchialla and   
        Alessandro Desideri and   
           Alberto Ferrando and   
            Franco Merletti and   
                  Dario Gregori   Modeling healthcare costs in
                                  simultaneous presence of asymmetry,
                                  heteroscedasticity and correlation . . . 298--310
                    Lai Wei and   
                 Alan D. Hutson   A comment on sample size calculations
                                  for binomial confidence intervals  . . . 311--319
             J. Andrew Howe and   
             Hamparsum Bozdogan   Robust mixture model cluster analysis
                                  using adaptive kernels . . . . . . . . . 320--336
          Andreas Quatember and   
        Monika Cornelia Hausner   A family of methods for statistical
                                  disclosure control . . . . . . . . . . . 337--346
                 Xiting Cao and   
                  Baolin Wu and   
              Marshall I. Hertz   Empirical null distribution-based
                                  modeling of multi-class differential
                                  gene expression detection  . . . . . . . 347--357
                      Baolin Wu   Sparse cluster analysis of large-scale
                                  discrete variables with application to
                                  single nucleotide polymorphism data  . . 358--367
             Dongliang Wang and   
                 Alan D. Hutson   Joint confidence region estimation of
                                  L-moment ratios with an extension to
                                  right censored data  . . . . . . . . . . 368--379
                Peixin Zhao and   
                     Liugen Xue   Instrumental variable-based empirical
                                  likelihood inferences for
                                  varying-coefficient models with
                                  error-prone covariates . . . . . . . . . 380--396
                     Ilhan Usta   Different estimation methods for the
                                  parameters of the extended Burr XII
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 397--414
              Elena Abascal and   
  Vidal Díaz de Rada and   
Ignacio García Lautre and   
            M. Isabel Landaluce   Extending dual multiple factor analysis
                                  to categorical tables  . . . . . . . . . 415--428
            P. Angelopoulos and   
                  K. Drosou and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   An orthogonal arrays approach to robust
                                  parameter designs methodology  . . . . . 429--437
             Vasyl Golosnoy and   
                   Jens Hogrefe   Signaling NBER turning points: a
                                  sequential approach  . . . . . . . . . . 438--448
                   Hea-Jung Kim   Optimal asymmetric classification
                                  procedures for interval-screened normal
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 449--462
                  Shuangzhe Liu   Econometric methods for labour economics 463--464
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Data mining with Rattle and R  . . . . . 464--464

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 3, 2013

              Michael Parkinson   $z$ Test for the significance of the
                                  mean of a stable probability
                                  distribution with $ 1 < \alpha \leq 2 $   465--482
             Rashid Mehmood and   
              Muhammad Riaz and   
           Ronald J. M. M. Does   Control charts for location based on
                                  different sampling schemes . . . . . . . 483--494
             M. V. Kulikova and   
                   D. R. Taylor   Stochastic volatility models for
                                  exchange rates and their estimation
                                  using quasi-maximum-likelihood methods:
                                  an application to the South African Rand 495--507
           Enrico Ciavolino and   
               Mariangela Nitti   Using the Hybrid Two-Step estimation
                                  approach for the identification of
                                  second-order latent variable models  . . 508--526
        Katherine St. Clair and   
                Eric Dunton and   
                   John Giudice   A comparison of models using removal
                                  effort to estimate animal abundance  . . 527--545
               J. K. Rogers and   
                   J. L. Hutton   Joint modelling of pre-randomisation
                                  event counts and multiple
                                  post-randomisation survival times with
                                  cure rates: application to data for
                                  early epilepsy and single seizures . . . 546--562
       Inmaculada Arostegui and   
Vicente Núñez-Antón and   
        José M. Quintana   On the recoding of continuous and
                                  bounded indexes to a binomial form: an
                                  application to quality-of-life scores    563--582
               Doyo G. Enki and   
    Nickolay T. Trendafilov and   
                Ian T. Jolliffe   A clustering approach to interpretable
                                  principal components . . . . . . . . . . 583--599
                  S. Subedi and   
                    Z. Feng and   
                 R. Deardon and   
                 F. S. Schenkel   SNP selection for predicting a
                                  quantitative trait . . . . . . . . . . . 600--613
             Dongliang Wang and   
                 Alan D. Hutson   Smooth bootstrap-based confidence
                                  intervals for one binomial proportion
                                  and difference of two proportions  . . . 614--625
              Verena Feirer and   
              Herwig Friedl and   
                    Ulrich Hirn   Modelling over- and underdispersed
                                  frequencies of successful ink
                                  transmissions onto paper . . . . . . . . 626--643
             Betül Kan and   
            Özlem Alpu and   
                   Berna Yazici   Robust ridge and robust Liu estimator
                                  for regression based on the LTS
                                  estimator  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 644--655
            Jacob J. Oleson and   
           Christopher K. Wikle   Predicting infectious disease outbreak
                                  risk via migratory waterfowl vectors . . 656--673
             Sandra E. Melo and   
                  Oscar O. Melo   Distance-based approach in univariate
                                  longitudinal data analysis . . . . . . . 674--692
         Akbar Heydarbeygie and   
                    Nima Ahmadi   Nonparametric methods for the estimation
                                  of imputation uncertainty  . . . . . . . 693--698

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 4, 2013

                    Yang Li and   
                 Yichen Qin and   
                Yanming Xie and   
                      Feng Tian   Grouped penalization estimation of the
                                  osteoporosis data in the traditional
                                  Chinese medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . 699--711
     Nilgun Fescioglu-Unver and   
                  Basak Tanyeri   A comparison of artificial neural
                                  network and multinomial logit models in
                                  predicting mergers . . . . . . . . . . . 712--720
         B. M. Golam Kibria and   
    Kristofer Månsson and   
                   Ghazi Shukur   Some ridge regression estimators for the
                                  zero-inflated Poisson model  . . . . . . 721--735
                    Hui Lin and   
                 Chong Wang and   
                   Peng Liu and   
             Derald J. Holtkamp   Construction of disease risk scoring
                                  systems using logistic group lasso:
                                  application to porcine reproductive and
                                  respiratory syndrome survey data . . . . 736--746
                  Marco Marozzi   Adaptive choice of scale tests in
                                  flexible two-stage designs with
                                  applications in experimental ecology and
                                  clinical trials  . . . . . . . . . . . . 747--762
              T. Górecki   Sequential correction of linear
                                  classifiers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 763--776
             Gavin Shaddick and   
                 Haojie Yan and   
                Ruth Salway and   
          Danielle Vienneau and   
             Daphne Kounali and   
                   David Briggs   Large-scale Bayesian spatial modelling
                                  of air pollution for policy support  . . 777--794
    Mariantonietta Ruggieri and   
            Antonella Plaia and   
         Francesca Di Salvo and   
             Gianna Agró   Functional principal component analysis
                                  for the explorative analysis of
                                  multisite-multivariate air pollution
                                  time series with long gaps . . . . . . . 795--807
                 Sandra De Iaco   On the use of different metrics for
                                  assessing complex pattern reproductions  808--822
                  Hukum Chandra   Exploring spatial dependence in
                                  area-level random effect model for
                                  disaggregate-level crop yield estimation 823--842
       Ole Klungsòyr and   
                 Joe Sexton and   
            Inger Sandanger and   
            Jan F. Nygård   A time-varying measurement error model
                                  for age of onset of a psychiatric
                                  diagnosis: applied to first depressive
                                  episode diagnosed by the Composite
                                  International Diagnostic Interview
                                  (CIDI) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 843--861
            Muhammad Faisal and   
           Andreas Futschik and   
                   Ijaz Hussain   A new approach to choose acceptance
                                  cutoff for approximate Bayesian
                                  computation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 862--869
                 Zaizai Yan and   
                Miaomiao Li and   
                       Yalu Yan   An efficient non-rejective
                                  implementation of the $ \pi p s $
                                  sampling designs . . . . . . . . . . . . 870--886
                   A. J. Hayter   Inferences on the difference between
                                  future observations for comparing two
                                  treatments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 887--900
                Edoardo Otranto   Volatility clustering in the presence of
                                  time-varying model parameters  . . . . . 901--915
             Kassim S. Mwitondi   Statistical computing in C++ and R . . . 916--916
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   A practitioner's guide to resampling for
                                  data analysis, data mining, and modeling 917--917
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Data driven business decisions . . . . . 917--918
             Anouar Ben Mabrouk   Time series modelling of neuroscience
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 918--919
                   Yves Laberge   Simulating nature: a philosophical study
                                  of computer-simulation uncertainties and
                                  their role in climate science and policy
                                  advice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 919--920
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Sampling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 920--921
           Yiannis Kamarianakis   Ergodic control of diffusion processes   921--922
                   Chris Beeley   Behavioural research data analysis with
                                  R  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 922--922
                 A. M. Mosammam   Geostatistics: modeling spatial
                                  uncertainty, second edition  . . . . . . 923--923
              Hassan S. Bakouch   R for statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . 924--924
                      Anonymous   Erratum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v--v

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 5, 2013

              Kuangnan Fang and   
                    Shuangge Ma   Three-part model for fractional response
                                  variables with application to Chinese
                                  household health insurance coverage  . . 925--940
               Seung-Gu Kim and   
             Jeong-Soo Park and   
                  Yung-Seop Lee   Identification of target clusters by
                                  using the restricted normal mixture
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 941--960
                B. Houlding and   
                     J. Haslett   Scheduling parallel conference sessions:
                                  an application of a novel hybrid
                                  clustering algorithm for ensuring
                                  constrained cardinality  . . . . . . . . 961--971
                      I-Tang Yu   A modification of the Box--Meyer method
                                  for finding the active factors in
                                  screening experiments  . . . . . . . . . 972--984
                 Connie Stewart   Zero-inflated beta distribution for
                                  modeling the proportions in quantitative
                                  fatty acid signature analysis  . . . . . 985--992
                   Yan Zhou and   
           John A. D. Aston and   
               Adam M. Johansen   Bayesian model comparison for
                                  compartmental models with applications
                                  in positron emission tomography  . . . . 993--1016
          Nagatomo Nakamura and   
              Takahiro Tsuchiya   A model of regression lines through a
                                  common point: estimation of the focal
                                  point in wind-blown sand phenomena . . . 1017--1031
Antonio Carlos Gonçalves and   
     Renan M. V. R. Almeida and   
Marcos Pereira Estellita Lins and   
              Carlos P. Samanez   Canonical correlation analysis in the
                                  definition of weight restrictions for
                                  data envelopment analysis  . . . . . . . 1032--1043
                David M. Zimmer   Intertemporal persistence in healthcare
                                  spending and utilization: the role of
                                  insurance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1044--1063
          M. Ataharul Islam and   
       Abdulhamid A. Alzaid and   
       Rafiqul I. Chowdhury and   
               Khalaf S. Sultan   A generalized bivariate Bernoulli model
                                  with covariate dependence  . . . . . . . 1064--1075
               Farzana Noor and   
                 Muhammad Aslam   Bayesian inference of the inverse
                                  Weibull mixture distribution using
                                  type-I censoring . . . . . . . . . . . . 1076--1089
              Vahid Nassiri and   
                   Ignace Loris   A generalized quantile regression model  1090--1105
     Muhammad Yameen Danish and   
                 Muhammad Aslam   Bayesian estimation for randomly
                                  censored generalized exponential
                                  distribution under asymmetric loss
                                  functions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1106--1119
             Michael P. McAssey   An empirical goodness-of-fit test for
                                  multivariate distributions . . . . . . . 1120--1131
                  Jiong Luo and   
                       Zheng Su   A note on variance estimation in the Cox
                                  proportional hazards model . . . . . . . 1132--1139
              Steven Y. Hua and   
              D. L. Hawkins and   
                     Jihao Zhou   Statistical considerations in
                                  bioequivalence of two area under the
                                  concentration-time curves obtained from
                                  serial sampling data . . . . . . . . . . 1140--1154

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 6, 2013

       Stephan Stahlschmidt and   
       Helmut Tausendteufel and   
        Wolfgang K. Härdle   Bayesian networks for sex-related
                                  homicides: structure learning and
                                  prediction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1155--1171
        Raffaella Calabrese and   
          Silvia Angela Osmetti   Modelling small and medium enterprise
                                  loan defaults as rare events: the
                                  generalized extreme value regression
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1172--1188
               Wan-Min Tsai and   
              Albert Vexler and   
               Gregory Gurevich   An extensive power evaluation of a novel
                                  two-sample density-based empirical
                                  likelihood ratio test for paired data
                                  with an application to a treatment study
                                  of attention-deficit/hyperactivity
                                  disorder and severe mood dysregulation   1189--1208
           Donatella Vicari and   
                 Maurizio Vichi   Multivariate linear regression for
                                  heterogeneous data . . . . . . . . . . . 1209--1230
       Hyokyoung Grace Hong and   
                   Jianhui Zhou   A multi-index model for quantile
                                  regression with ordinal data . . . . . . 1231--1245
                    Hua Jin and   
                          Qi Mo   Hip fracture prediction from a new
                                  classification algorithm based on
                                  recursive partitioning methods . . . . . 1246--1253
               Ferra Yanuar and   
       Kamarulzaman Ibrahim and   
              Abdul Aziz Jemain   Bayesian structural equation modeling
                                  for the health index . . . . . . . . . . 1254--1269
           Sebastian Kurtek and   
                     Wei Wu and   
        Gary E. Christensen and   
                Anuj Srivastava   Segmentation, alignment and statistical
                                  analysis of biosignals with application
                                  to disease classification  . . . . . . . 1270--1288
                  Debasis Kundu   Bayesian analysis for partially complete
                                  time and type of failure data  . . . . . 1289--1300
  Seyed Taghi Akhavan Niaki and   
               Paravaneh Jahani   The economic design of multivariate
                                  binomial EWMA VSSI control charts  . . . 1301--1318
        Miler Jerkovic Vera and   
           Bojanic Dubravka and   
        Jorgovanovic Nikola and   
                 Ilic Vojin and   
         Petrovacki-Balj Bojana   Detecting and removing outlier(s) in
                                  electromyographic gait-related patterns  1319--1332
               Sophie Bercu and   
Frédéric Pro\"\ia   A SARIMAX coupled modelling applied to
                                  individual load curves intraday
                                  forecasting  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1333--1348
            Erhard Reschenhofer   Robust testing for stationarity of
                                  global surface temperature . . . . . . . 1349--1361
          K. Suresh Chandra and   
                   G. Gopal and   
                   M. Ramadurai   A stochastic frontier approach to
                                  survival analysis  . . . . . . . . . . . 1362--1371
                 Jiaqi Yang and   
                  Wei Zhang and   
                      Baolin Wu   A note on statistical method for
                                  genotype calling of high-throughput
                                  single-nucleotide polymorphism arrays    1372--1381
                        Jing Xu   Book Review: \booktitleExpect the
                                  unexpected: a first course in
                                  biostatistics, by Raluca Balan and
                                  Gilles Lamothe, ISBN-13
                                  978-981-4291-32-3  . . . . . . . . . . . 1382--1383
                        Jing Xu   Book Review: \booktitleIntroduction to
                                  probability with Texas Hold'em examples,
                                  by Frederic Paik Schoenberg, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-4398-27680 . . . . . . . . . . . . 1383--1384
             Abhay Kumar Tiwari   Book Review: \booktitleEconomic time
                                  series, edited by William R. Bell, Scott
                                  H. Holan, and Tucker S. McElroy, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-4398-4657-5  . . . . . . . . . . . 1384--1385

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 7, 2013

                      Ying Chen   A powerful test method for analyzing
                                  unreplicated factorials  . . . . . . . . 1387--1401
               Saheli Datta and   
               Raquel Prado and   
          Abel Rodríguez   Bayesian factor models in characterizing
                                  molecular adaptation . . . . . . . . . . 1402--1424
        Z. Rezaei Ghahroodi and   
                     M. Ganjali   A Bayesian approach for analysing
                                  longitudinal nominal outcomes using
                                  random coefficients transitional
                                  generalized logit model: an application
                                  to the labour force survey data  . . . . 1425--1445
             Kouji Yamamoto and   
             Shota Murakami and   
                 Sadao Tomizawa   Point-symmetry models and decomposition
                                  for collapsed square contingency tables  1446--1452
          Anouar BenMabrouk and   
                  Olfa Zaafrane   Wavelet fuzzy hybrid model for
                                  physico-financial signals  . . . . . . . 1453--1463
              Conghua Cheng and   
               Jinyuan Chen and   
                   Jianming Bai   Exact inferences of the two-parameter
                                  exponential distribution and Pareto
                                  distribution with censored data  . . . . 1464--1479
              Mohammad Z. Raqab   Discriminating between the generalized
                                  Rayleigh and Weibull distributions . . . 1480--1493
                  K. H. Makambi   Extended tests for non-zero
                                  between-study variance . . . . . . . . . 1494--1505
               Y. Sertdemir and   
               H. R. Burgut and   
            Z. N. Alparslan and   
                    I. Unal and   
                     S. Gunasti   Comparing the methods of measuring
                                  multi-rater agreement on an ordinal
                                  rating scale: a simulation study with an
                                  application to real data . . . . . . . . 1506--1519
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   Additive hazards model with truncated
                                  and doubly censored data . . . . . . . . 1520--1532
     Leonardo Soares Bastos and   
   Joel Mauricio Correa da Rosa   Predicting Probabilities for the 2010
                                  FIFA World Cup games using a
                                  Poisson--Gamma model . . . . . . . . . . 1533--1544
               Sukru Acitas and   
                Pelin Kasap and   
           Birdal Seno\uglu and   
                   Olcay Arslan   One-step $M$-estimators: Jones and
                                  Faddy's skewed $t$-distribution  . . . . 1545--1560
               L. I. Pettit and   
                 N. Sothinathan   Effect of individual observations on the
                                  Box--Cox transformation  . . . . . . . . 1561--1571
  Jorge González Chapela   Things that make us different: analysis
                                  of deviance with time-use data . . . . . 1572--1585
    Mariana Rodrigues-Motta and   
        Hildete P. Pinheiro and   
         Eduardo G. Martins and   
Márcio S. Araújo and   
      Sérgio F. dos Reis   Multivariate models for correlated count
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1586--1596
         Sanjay Kumar Singh and   
                Umesh Singh and   
                   Dinesh Kumar   Bayesian estimation of parameters of
                                  inverse Weibull distribution . . . . . . 1597--1607
                  Saad T. Bakir   A subset selection procedure for
                                  multinomial distributions  . . . . . . . 1608--1618

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 8, 2013

        Claude Manté and   
          Guillaume Bernard and   
           Patrick Bonhomme and   
                   David Nerini   Application of ordinal correspondence
                                  analysis for submerged aquatic
                                  vegetation monitoring  . . . . . . . . . 1619--1638
      Syed Mohsin Ali Kazmi and   
             Muhammad Aslam and   
                  Sajid Ali and   
                    Nasir Abbas   Selection of suitable prior for the
                                  Bayesian mixture of a class of lifetime
                                  distributions under type-I censored
                                  datasets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1639--1658
                 Akiko Kada and   
                Zhihong Cai and   
                  Manabu Kuroki   Medical diagnostic test based on the
                                  potential test result approach: bounds
                                  and identification . . . . . . . . . . . 1659--1672
             Ting-Ting Gang and   
                   Jun Yang and   
                        Yu Zhao   Multivariate control chart based on the
                                  highest possibility region . . . . . . . 1673--1681
            Luca De Angelis and   
                Leonard J. Paas   A dynamic analysis of stock markets
                                  using a hidden Markov model  . . . . . . 1682--1700
                 Laura Barbieri   Causality and interdependence analysis
                                  in linear econometric models with an
                                  application to fertility . . . . . . . . 1701--1716
             A. Asgharzadeh and   
          Hassan S. Bakouch and   
                    L. Esmaeili   Pareto Poisson--Lindley distribution
                                  with applications  . . . . . . . . . . . 1717--1734
              Hasan Erta\cs and   
           Murat Eriso\uglu and   
Selahattin Kaçìranlar   Detecting influential observations in
                                  Liu and modified Liu estimators  . . . . 1735--1745
        Z. I. Kalaylio\uglu and   
                      O. Ozturk   Bayesian semiparametric models for
                                  nonignorable missing mechanisms in
                                  generalized linear models  . . . . . . . 1746--1763
                 Mark Trede and   
                  Cornelia Savu   Do stock returns have an Archimedean
                                  copula?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1764--1778
                  Zhiyong Zhang   Bayesian growth curve models with the
                                  generalized error distribution . . . . . 1779--1795
         Guillermo Ferreira and   
             Luis M. Castro and   
           Victor H. Lachos and   
                   Ronaldo Dias   Bayesian modeling of autoregressive
                                  partial linear models with scale mixture
                                  of normal errors . . . . . . . . . . . . 1796--1816
              Vishal Maurya and   
             Amar Nath Gill and   
                Parminder Singh   Multiple comparisons with a control for
                                  exponential location parameters under
                                  heteroscedasticity . . . . . . . . . . . 1817--1830
               Paola Annoni and   
  Dorota Weziak-Bialowolska and   
                   Hania Farhan   Measuring the impact of the Web: Rasch
                                  modelling for survey evaluation  . . . . 1831--1851
                      Anonymous   Corrigendum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v--v

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 9, 2013

              David Canning and   
              Declan French and   
                  Michael Moore   Non-parametric estimation of data
                                  dimensionality prior to data
                                  compression: the case of the human
                                  development index  . . . . . . . . . . . 1853--1863
       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
Emílio Augusto Coelho-Barros and   
               Josmar Mazucheli   Block and Basu bivariate lifetime
                                  distribution in the presence of cure
                                  fraction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1864--1874
             Wen-Liang Hung and   
                    De-Hua Chen   Clustering algorithm for
                                  proximity-relation matrix and its
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1875--1892
                Rui Fragoso and   
 Maria Leonor da Silva Carvalho   Estimation of cost allocation
                                  coefficients at the farm level using an
                                  entropy approach . . . . . . . . . . . . 1893--1906
                R. M. Green and   
               M. S. Bebbington   A longitudinal analysis of infant and
                                  senescent mortality using mixture models 1907--1920
              Arindam Gupta and   
      Samba Siva Rao Pasupuleti   A new behavioural model for fertility
                                  schedules  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1921--1930
        Christian H. Weiß   Integer-valued autoregressive models for
                                  counts showing underdispersion . . . . . 1931--1948
                Tiejun Tong and   
                  Zeny Feng and   
            Julia S. Hilton and   
                    Hongyu Zhao   Estimating the proportion of true null
                                  hypotheses using the pattern of observed
                                  $p$-values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1949--1964
           Donatella Vicari and   
     Johan René van Dorp   On a bounded bimodal two-sided
                                  distribution fitted to the Old-Faithful
                                  geyser data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1965--1978
   Edgard M. Maboudou-Tchao and   
             Douglas M. Hawkins   Detection of multiple change-points in
                                  multivariate data  . . . . . . . . . . . 1979--1995
                 Yanqing Yi and   
                      Yuan Yuan   An optimal allocation for
                                  response-adaptive designs  . . . . . . . 1996--2008
             Laura Barbieri and   
               Mario Faliva and   
              Maria Grazia Zoia   Band-limited component estimation in
                                  time-limited economic series . . . . . . 2009--2023
                Weihua Zhao and   
               Riquan Zhang and   
                      Jicai Liu   Robust variable selection for the
                                  varying coefficient model based on
                                  composite $ L_1 $--$ L_2 $ regression    2024--2040
           Nicholas T. Longford   Searching for contaminants . . . . . . . 2041--2055
             Hossein Zamani and   
               Noriszura Ismail   Score test for testing zero-inflated
                                  Poisson regression against zero-inflated
                                  generalized Poisson alternatives . . . . 2056--2068
           Riccardo Borgoni and   
             Valeria Tritto and   
             Daniela de Bartolo   Identifying radon-prone building
                                  typologies by marginal modelling . . . . 2069--2086

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 10, 2013

  Marcelo Justus dos Santos and   
       Ana Lúcia Kassouf   A cointegration analysis of crime,
                                  economic activity, and police
                                  performance in São Paulo city . . . . . . 2087--2109
       Wantanee Surapaitoolkorn   Variable dimension via stochastic
                                  volatility model using FX rates  . . . . 2110--2128
          Jose R. S. Santos and   
         Caio L. N. Azevedo and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   A multiple group item response theory
                                  model with centered skew-normal latent
                                  trait distributions under a Bayesian
                                  framework  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2129--2149
                   S. Faria and   
            F. Gonçalves   Financial data modeling by Poisson
                                  mixture regression . . . . . . . . . . . 2150--2162
Jacques Bénasséni   A concentration approach to sensitivity
                                  studies in statistical estimation
                                  problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2163--2180
 Vesna \'Cojbasi\'c Raji\'c and   
                J. Stanojevi\'c   Confidence intervals for the ratio of
                                  two variances  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2181--2187
                 Hongli Niu and   
                       Jun Wang   Power-law scaling behavior analysis of
                                  financial time series model by voter
                                  interacting dynamic system . . . . . . . 2188--2203
                Saima Altaf and   
             Muhammad Aslam and   
                 Muhammad Aslam   Analysis of the amended Davidson model
                                  with order effect for paired comparison
                                  in the Bayesian paradigm . . . . . . . . 2204--2218
           M. Revan Özkale   Influence measures in affine combination
                                  type regression  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2219--2243
              Yangxin Huang and   
          Getachew A. Dagne and   
                 Jeong-Gun Park   Segmental modeling of changing
                                  immunologic response for CD4 data with
                                  skewness, missingness and dropout  . . . 2244--2258
                   Min Wang and   
                  Jing Zhao and   
               Xiaoqian Sun and   
                  Chanseok Park   Robust explicit estimation of the
                                  two-parameter Birnbaum--Saunders
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2259--2274
               Mauro Costantini   Forecasting the industrial production
                                  using alternative factor models and
                                  business survey data . . . . . . . . . . 2275--2289
            Hossein Hassani and   
               Saeed Heravi and   
                 Gary Brown and   
              Daniel Ayoubkhani   Forecasting before, during, and after
                                  recession with singular spectrum
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2290--2302
                Haydar Demirhan   Bayesian estimation of log odds ratios
                                  over two-way contingency tables with
                                  intraclass correlated cells  . . . . . . 2303--2316

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 11, 2013

            Ludovic Seifert and   
Jean-François Coeurjolly and   
      Romain Hérault and   
       Léo Wattebled and   
                   Keith Davids   Temporal dynamics of inter-limb
                                  coordination in ice climbing revealed
                                  through change-point analysis of the
                                  geodesic mean of circular data . . . . . 2317--2331
                 Chor Foon Tang   A revisitation of the export-led growth
                                  hypothesis in Malaysia using the
                                  leveraged bootstrap simulation and
                                  rolling causality techniques . . . . . . 2332--2340
               Jing-Er Chiu and   
                 Chih-Hsin Tsai   Properties and performance of one-sided
                                  cumulative count of conforming chart
                                  with parameter estimation in
                                  high-quality processes . . . . . . . . . 2341--2353
              Filidor Vilca and   
    Mariana Rodrigues-Motta and   
            Víctor Leiva   On a variance stabilizing model and its
                                  application to genomic data  . . . . . . 2354--2371
                   Lei Wang and   
                  Yukun Liu and   
                     Wei Wu and   
                    Xiaolong Pu   Sequential LND sensitivity test for
                                  binary response data . . . . . . . . . . 2372--2384
                Lee Fawcett and   
                    Neil Thorpe   Mobile safety cameras: estimating
                                  casualty reductions and the demand for
                                  secondary healthcare . . . . . . . . . . 2385--2406
                  M. H. Lee and   
               H. J. Sadaei and   
                      Suhartono   Improving TAIEX forecasting using fuzzy
                                  time series with Box--Cox power
                                  transformation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2407--2422
          Therese Graversen and   
              Steffen Lauritzen   Estimation of parameters in DNA mixture
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2423--2436
                 Coskun Kus and   
              Yunus Akdogan and   
                    Shuo-Jye Wu   Optimal progressive group censoring
                                  scheme under cost considerations for
                                  Pareto distribution  . . . . . . . . . . 2437--2450
  Ülkü Eriso\uglu and   
           Murat Eriso\uglu and   
             Nazif Çalis   Heterogeneous data modeling with
                                  two-component Weibull--Poisson
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2451--2461
              Robert Schall and   
              Dianne Weatherall   Accuracy and fairness of rain rules for
                                  interrupted one-day cricket matches  . . 2462--2479
     Alexandros E. Milionis and   
         Evangelia Papanagiotou   Decomposing the predictive performance
                                  of the moving average trading rule of
                                  technical analysis: the contribution of
                                  linear and non-linear dependencies in
                                  stock returns  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2480--2494
             David A. Wooff and   
                Amin Jamalzadeh   Robust and scale-free effect sizes for
                                  non-Normal two-sample comparisons, with
                                  applications in e-commerce . . . . . . . 2495--2515
                   Gang Han and   
              Yangxin Huang and   
                  Qizhai Li and   
                  Lili Chen and   
                       Xi Zhang   Hybrid Bayesian inference on HIV viral
                                  dynamic models . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2516--2532
                  Yao Zhang and   
            Eric T. Bradlow and   
                 Dylan S. Small   New measures of clumpiness for incidence
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2533--2548

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 40, Number 12, 2013

            Jiin-Huarng Guo and   
                   Wei-Ming Luh   Efficient sample size allocation with
                                  cost constraints for
                                  heterogeneous-variance group comparison  2549--2563
             E. Androulakis and   
                 C. Koukouvinos   A new variable selection method for
                                  uniform designs  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2564--2578
               Ivo Alberink and   
              Annabel Bolck and   
                   Sonja Menges   Posterior likelihood ratios for
                                  evaluation of forensic trace evidence
                                  given a two-level model on the data  . . 2579--2600
  A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon and   
                    Ali S. Hadi   Identification of multiple high leverage
                                  points in logistic regression  . . . . . 2601--2616
         B. M. Golam Kibria and   
                   Shipra Banik   Parametric and nonparametric confidence
                                  intervals for estimating the difference
                                  of means of two skewed populations . . . 2617--2636
               Sanying Feng and   
                     Liugen Xue   Variable selection for partially varying
                                  coefficient single-index model . . . . . 2637--2652
       Akanksha S. Kashikar and   
              Neelabh Rohan and   
               T. V. Ramanathan   Integer autoregressive models with
                                  structural breaks  . . . . . . . . . . . 2653--2669
             Sharif Mahmood and   
               Begum Zainab and   
          A. H. M. Mahbub Latif   Frailty modeling for clustered survival
                                  data: an application to birth interval
                                  in Bangladesh  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2670--2680
               Johannes Forkman   The use of a reference variety for
                                  comparisons in incomplete series of crop
                                  variety trials . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2681--2698
                    Le Kang and   
               Randy Carter and   
             Kathleen Darcy and   
             James Kauderer and   
                  Shu-Yuan Liao   A fast Monte Carlo
                                  expectation-maximization algorithm for
                                  estimation in latent class model
                                  analysis with an application to assess
                                  diagnostic accuracy for cervical
                                  neoplasia in women with atypical
                                  glandular cells  . . . . . . . . . . . . 2699--2719
                Saieed F. Ateya   Estimation under modified Weibull
                                  distribution based on right censored
                                  generalized order statistics . . . . . . 2720--2734
           Abdul Aziz Karia and   
            Imbarine Bujang and   
                   Ismail Ahmad   Fractionally integrated ARMA for crude
                                  palm oil prices prediction: case of
                                  potentially overdifference . . . . . . . 2735--2748
                  Gang Wang and   
                   Jun Wang and   
                    Mingyu Wang   Modular-transform based clustering . . . 2749--2759
Emilio Gómez Déniz   A new discrete distribution: properties
                                  and applications in medical care . . . . 2760--2770
             Mikhail Moklyachuk   Book Review: \booktitleAdvances in time
                                  series forecasting, by Cagdas Hakan
                                  Aladag and Erol E\ugrio\uglu, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-60805-373-5  . . . . . . . . . . . 2771--2772
                   Yves Laberge   Book Review: \booktitleHandbook of
                                  statistics in clinical oncology  . . . . 2772--2773
             Eugenia Stoimenova   Book Review: \booktitleMethodology in
                                  robust and nonparametric statistics, by
                                  Jana Jare\vcová, Pranab K. Sen, and Jan
                                  Picek, ISBN-13 978-1-4398-4068-9 . . . . 2773--2773
                   Mark Webster   Book Review: \booktitleBayesian
                                  statistics, by Peter M. Lee, ISBN
                                  978-1-1183-3257-3  . . . . . . . . . . . 2773--2774
                  Han Lin Shang   The BUGS book: a practical introduction
                                  to Bayesian analysis . . . . . . . . . . 2774--2775
           Pieter Bastiaan Ober   Introduction to linear regression
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2775--2776
             Giovanni C. Porzio   Regression analysis by example . . . . . 2776--2777
                  Claire Keeble   Maximum-likelihood estimation for sample
                                  surveys  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2777--2777
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Confidence intervals for proportions and
                                  related measures of effect size  . . . . 2778--2778
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Design and analysis of experiments in
                                  the health sciences  . . . . . . . . . . 2778--2779
                      Anonymous   Erratum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v--v
                      Anonymous   Editorial Board  . . . . . . . . . . . . ebi--ebi


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 1, 2014

       Robert G. Aykroyd Editor   Editorial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--1
        Nalan Gülpinar and   
                   Kabir Katata   Modelling oil and gas supply disruption
                                  risks using extreme-value theory and
                                  copula . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2--25
               Sung Wan Han and   
        Rickson C. Mesquita and   
           Theresa M. Busch and   
                   Mary E. Putt   A method for choosing the smoothing
                                  parameter in a semi-parametric model for
                                  detecting change-points in blood flow    26--45
               Xiaowei Yang and   
                   Bin Peng and   
                Rongqi Chen and   
                 Qian Zhang and   
                Dianwen Zhu and   
              Qing J. Zhang and   
                Fuzhong Xue and   
                      Lihong Qi   Statistical profiling methods with
                                  hierarchical logistic regression for
                                  healthcare providers with binary
                                  outcomes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46--59
         Abidemi K. Adeniji and   
            Steven H. Belle and   
                 Abdus S. Wahed   Incorporating diagnostic accuracy into
                                  the estimation of discrete survival
                                  function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60--72
                Xavier Puig and   
                  Josep Ginebra   A Bayesian cluster analysis of election
                                  results  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73--94
                Weihua Zhao and   
               Riquan Zhang and   
                  Yazhao Lv and   
                      Jicai Liu   Variable selection for varying
                                  dispersion beta regression model . . . . 95--108
             Hani M. Samawi and   
                   Robert Vogel   Notes on two sample tests for partially
                                  correlated (paired) data . . . . . . . . 109--117
      E. D. Lozano-Aguilera and   
María Dolores Estudillo-Martínez and   
Sonia Castillo-Gutiérrez   A proposal for plotting positions in
                                  probability plots  . . . . . . . . . . . 118--126
         Stacia M. DeSantis and   
         Christos Lazaridis and   
                  Shuang Ji and   
             Francis G. Spinale   Analyzing propensity matched
                                  zero-inflated count outcomes in
                                  observational studies  . . . . . . . . . 127--141
  Márcio Poletti Laurini   Dynamic functional data analysis with
                                  non-parametric state space models  . . . 142--163
           Boudewijn F. Roukema   A first-digit anomaly in the 2009
                                  Iranian Presidential election  . . . . . 164--199
               Aamir Saghir and   
                   Zhengyan Lin   Control chart for monitoring
                                  multivariate COM--Poisson attributes . . 200--214
              Hanieh Panahi and   
             Abdolreza Sayyareh   Parameter estimation and prediction of
                                  order statistics for the Burr Type XII
                                  distribution with Type II censoring  . . 215--232

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 2, 2014

        H. E. T. Holgersson and   
          L. Nordström and   
              Ö. Öner   Dummy variables vs. category-wise models 233--241
               Ting-Li Chen and   
                   Stuart Geman   Image warping using radial basis
                                  functions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 242--258
                      S. H. Lin   Comparing the mean vectors of two
                                  independent multivariate log-normal
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 259--274
               Arash Nademi and   
                Rahman Farnoosh   Mixtures of
                                  autoregressive-autoregressive
                                  conditionally heteroscedastic models:
                                  semi-parametric approach . . . . . . . . 275--293
           Tsukasa Hokimoto and   
                  Kunio Shimizu   A non-homogeneous hidden Markov model
                                  for predicting the distribution of sea
                                  surface elevation  . . . . . . . . . . . 294--319
     José A. Fioruci and   
          Ricardo S. Ehlers and   
       Marinho G. Andrade Filho   Bayesian multivariate GARCH models with
                                  dynamic correlations and asymmetric
                                  error distributions  . . . . . . . . . . 320--331
         Michael McCullough and   
            Thomas L. Marsh and   
            Ron C. Mittelhammer   Reconstructing nonlinear structure in
                                  regression residuals . . . . . . . . . . 332--350
                  Ming Zhou and   
                  Yongzhao Shao   A powerful test for multivariate
                                  normality  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 351--363
        A. Asrat Atsedeweyn and   
               K. Srinivasa Rao   Linear regression model with new
                                  symmetric distributed errors . . . . . . 364--381
              Ji-Liang Shiu and   
               Chia-Hung D. Sun   The determinants of price in online
                                  auctions: more evidence from unbalanced
                                  panel data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 382--392
             Xiaoguang Wang and   
                     Junhui Fan   Variable selection for multivariate
                                  generalized linear models  . . . . . . . 393--406
                    Saeid Amiri   The resampling of entropies with the
                                  application of biodiversity  . . . . . . 407--422
            Paul J. Plummer and   
                       Jie Chen   A Bayesian approach for locating change
                                  points in a compound Poisson process
                                  with application to detecting DNA copy
                                  number variations  . . . . . . . . . . . 423--438
            Krishna K. Saha and   
             Roger Bilisoly and   
               Darius M. Dziuda   Hybrid-based confidence intervals for
                                  the ratio of two treatment means in the
                                  over-dispersed Poisson data  . . . . . . 439--453
                  Bulent Tutmez   Analyzing non-stationarity in cement
                                  stone pit by median polish
                                  interpolation: a case study  . . . . . . 454--466

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 3, 2014

             Guo-Liang Tian and   
               Mingqiu Wang and   
                     Lixin Song   Variable selection in the
                                  high-dimensional continuous generalized
                                  linear model with current status data    467--483
         Alok Kumar Dwivedi and   
     Indika Mallawaarachchi and   
                Soyoung Lee and   
               Patrick Tarwater   Methods for estimating relative risk in
                                  studies of common binary outcomes  . . . 484--500
                P. Niloofar and   
                     M. Ganjali   A new multivariate imputation method
                                  based on Bayesian networks . . . . . . . 501--518
Çigdem Aricigil Çilan   Latent class analysis for measuring
                                  Turkish People's future expectations for
                                  Turkey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 519--529
                 Wenlin Dai and   
                    Tiejun Tong   Variance estimation in nonparametric
                                  regression with jump discontinuities . . 530--545
                 Wali Ullah and   
           Yasumasa Matsuda and   
              Yoshihiko Tsukuda   Dynamics of the term structure of
                                  interest rates and monetary policy: is
                                  monetary policy effective during zero
                                  interest rate policy?  . . . . . . . . . 546--572
                 Insuk Sohn and   
               Jooyong Shim and   
              Changha Hwang and   
                 Sujong Kim and   
                    Jae Won Lee   Transcription factor-binding site
                                  identification and gene classification
                                  via fusion of the supervised-weighted
                                  discrete kernel clustering and support
                                  vector machine . . . . . . . . . . . . . 573--581
             A. B. Schmiedt and   
              H. H. Dickert and   
                   W. Bleck and   
                       U. Kamps   Multivariate extreme value analysis and
                                  its relevance in a metallographical
                                  application  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 582--595
            Giancarlo Diana and   
                  Saba Riaz and   
                  Javid Shabbir   Hansen and Hurwitz estimator with
                                  scrambled response on the second call    596--611
                 Mahmoud Torabi   Hierarchical Bayesian bivariate disease
                                  mapping: analysis of children and adults
                                  asthma visits to hospital  . . . . . . . 612--621
          Francisco Louzada and   
     Mário de Castro and   
             Vera Tomazella and   
            Jhon F. B. Gonzales   Modeling categorical covariates for
                                  lifetime data in the presence of cure
                                  fraction by Bayesian partition
                                  structures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 622--634
           Najeh Chaâbane   A novel auto-regressive fractionally
                                  integrated moving average-least-squares
                                  support vector machine model for
                                  electricity spot prices prediction . . . 635--651
              Edgard Nyssen and   
               Wolfgang Jacquet   A statistical testing framework for
                                  evaluating the quality of measurement
                                  processes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 652--659
                 Yuzhu Tian and   
               Qianqian Zhu and   
                    Maozai Tian   Inference for mixed generalized
                                  exponential distribution under
                                  progressively type-II censored samples   660--676
    Edilberto Cepeda-Cuervo and   
       Jorge Alberto Achcar and   
         Liliana Garrido Lopera   Bivariate beta regression models: joint
                                  modeling of the mean, dispersion and
                                  association parameters . . . . . . . . . 677--687
                   Yi Zhang and   
                 Haitao Chu and   
                   Donglin Zeng   Evaluation of incomplete multiple
                                  diagnostic tests, with an application in
                                  the colon cancer family registry study   688--700

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 4, 2014

                Andrew Cron and   
                Liang Zhang and   
                 Deepak Agarwal   Collaborative filtering for massive
                                  multinomial data . . . . . . . . . . . . 701--715
            Jean-Paul Lucas and   
Véronique Sébille and   
            Alain Le Tertre and   
              Yann Le Strat and   
                 Lise Bellanger   Multilevel modelling of survey data:
                                  impact of the two-level weights used in
                                  the pseudolikelihood . . . . . . . . . . 716--732
         Ahmed N. Albatineh and   
         B. M. Golam Kibria and   
         Meredith L. Wilcox and   
                 Bashar Zogheib   Confidence interval estimation for the
                                  population coefficient of variation
                                  using ranked set sampling: a simulation
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 733--751
                 Essam A. Ahmed   Bayesian estimation based on progressive
                                  Type-II censoring from two-parameter
                                  bathtub-shaped lifetime model: an Markov
                                  chain Monte Carlo approach . . . . . . . 752--768
             Lingsong Zhang and   
              Zhengyuan Zhu and   
                   J. S. Marron   Multiresolution anomaly detection method
                                  for fractional Gaussian noise  . . . . . 769--784
              Show-Lin Chen and   
              Nen-Jing Chen and   
                 Rwei-Ju Chuang   An empirical study on technical
                                  analysis: GARCH $ (1, 1) $ model . . . . 785--801
                   Hisham Hilow   Minimum cost linear trend-free $ 12
                                  $-run fractional factorial designs . . . 802--816
              Keya Rani Das and   
      A. H. M. Rahmatullah Imon   Geometric median and its application in
                                  the identification of multiple outliers  817--831
                  Sajid Ali and   
                  Muhammad Riaz   On the generalized process capability
                                  under simple and mixture models  . . . . 832--852
          Sharmishtha Mitra and   
                     Amit Mitra   $M$-estimator-based robust estimation of
                                  the number of components of a
                                  superimposed sinusoidal signal model . . 853--878
                  Ping Zeng and   
                Yongyue Wei and   
                  Yang Zhao and   
                    Jin Liu and   
                   Liya Liu and   
               Ruyang Zhang and   
                Jianwei Gou and   
             Shuiping Huang and   
                      Feng Chen   Variable selection approach for
                                  zero-inflated count data via adaptive
                                  lasso  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 879--894
     Ellinor Fackle-Fornius and   
  Linda Anna Wänström   Minimax $D$-optimal designs of
                                  contingent valuation experiments:
                                  willingness to pay for environmentally
                                  friendly clothes . . . . . . . . . . . . 895--908
               Jonathan Gillard   Book Review: \booktitleThe R book,
                                  second edition . . . . . . . . . . . . . 909--909
                Isaac Dialsingh   Book Review: \booktitleRisk assessment
                                  and decision analysis with Bayesian
                                  networks, by N. Fenton and M. Neil,
                                  ISBN-13 978-1-4398-0910-5  . . . . . . . 910--910
                Isaac Dialsingh   Book Review: \booktitleComputational
                                  statistics, second edition, by Geof H.
                                  Givens and Jennifer A. Hoeting, ISBN-13
                                  978-0-470-53331-4  . . . . . . . . . . . 910--911
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Book Review: \booktitleMedical
                                  biostatistics, third edition, by Adhaya
                                  Indrayan, ISBN-13 978-1-4398-8414-0  . . 911--911
                  Anshuman Sahu   Book Review: \booktitleStatistical
                                  methods in customer relationship
                                  management, edited by J. Mateu and W. G.
                                  Müller, ISBN-13 978-0-470-97429-2 . . . . 912--912
                 A. M. Mosammam   Book Review: \booktitleSpatio-temporal
                                  design: advances in efficient data
                                  acquisition, by V. Kumar and J. Andrew
                                  Petersen, ISBN-13 978-1-119-99320-9  . . 912--913
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Book Review: \booktitleUsing the Weibull
                                  distribution: Reliability, modeling and
                                  inference, by John I. McCool, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-118-21798-6  . . . . . . . . . . . 913--914
           Bozidar V. Popovi\'c   Book Review: \booktitleA course on
                                  statistics for finance, by S. L. Sclove,
                                  ISBN-13 978-1-4398-9254-1  . . . . . . . 914--915
                Isaac Dialsingh   Book Review: \booktitleApplied
                                  categorical and count data analysis, by
                                  W. Tang, H. He, and M. X. Tu, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-4398-0624-1  . . . . . . . . . . . 915--915
           Cláudia Neves   Book Review: \booktitleCategorical data
                                  analysis, third edition, by Alan
                                  Agresti, ISBN-13 978-0-470-46363-5 . . . 915--916
             Mikhail Moklyachuk   Book Review: \booktitleExercises in
                                  probability, second edition, by Lo\"\ic
                                  Chaumont and Marc Yor, ISBN-13
                                  978-1-107-60655-5  . . . . . . . . . . . 916--917
                      Anonymous   Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . 918--928

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 5, May, 2014

              Shang-Ling Ou and   
            Li-yu Daisy Liu and   
                   Yih-Chang Ou   Using a genetic algorithm-based RAROC
                                  model for the performance and
                                  persistence of the funds . . . . . . . . 929--943
       K. Facevicová and   
                    K. Hron and   
                 V. Todorov and   
                     D. Guo and   
                       M. Templ   Logratio approach to statistical
                                  analysis of $ 2 \times 2 $ compositional
                                  tables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 944--958
                Lee Fawcett and   
                  David Walshaw   Estimating the probability of
                                  simultaneous rainfall extremes within a
                                  region: a spatial approach . . . . . . . 959--976
           Martin X. Dunbar and   
             Hani M. Samawi and   
               Robert Vogel and   
                        Lili Yu   Steady-state Gibbs sampler estimation
                                  for lung cancer data . . . . . . . . . . 977--988
                     Kun Li and   
             YongSheng Qian and   
                     WenBo Zhao   An auxiliary function approach for Lasso
                                  in music composition using cellular
                                  automata . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 989--997
           M. Revan Özkale   The relative efficiency of the
                                  restricted estimators in linear
                                  regression models  . . . . . . . . . . . 998--1027
               Nanhua Zhang and   
                Henian Chen and   
                    Yuanshu Zou   A joint model of binary and longitudinal
                                  data with non-ignorable missingness,
                                  with application to marital stress and
                                  late-life major depression in women  . . 1028--1039
          Melody S. Goodman and   
                      Yi Li and   
           Anne M. Stoddard and   
               Glorian Sorensen   Analysis of ordinal outcomes with
                                  longitudinal covariates subject to
                                  missingness  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1040--1052
                   M. Templ and   
                   P. Filzmoser   Simulation and quality of a synthetic
                                  close-to-reality employer-employee
                                  population . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1053--1072
          Matthias Borowski and   
             Nikolaus Rudak and   
             Birger Hussong and   
               Dominik Wied and   
                Sonja Kuhnt and   
              Wolfgang Tillmann   On- and offline detection of structural
                                  breaks in thermal spraying processes . . 1073--1090
            Ilker Ünal and   
                H. Refik Burgut   Verification bias on sensitivity and
                                  specificity measurements in diagnostic
                                  medicine: a comparison of some
                                  approaches used for correction . . . . . 1091--1104
        S. Mostafa Mokhtari and   
       Hamid Alinejad-Rokny and   
              Hossein Jalalifar   Selection of the best well control
                                  system by using fuzzy multiple-attribute
                                  decision-making methods  . . . . . . . . 1105--1121
                A. Parchami and   
       B. Sadeghpour-Gildeh and   
              M. Nourbakhsh and   
                   M. Mashinchi   A new generation of process capability
                                  indices based on fuzzy measurements  . . 1122--1136
             Feridun Tasdan and   
                    Meral Cetin   A simulation study on the influence of
                                  ties on uniform scores test for circular
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1137--1146
             Feridun Tasdan and   
                   Ozgur Yeniay   A shift parameter estimation based on
                                  smoothed Kolmogorov--Smirnov . . . . . . 1147--1159

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 6, June, 2014

                   Jie Shen and   
         Colin M. Gallagher and   
                        QiQi Lu   Detection of multiple undocumented
                                  change-points using adaptive Lasso . . . 1161--1173
               Marek Brabec and   
             Viorel Badescu and   
                Marius Paulescu   Cloud shade by dynamic logistic modeling 1174--1188
     Mohammad Reza Meshkani and   
              Afshin Fallah and   
                   Amir Kavousi   Analysis of covariance under inverse
                                  Gaussian model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1189--1202
     Ngianga-Bakwin Kandala and   
         Samuel O. M. Manda and   
           William W. Tigbe and   
               Henry Mwambi and   
               Saverio Stranges   Geographic distribution of
                                  cardiovascular comorbidities in South
                                  Africa: a national cross-sectional
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1203--1216
                Kadri Ulas Akay   A graphical evaluation of logistic ridge
                                  estimator in mixture experiments . . . . 1217--1232
               D. M. Sakate and   
                   D. N. Kashid   Variable selection via penalized minimum
                                  $ \phi $-divergence estimation in
                                  logistic regression  . . . . . . . . . . 1233--1246
             Stephanie Sapp and   
       Mark J. van der Laan and   
                     John Canny   Subsemble: an ensemble method for
                                  combining subset-specific algorithm fits 1247--1259
                    Guoyi Zhang   Improved $R$ and $s$ control charts for
                                  monitoring the process variance  . . . . 1260--1273
                  Ying Dong and   
                 Lixin Song and   
               Mingqiu Wang and   
                        Ying Xu   Combined-penalized likelihood
                                  estimations with a diverging number of
                                  parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1274--1285
       Rafael Pimentel Maia and   
                 Per Madsen and   
              Rodrigo Labouriau   Multivariate survival mixed models for
                                  genetic analysis of longevity traits . . 1286--1306
               Peter Dawson and   
              Paul Downward and   
               Terence C. Mills   Olympic news and attitudes towards the
                                  Olympics: a compositional time-series
                                  analysis of how sentiment is affected by
                                  events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1307--1314
         A. A. M. Nurunnabi and   
                Ali S. Hadi and   
               A. H. M. R. Imon   Procedures for the identification of
                                  multiple influential observations in
                                  linear regression  . . . . . . . . . . . 1315--1331
                  Laurens Beran   Hypothesis tests to determine if all
                                  true positives have been identified on a
                                  receiver operating characteristic curve  1332--1341
             Xiao-Feng Wang and   
                      Bo Hu and   
                   Bin Wang and   
                  Kuangnan Fang   Bayesian generalized varying coefficient
                                  models for longitudinal proportional
                                  data with errors-in-covariates . . . . . 1342--1357
             Zhengming Xing and   
          Bradley Nicholson and   
             Monica Jimenez and   
            Timothy Veldman and   
                Lori Hudson and   
               Joseph Lucas and   
               David Dunson and   
              Aimee K. Zaas and   
       Christopher W. Woods and   
       Geoffrey S. Ginsburg and   
                 Lawrence Carin   Bayesian modeling of temporal properties
                                  of infectious disease in a college
                                  student population . . . . . . . . . . . 1358--1382
             Feng-Chang Xie and   
               Jin-Guan Lin and   
                   Bo-Cheng Wei   Bayesian zero-inflated generalized
                                  Poisson regression model: estimation and
                                  case influence diagnostics . . . . . . . 1383--1392
                 Chih-Yueh Wang   Partial differential equations for
                                  probabilists . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1393--1394
                   Chris Beeley   Statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1394--1394

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 7, July, 2014

                      Anonymous   Corrigendum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v--v
         J. F. Muñoz and   
          E. Álvarez and   
                       M. Rueda   Optimum design-based ratio estimators of
                                  the distribution function  . . . . . . . 1395--1407
        Bruno Chaves Franco and   
       Philippe Castagliola and   
            Giovanni Celano and   
  Antonio Fernando Branco Costa   A new sampling strategy to reduce the
                                  effect of autocorrelation on a control
                                  chart  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1408--1421
                Tapio Nummi and   
              Tiina Hakanen and   
    Liudmila Lipiäinen and   
             Ulla Harjunmaa and   
              Matti K. Salo and   
          Marja-Terttu Saha and   
                   Nina Vuorela   A trajectory analysis of body mass index
                                  for Finnish children . . . . . . . . . . 1422--1435
               Zhi-Sheng Ye and   
                Jian-Guo Li and   
                   Mengru Zhang   Application of ridge regression and
                                  factor analysis in design and production
                                  of alloy wheels  . . . . . . . . . . . . 1436--1452
               Saeed Heravi and   
                   Peter Morgan   Sampling schemes for price index
                                  construction: a performance comparison
                                  across the classification of individual
                                  consumption by purpose food groups . . . 1453--1470
                 Wei-Hwa Wu and   
                Hsin-Neng Hsieh   Generalized confidence interval
                                  estimation for the mean of
                                  delta-lognormal distribution: an
                                  application to New Zealand trawl survey
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1471--1485
              J. S. K. Chan and   
                  W. Y. Wan and   
                    P. L. H. Yu   A Poisson geometric process approach for
                                  predicting drop-out and committed
                                  first-time blood donors  . . . . . . . . 1486--1503
            D. Senthilkumar and   
                 B. Esha Raffie   Designing and selection of two-plan
                                  variables scheme indexed by crossover
                                  point  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1504--1515
Antonio Martín Andrés and   
María Álvarez Hernández   Two-tailed asymptotic inferences for a
                                  proportion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1516--1529
      Jalmar M. F. Carrasco and   
       Silvia L. P. Ferrari and   
     Reinaldo B. Arellano-Valle   Errors-in-variables beta regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1530--1547
            Ramesh C. Gupta and   
                      Jie Huang   Analysis of survival data by a
                                  Weibull-generalized Poisson distribution 1548--1564
                  Yazhao Lv and   
               Riquan Zhang and   
                Weihua Zhao and   
                      Jicai Liu   Quantile regression and variable
                                  selection for the single-index model . . 1565--1577
                Rajat Malik and   
                Rob Deardon and   
          Grace P. S. Kwong and   
            Benjamin J. Cowling   Individual-level modeling of the spread
                                  of influenza within households . . . . . 1578--1592
              Ufuk Beyaztas and   
                 Aylin Alin and   
              Michael A. Martin   Robust BCa--JaB method as a diagnostic
                                  tool for linear regression models  . . . 1593--1610
            P. Angelopoulos and   
             C. Koukouvinos and   
                   A. Skountzou   A cusum control chart approach for
                                  screening active effects in
                                  orthogonal-saturated experiments . . . . 1611--1618
                   Yang-Jin Kim   Regression analysis of recurrent events
                                  data with incomplete observation gaps    1619--1626

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 8, August, 2014

     Siti Haslinda Mohd Din and   
                Marek Molas and   
              Jolanda Luime and   
              Emmanuel Lesaffre   Longitudinal profiles of bounded outcome
                                  scores as predictors for disease
                                  activity in rheumatoid arthritis
                                  patients: a joint modeling approach  . . 1627--1644
                     Tao Lu and   
              Yangxin Huang and   
                   Min Wang and   
                      Feng Qian   A refined parameter estimating approach
                                  for HIV dynamic model  . . . . . . . . . 1645--1657
                Weihua Zhao and   
               Riquan Zhang and   
                      Jicai Liu   Sparse group variable selection based on
                                  quantile hierarchical Lasso  . . . . . . 1658--1677
            Raffaella Calabrese   Optimal cut-off for rare events and
                                  unbalanced misclassification costs . . . 1678--1693
           Alain Bensoussan and   
            Pierre Bertrand and   
              Alexandre Brouste   A generalized linear model approach to
                                  seasonal aspects of wind speed modeling  1694--1707
             Amjad D. Al-Nasser   Two steps generalized maximum entropy
                                  estimation procedure for fitting linear
                                  regression when both covariates are
                                  subject to error . . . . . . . . . . . . 1708--1720
           Tahani Coolen-Maturi   A new weighted rank coefficient of
                                  concordance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1721--1745
           M. Qamarul Islam and   
             Fetih Yildirim and   
                  Mehmet Yazici   Inference in multivariate linear
                                  regression models with elliptically
                                  distributed errors . . . . . . . . . . . 1746--1766
             Xavier de Luna and   
                 Mathias Lundin   Sensitivity analysis of the
                                  unconfoundedness assumption with an
                                  application to an evaluation of college
                                  choice effects on earnings . . . . . . . 1767--1784
          Francisco Louzada and   
          Paulo H. Ferreira and   
             Carlos A. R. Diniz   Skew-normal distribution for growth
                                  curve models in presence of a
                                  heteroscedasticity structure . . . . . . 1785--1798
         Abdelmalek Kouadri and   
               Karim Baiche and   
                  Mimoun Zelmat   Blind source separation
                                  filters-based-fault detection and
                                  isolation in a three tank system . . . . 1799--1813
              Tsai-Hung Fan and   
                 Yi-Fu Wang and   
                  Yi-Chen Zhang   Bayesian model selection in linear mixed
                                  effects models with autoregressive(p)
                                  errors using mixture priors  . . . . . . 1814--1829
             Luigi Ippoliti and   
              Simone Di Zio and   
                Arcangelo Merla   Classification of biomedical signals for
                                  differential diagnosis of Raynaud's
                                  phenomenon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1830--1847
Pablo Martínez-Camblor and   
             Carlos Carleos and   
       Jesus Á. Baro and   
     Javier Cañón   Standard statistical tools for the breed
                                  allocation problem . . . . . . . . . . . 1848--1856
        Konstantinos C. Fragkos   Applied medical statistics using SAS . . 1857--1858
           Bozidar V. Popovi\'c   Exercises and solutions in statistical
                                  theory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1858--1858

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 9, September, 2014

         Edwin M. M. Ortega and   
          Gauss M. Cordeiro and   
     Elizabeth M. Hashimoto and   
              Kahadawala Cooray   A log-linear regression model for the
                                  odd Weibull distribution with censored
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1859--1880
        Víctor Leiva and   
          Carolina Marchant and   
               Helton Saulo and   
             Muhammad Aslam and   
                 Fernando Rojas   Capability indices for
                                  Birnbaum--Saunders processes applied to
                                  electronic and food industries . . . . . 1881--1902
                  Shun Matsuura   Effectiveness of a random compound noise
                                  strategy for robust parameter design . . 1903--1918
Rita Esther Zapata-Vázquez and   
            Anthony O'Hagan and   
         Leonardo Soares Bastos   Eliciting expert judgements about a set
                                  of proportions . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1919--1933
              T. Baghfalaki and   
                 M. Ganjali and   
                    D. Berridge   Joint modeling of multivariate
                                  longitudinal mixed measurements and time
                                  to event data using a Bayesian approach  1934--1955
                     Yun Lu and   
        Sridhar Hannenhalli and   
                Tom Cappola and   
                      Mary Putt   An evaluation of Monte--Carlo logic and
                                  logicFS motivated by a study of the
                                  regulation of gene expression in heart
                                  failure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1956--1975
               Chwu-Shiun Tarng   Third-order likelihood-based inference
                                  for the log-normal regression model  . . 1976--1988
                     W. Liu and   
                  J. C. Hsu and   
                   F. Bretz and   
               A. J. Hayter and   
                         Y. Han   Shelf-life and its estimation in drug
                                  stability studies  . . . . . . . . . . . 1989--2000
                    Le Chen and   
                    Ao Yuan and   
                   Aiyi Liu and   
                   Guanjie Chen   Longitudinal data analysis using
                                  Bayesian-frequentist hybrid random
                                  effects model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2001--2010
               Robert Drake and   
                   Apratim Guha   A mutual information-based $k$-sample
                                  test for discrete distributions  . . . . 2011--2027
           Jelani Wiltshire and   
             Fred W. Huffer and   
              William C. Parker   A general class of test statistics for
                                  Van Valen's Red Queen hypothesis . . . . 2028--2043
           Federico Andreis and   
              Pier Alda Ferrari   Multidimensional item response theory
                                  models for dichotomous data in customer
                                  satisfaction evaluation  . . . . . . . . 2044--2055
          Josemar Rodrigues and   
          Gauss M. Cordeiro and   
                    Jorge Bazan   An extended exponentiated-$G$-negative
                                  binomial family with threshold effect    2056--2074
            Daniel Thorburn and   
                     Can Tongur   Assessing direct and indirect seasonal
                                  decomposition in state space . . . . . . 2075--2091

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 10, October, 2014

                  Weiyan Mu and   
                  Shifeng Xiong   Some notes on robust sure independence
                                  screening  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2092--2102
         Joseph W. Sakshaug and   
      Trivellore E. Raghunathan   Generating synthetic data to produce
                                  public-use microdata for small
                                  geographic areas based on complex sample
                                  survey data with application to the
                                  National Health Interview Survey . . . . 2103--2122
                A. Rouigueb and   
                S. Chitroub and   
                   A. Bouridane   Bayesian inference over ICA models:
                                  application to multibiometric score
                                  fusion with quality estimates  . . . . . 2123--2140
                  Abdul Haq and   
             Jennifer Brown and   
          Elena Moltchanova and   
          Amer Ibrahim Al-Omari   Mixed ranked set sampling design . . . . 2141--2156
                 Jaehee Kim and   
                 Sooyoung Cheon   Stochastic approximation Monte Carlo
                                  Gibbs sampling for structural change
                                  inference in a Bayesian heteroscedastic
                                  time series model  . . . . . . . . . . . 2157--2177
               Francis Pike and   
          Lisa A. Weissfeld and   
            Chung-Chou H. Chang   Joint modeling of multivariate censored
                                  longitudinal and event time data with
                                  application to the Genetic Markers of
                                  Inflammation Study . . . . . . . . . . . 2178--2191
                  Jiin Choi and   
        Stewart J. Anderson and   
         Thomas J. Richards and   
             Wesley K. Thompson   Prediction of transplant-free survival
                                  in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
                                  patients using joint models for event
                                  times and mixed multivariate
                                  longitudinal data  . . . . . . . . . . . 2192--2205
          Jason S. Bergtold and   
          Eberechukwu Onukwugha   The probabilistic reduction approach to
                                  specifying multinomial logistic
                                  regression models in health outcomes
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2206--2221
                   M. Nitti and   
                   E. Ciavolino   A deflated indicators approach for
                                  estimating second-order reflective
                                  models through PLS--PM: an empirical
                                  illustration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2222--2239
                  Wei Xiong and   
                    Maozai Tian   A new model selection procedure based on
                                  dynamic quantile regression  . . . . . . 2240--2256
                    Lin Liu and   
                  Jianbo Li and   
                   Riquan Zhang   General partially linear additive
                                  transformation model with right-censored
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2257--2269
                   Feng-Shou Ko   Identification of longitudinal
                                  biomarkers for survival by a score test
                                  derived from a joint model of
                                  longitudinal and competing risks data    2270--2281
               N. Withanage and   
              A. R. de Leon and   
                 C. J. Rudnisky   Joint estimation of disease-specific
                                  sensitivities and specificities in
                                  reader-based multi-disease diagnostic
                                  studies of paired organs . . . . . . . . 2282--2297
            Octavio Ramirez and   
                Jeff Mullen and   
                Alba J. Collart   Insights into the appropriate level of
                                  disaggregation for efficient time series
                                  model forecasting  . . . . . . . . . . . 2298--2311
           Marta Blangiardo and   
                  Gianluca Baio   Evidence of bias in the Eurovision song
                                  contest: modelling the votes using
                                  Bayesian hierarchical models . . . . . . 2312--2322

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 11, November, 2014

R. A. B. Assumpção and   
          M. A. Uribe-Opazo and   
                       M. Galea   Analysis of local influence in
                                  geostatistics using Student's
                                  $t$-distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . 2323--2341
              Julian J. Faraway   Regression for non-Euclidean data using
                                  distance matrices  . . . . . . . . . . . 2342--2357
           Maximilian Riedl and   
                Ingo Geishecker   Keep it simple: estimation strategies
                                  for ordered response models with fixed
                                  effects  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2358--2374
        Manoj Kumar Rastogi and   
           Yogesh Mani Tripathi   Estimation for an inverted exponentiated
                                  Rayleigh distribution under type II
                                  progressive censoring  . . . . . . . . . 2375--2405
              Eduardo Fé   Estimation and inference in regression
                                  discontinuity designs with asymmetric
                                  kernels  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2406--2417
                 Kalyan Das and   
               Angshuman Sarkar   Robust inference for generalized
                                  partially linear mixed models that
                                  account for censored responses and
                                  missing covariates --- an application to
                                  Arctic data analysis . . . . . . . . . . 2418--2436
                Ji-Xia Wang and   
                 Qing-Xian Xiao   Local composite quantile regression
                                  estimation of time-varying parameter
                                  vector for multidimensional
                                  time-inhomogeneous diffusion models  . . 2437--2449
            Sean L. Simpson and   
           Lloyd J. Edwards and   
           Martin A. Styner and   
                Keith E. Muller   Separability tests for high-dimensional,
                                  low-sample size multivariate repeated
                                  measures data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2450--2461
            Amadou Sawadogo and   
            Dominique Lafon and   
Simplice Dossou Gbété   Statistical analysis of rank data from a
                                  visual matching of colored textures  . . 2462--2482
                Riten Mitra and   
          Peter Müller and   
                    Yuan Ji and   
                  Yitan Zhu and   
               Gordon Mills and   
                      Yiling Lu   A Bayesian hierarchical model for
                                  inference across related reverse phase
                                  protein arrays experiments . . . . . . . 2483--2492
              Maryam Karimi and   
      Sayed Mohammad Reza Alavi   The effect of weight function on
                                  hypothesis testing in weighted sampling  2493--2503
                  Dengke Xu and   
            Zhongzhan Zhang and   
                     Liucang Wu   Bayesian analysis of joint mean and
                                  covariance models for longitudinal data  2504--2514
                Su Yun Kang and   
               James McGree and   
                Peter Baade and   
               Kerrie Mengersen   An investigation of the impact of
                                  various geographical scales for the
                                  specification of spatial dependence  . . 2515--2538
                      N. Lu and   
                    T. Chen and   
                      P. Wu and   
                 D. Gunzler and   
                   H. Zhang and   
                      H. He and   
                       X. M. Tu   Functional response models for
                                  intraclass correlation coefficients  . . 2539--2556

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 41, Number 12, December, 2014

                  Sanku Dey and   
                    Tanujit Dey   On progressively censored generalized
                                  inverted exponential distribution  . . . 2557--2576
                 Jiaqing Xu and   
                     Cheng Peng   Fitting and testing the Marshall--Olkin
                                  extended Weibull model with randomly
                                  censored data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2577--2595
    Athanasios Christou Micheas   Hierarchical Bayesian modeling of marked
                                  non-homogeneous Poisson processes with
                                  finite mixtures and inclusion of
                                  covariate information  . . . . . . . . . 2596--2615
     Walmes Marques Zeviani and   
Paulo Justiniano Ribeiro Jr and   
          Wagner Hugo Bonat and   
     Silvia Emiko Shimakura and   
             Joel Augusto Muniz   The Gamma-count distribution in the
                                  analysis of experimental underdispersed
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2616--2626
                   Shin-Fu Tsai   A generalized test variable approach for
                                  grain yield comparisons of rice  . . . . 2627--2638
                  Yangyi Xu and   
                Inyoung Kim and   
              Patrick Schaumont   Adaptive Bayes sum test for the equality
                                  of two nonparametric functions . . . . . 2639--2657
                    R. Chen and   
                    T. Chen and   
                      N. Lu and   
                   H. Zhang and   
                      P. Wu and   
                    C. Feng and   
                       X. M. Tu   Extending the Mann--Whitney--Wilcoxon
                                  rank sum test to longitudinal regression
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2658--2675
          Michael R. Crager and   
                      Gong Tang   Patient-specific meta-analysis for risk
                                  assessment using multivariate
                                  proportional hazards regression  . . . . 2676--2695
    Delphine Maucort-Boulch and   
                 Pascal Roy and   
                    Janez Stare   On a measure of information gain for
                                  regression models in survival analysis   2696--2708
            Jonathan Jaeger and   
               Philippe Lambert   Bayesian penalized smoothing approaches
                                  in models specified using differential
                                  equations with unknown error
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2709--2726
               Ram C. Kafle and   
               Netra Khanal and   
                Chris P. Tsokos   Bayesian age-stratified joinpoint
                                  regression model: an application to lung
                                  and brain cancer mortality . . . . . . . 2727--2742
               Huaiye Zhang and   
                Inyoung Kim and   
                  Chun Gun Park   Semiparametric Bayesian hierarchical
                                  models for heterogeneous population in
                                  nonlinear mixed effect model:
                                  application to gastric emptying studies  2743--2760
              E. Bahrami Samani   Sensitivity analysis for the
                                  identifiability with application to
                                  latent random effect model for the mixed
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2761--2776
           Bozidar V. Popovi\'c   Book Review: \booktitleUnderstanding
                                  advanced statistical methods . . . . . . 2777--2777
    Sòren Feodor Nielsen   Book Review: \booktitleAn introduction
                                  to analysis of financial data with R . . 2777--2778
                   Yves Laberge   Book Review: \booktitleSelf-organised
                                  criticality: theory, models and
                                  characterisation . . . . . . . . . . . . 2778--2779
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Book Review: \booktitleStatistical
                                  methods for handling incomplete data . . 2779--2780
                Michail Tsagris   Book Review: \booktitleStatistics
                                  through resampling methods and R, second
                                  edition  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2780--2781
                   Yves Laberge   Book Review: \booktitleRisk modelling in
                                  general insurance from principles to
                                  practice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2781--2782
                      Anonymous   Editorial Board  . . . . . . . . . . . . ebi--ebi


Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 1, January, 2015

             Nilesh H. Shah and   
          Alison E. Hipwell and   
         Stephanie D. Stepp and   
            Chung-Chou H. Chang   Measures of discrimination for latent
                                  group-based trajectory models  . . . . . 1--11
             Arief Gusnanto and   
                   Yudi Pawitan   Sparse alternatives to ridge regression:
                                  a random effects approach  . . . . . . . 12--26
                 P. Elliott and   
                       K. Riggs   Confidence regions for two proportions
                                  from independent negative binomial
                                  distributions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--36
                Stan Lipovetsky   Analytical closed-form solution for
                                  binary logit regression by categorical
                                  predictors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--49
              Leena Pasanen and   
           Lasse Holmström   Bayesian scale space analysis of
                                  temporal changes in satellite images . . 50--70
      Evgeny D. Maslennikov and   
          Alexey V. Sulimov and   
             Igor A. Savkin and   
       Marina A. Evdokimova and   
    Dmitry A. Zateyshchikov and   
          Valery V. Nosikov and   
            Vladimir B. Sulimov   An intuitive risk factors search
                                  algorithm: usage of the Bayesian network
                                  technique in personalized medicine . . . 71--87
         Douglas M. Hawkins and   
                     F. Lombard   Segmentation of circular data  . . . . . 88--97
               Peter Malave and   
                Arkadiusz Sitek   Bayesian analysis of a one-compartment
                                  kinetic model used in medical imaging    98--113
          Afsane Rastegaran and   
        Mohammad Reza Zadkarami   A skew-normal random effects model for
                                  longitudinal ordinal categorical
                                  responses with missing data  . . . . . . 114--126
               Ronaldo Dias and   
            Nancy L. Garcia and   
           Guilherme Ludwig and   
              Marley A. Saraiva   Aggregated functional data model for
                                  near-infrared spectroscopy calibration
                                  and prediction . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--143
               Ying-Ju Chen and   
                   Wei Ning and   
                 Arjun K. Gupta   Jackknife empirical likelihood method
                                  for testing the equality of two
                                  variances  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 144--160
           Enrico Ciavolino and   
           Maurizio Carpita and   
                Amjad Al-Nasser   Modelling the quality of work in the
                                  Italian social co-operatives combining
                                  NPCA--RSM and SEM--GME approaches  . . . 161--179
        Krystallenia Drosou and   
           Andreas Artemiou and   
           Christos Koukouvinos   A comparative study of the use of large
                                  margin classifiers on seismic data . . . 180--201
           Nicholas Apergis and   
         Christina Christou and   
             James E. Payne and   
              James W. Saunoris   The change in real interest rate
                                  persistence in OECD countries: evidence
                                  from modified panel ratio tests  . . . . 202--213
        Juan Martin Barrios and   
            Eliane R. Rodrigues   A queueing model to study the occurrence
                                  and duration of ozone exceedances in
                                  Mexico City  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 214--230

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 2, February, 2015

                Zeinab Amin and   
                    Maram Salem   Bayesian modelling of health insurance
                                  losses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231--251
          Wagner Hugo Bonat and   
Paulo Justiniano Ribeiro Jr and   
         Walmes Marques Zeviani   Likelihood analysis for a class of beta
                                  mixed models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 252--266
Jairo Alberto Fúquene Patiño   A semi-parametric Bayesian extreme value
                                  model using a Dirichlet process mixture
                                  of gamma densities . . . . . . . . . . . 267--280
                   Young-Ju Kim   Nonparametric estimation of
                                  varying-coefficient single-index models  281--291
               Xinzhong Bao and   
                 Qiuyan Tao and   
                      Hongyu Fu   Dynamic financial distress prediction
                                  based on Kalman filtering  . . . . . . . 292--308
                Haiyan Zhao and   
                Fred Huffer and   
                    Xu-Feng Niu   Time-varying coefficient models with
                                  ARMA--GARCH structures for longitudinal
                                  data analysis  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309--326
                   Yan Fang and   
                   Ling Liu and   
                     JinZhi Liu   A dynamic double asymmetric copula
                                  generalized autoregressive conditional
                                  heteroskedasticity model: application to
                                  China's and US stock market  . . . . . . 327--346
            Kofi Placid Adragni   Independent screening in
                                  high-dimensional exponential family
                                  predictors' space  . . . . . . . . . . . 347--359
                 Pao-Sheng Shen   Median regression model with doubly
                                  truncated data . . . . . . . . . . . . . 360--370
               Kouji Tahata and   
               Takuya Yoshimoto   Marginal asymmetry model for square
                                  contingency tables with ordered
                                  categories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--379
                 Bertil Wegmann   Bayesian comparison of private and
                                  common values in structural second-price
                                  auctions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 380--397
              T. Górecki   Sequential combining in discriminant
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 398--408
         Sterling McPherson and   
       Celestina Barbosa-Leiker   Biomarker classification derived from
                                  finite growth mixture modeling with a
                                  time-varying covariate: an example with
                                  phosphorus and glomerular filtration
                                  rate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 409--427
                    Lei Shi and   
      Md. Mostafizur Rahman and   
                    Wen Gan and   
                   Jianhua Zhao   Stepwise local influence in generalized
                                  autoregressive conditional
                                  heteroskedasticity models  . . . . . . . 428--444
                Rahim Alhamzawi   Model selection in quantile regression
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 445--458
                 William Hughes   Paradoxes in scientific inference  . . . 459--460
             Abhay Kumar Tiwari   Getting started with business analytics  460--461
              Prabhanjan Tattar   Statistical methods with applications to
                                  demography and life insurance  . . . . . 461--462
              Hassan S. Bakouch   Generalized linear models for
                                  categorical and continuous limited
                                  dependent variables  . . . . . . . . . . 462--462

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 3, March, 2015

                    Wei Liu and   
                      Shuyou Li   A multiple imputation approach to
                                  nonlinear mixed-effects models with
                                  covariate measurement errors and missing
                                  values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 463--476
              Ahmed Hossain and   
                  Joseph Beyene   Application of skew-normal distribution
                                  for detecting differential expression to
                                  microRNA data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 477--491
              Himadri Ghosh and   
              Bishal Gurung and   
                      Prajneshu   Kalman filter-based modelling and
                                  forecasting of stochastic volatility
                                  with threshold . . . . . . . . . . . . . 492--507
               Babulal Seal and   
               Sk Jakir Hossain   Empirical Bayes estimation of parameters
                                  in Markov transition probability matrix
                                  with computational methods . . . . . . . 508--519
               E. Ciavolino and   
                 A. Calcagn\`\i   Generalized cross entropy method for
                                  analysing the SERVQUAL model . . . . . . 520--534
               Paola Annoni and   
          Rainer Bruggemann and   
                   Lars Carlsen   A multidimensional view on poverty in
                                  the European Union by partial order
                                  theory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 535--554
            Nicholas Beyler and   
               Wayne Fuller and   
               Sarah Nusser and   
                   Gregory Welk   Predicting objective physical activity
                                  from self-report surveys: a model
                                  validation study using estimated
                                  generalized least-squares regression . . 555--565
         Tong Siu Tung Wong and   
                   Wai Keung Li   Extreme values identification in
                                  regression using a peaks-over-threshold
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 566--576
                   Luo Yong and   
                     Zhu Bo and   
                      Tang Yong   Dynamic optimal capital growth of
                                  diversified investment . . . . . . . . . 577--588
   Guglielmo Maria Caporale and   
              Luis A. Gil-Alana   Infant mortality rates: time trends and
                                  fractional integration . . . . . . . . . 589--602
                Guoyi Zhang and   
                  Zhongxue Chen   Inferences on correlation coefficients
                                  of bivariate log-normal distributions    603--613
             Pavel Krupskii and   
                      Harry Joe   Tail-weighted measures of dependence . . 614--629
             Chun-Xia Zhang and   
              Guan-Wei Wang and   
                    Jun-Min Liu   RandGA: injecting randomness into
                                  parallel genetic algorithm for variable
                                  selection  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 630--647
        C. B. García and   
           J. García and   
M. M. López Martín and   
             R. Salmerón   Collinearity: revisiting the variance
                                  inflation factor in ridge regression . . 648--661
        Aviral Kumar Tiwari and   
               Alexander Ludwig   Short- and long-run rolling causality
                                  techniques and optimal window-wise lag
                                  selection: an application to the
                                  export-led growth hypothesis . . . . . . 662--675
                     J. Lee and   
                      Y. Wu and   
                         H. Kim   Unbalanced data classification using
                                  support vector machines with active
                                  learning on scleroderma lung disease
                                  patterns . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 676--689

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 4, April, 2015

                      Anonymous   Corrigendum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v--v
           Muhammad Shahbaz and   
        Aviral Kumar Tiwari and   
           Mohammad Iqbal Tahir   Analyzing time-frequency relationship
                                  between oil price and exchange rate in
                                  Pakistan through wavelets  . . . . . . . 690--704
             Resit Çelik   Stabilizing heteroscedasticity for
                                  butterfly-distributed residuals by the
                                  weighting absolute centered external
                                  variable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 705--721
            L. Alamá and   
                  D. Conesa and   
                   A. Forte and   
              E. Tortosa-Ausina   The geography of Spanish bank branches   722--744
                 Ying-zi Fu and   
               Pei-xiao Chu and   
                     Li-ying Lu   A Bayesian approach of joint models for
                                  clustered zero-inflated count data with
                                  skewness and measurement errors  . . . . 745--761
                 Jing Chang and   
              Herbert K. H. Lee   Variable selection via a multi-stage
                                  strategy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 762--774
        Mohamed El Ghourabi and   
                Amira Dridi and   
                  Mohamed Limam   A new financial stress index model based
                                  on support vector regression and control
                                  chart  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 775--788
                     M. Liu and   
                      T. I. Lin   Skew-normal factor analysis models with
                                  incomplete data  . . . . . . . . . . . . 789--805
                   Fei Yang and   
                   Lin Chen and   
                 Yang Cheng and   
               Zhenxing Yao and   
                       Xu Zhang   Urban public transport choice behavior
                                  analysis and service improvement
                                  policy-making: a case study from the
                                  metropolitan city, Chengdu, China  . . . 806--816
             Gurprit Grover and   
                 Vinay K. Gupta   Multiple imputation of censored survival
                                  data in the presence of missing
                                  covariates using restricted mean
                                  survival time  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 817--827
               M. S. Hamada and   
             B. L. Mitchell and   
                   C. T. Necker   On uncertainty of a proportion from a
                                  stratified random sample of a small
                                  population . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 828--833
               Andrew Hoegh and   
                 Scotland Leman   A spatio-temporal model for assessing
                                  winter damage risk to east coast
                                  vineyards  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 834--845
        Costas Panagiotakis and   
              Georgios Tziritas   A minimum spanning tree equipartition
                                  algorithm for microaggregation . . . . . 846--865
             Kouji Yamamoto and   
             Fumika Shimada and   
                 Sadao Tomizawa   Measure of departure from symmetry for
                                  the analysis of collapsed square
                                  contingency tables with ordered
                                  categories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 866--875
                 Wali Ullah and   
           Yasumasa Matsuda and   
              Yoshihiko Tsukuda   Generalized Nelson--Siegel term
                                  structure model: do the second slope and
                                  curvature factors improve the in-sample
                                  fit and out-of-sample forecasts? . . . . 876--904
       S. Rao Jammalamadaka and   
                  Elvynna Leong   Analysis of discrete lifetime data under
                                  middle-censoring and in the presence of
                                  covariates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 905--913
                Philip Pallmann   \booktitleApplied meta-analysis with R   914--915
           Marina A. P. Andrade   Statistical analysis of human growth and
                                  development  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 915--915
               Jonathan Gillard   Constrained principal component analysis
                                  and related techniques . . . . . . . . . 916--916
                 Paul M. Ramsay   Handbook of spatial point-pattern
                                  analysis in ecology  . . . . . . . . . . 916--917
            Mariano Ruiz Espejo   Modern survey sampling . . . . . . . . . 917--918
              Giuseppe Pandolfo   Book Review: \booktitleCircular
                                  statistics in R  . . . . . . . . . . . . 918--919

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 5, May, 2015

                  M. Brabec and   
            O. Konár and   
             M. Malý and   
        I. Kasanický and   
              E. Pelikán   Statistical models for disaggregation
                                  and reaggregation of natural gas
                                  consumption data . . . . . . . . . . . . 921--937
                 Ekele Alih and   
                 Hong Choon Ong   Cluster-based multivariate outlier
                                  identification and re-weighted
                                  regression in linear models  . . . . . . 938--955
              Monica Billio and   
                Silvio Di Sanzo   Granger-causality in Markov switching
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 956--966
     Francisco Cribari-Neto and   
          Sadraque E. F. Lucena   Nonnested hypothesis testing in the
                                  class of varying dispersion beta
                                  regressions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 967--985
                Alper Sinan and   
                   B. Bar Alkan   A useful approach to identify the
                                  multicollinearity in the presence of
                                  outliers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 986--993
          Fernando A. Otero and   
  Helcio R. Barreto Orlande and   
         Gloria L. Frontini and   
    Guillermo E. Eliçabe   Bayesian approach to the inverse problem
                                  in a light scattering application  . . . 994--1016
            Stan Lipovetsky and   
             W. Michael Conklin   Predictor relative importance and
                                  matching regression parameters . . . . . 1017--1031
             Shazia Ghufran and   
              Saman Khowaja and   
                    M. J. Ahsan   Optimum multivariate stratified double
                                  sampling design: Chebyshev's Goal
                                  Programming approach . . . . . . . . . . 1032--1042
            M. Pilar Alonso and   
   Asunción Beamonte and   
             Pilar Gargallo and   
                Manuel Salvador   Local labour markets delineation: an
                                  approach based on evolutionary
                                  algorithms and classification methods    1043--1063
               S. M. Najibi and   
              M. R. Faghihi and   
             M. Golalizadeh and   
                     S. S. Arab   Bayesian alignment of proteins via
                                  Delaunay tetrahedralization  . . . . . . 1064--1079
                  Sheng Luo and   
                    Xiao Su and   
                     Min Yi and   
                  Kelly K. Hunt   Simultaneous inference of a
                                  misclassified outcome and competing
                                  risks failure time data  . . . . . . . . 1080--1090
                 B. Ganguli and   
                  M. Naskar and   
               E. J. Malloy and   
                    E. A. Eisen   Determination of the functional form of
                                  the relationship of covariates to the
                                  log hazard ratio in a Cox model  . . . . 1091--1105
           Adam J. Branscum and   
               Dunlei Cheng and   
                    J. Jack Lee   Testing hypotheses about medical test
                                  accuracy: considerations for design and
                                  inference  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1106--1119
              Huei-Wen Teng and   
             Wen-Liang Hung and   
                    Yen-Ju Chao   Bayesian Markov chain Monte Carlo
                                  imputation for the transiting exoplanets
                                  with an application in clustering
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1120--1132
               Hongxia Yang and   
                 Aurelie Lozano   Multi-relational learning via
                                  hierarchical nonparametric Bayesian
                                  collective matrix factorization  . . . . 1133--1147

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 6, June, 2015

              Aldo M. Garay and   
           Victor H. Lachos and   
               Heleno Bolfarine   Bayesian estimation and case influence
                                  diagnostics for the zero-inflated
                                  negative binomial regression model . . . 1148--1165
          Tatjana Miljkovic and   
               Nikita Barabanov   Modeling veterans health benefit grants
                                  using the expectation maximization
                                  algorithm  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1166--1182
            Hamid Shahriari and   
                    Orod Ahmadi   Robust estimation of the mean vector for
                                  high-dimensional data set using robust
                                  clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1183--1205
                 Cindy Xin Feng   Bayesian joint modeling of correlated
                                  counts data with application to adverse
                                  birth outcomes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1206--1222
              Carles Serrat and   
      Montserrat Rué and   
              Carmen Armero and   
            Xavier Piulachs and   
H\`ector Perpiñán and   
               Anabel Forte and   
  Álvaro Páez and   
         Guadalupe Gómez   Frequentist and Bayesian approaches for
                                  a joint model for prostate cancer risk
                                  and longitudinal prostate-specific
                                  antigen data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1223--1239
                 Guoyou Qin and   
                    Zhongyi Zhu   Robust estimation of mean and covariance
                                  for longitudinal data with dropouts  . . 1240--1254
            Thierry Chekouo and   
                Alejandro Murua   The penalized biclustering model and
                                  related algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . 1255--1277
               Antoine Dany and   
         Emmanuelle Dantony and   
Mad-Hélénie Elsensohn and   
            Emmanuel Villar and   
     Cécile Couchoud and   
           René Ecochard   Using repeated-prevalence data in
                                  multi-state modeling of renal
                                  replacement therapy  . . . . . . . . . . 1278--1290
             Gurprit Grover and   
                Ravi Vajala and   
           Prafulla Kumar Swain   On the assessment of various factors
                                  effecting the improvement in CD4 count
                                  of aids patients undergoing
                                  antiretroviral therapy using generalized
                                  Poisson regression . . . . . . . . . . . 1291--1305
              Peter A. Dowd and   
Eulogio Pardo-Igúzquiza and   
       Juan José Egozcue   The total bootstrap median: a robust and
                                  efficient estimator of location and
                                  scale for small samples  . . . . . . . . 1306--1321
  Thiago Rezende dos Santos and   
             Enrico A. Colosimo   A modified approximate method for
                                  analysis of degradation data . . . . . . 1322--1331
                  Xiaorong Yang   Bootstrap unit root test based on least
                                  absolute deviation estimation under
                                  dependence assumptions . . . . . . . . . 1332--1347
                    Xu Tang and   
               Fah Fatt Gan and   
                  Lingyun Zhang   Standardized mortality ratio for an
                                  estimated number of deaths . . . . . . . 1348--1366
               Shuling Wang and   
               Xiaoyan Wang and   
                   Jiangtao Dai   Statistical diagnosis for non-parametric
                                  regression models with random right
                                  censorship based on the empirical
                                  likelihood method  . . . . . . . . . . . 1367--1373
                  Kung-Jong Lui   Notes on estimation of the intraclass
                                  correlation under the AB/BA crossover
                                  trial  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1374--1381

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 7, July, 2015

              Jung-Yu Cheng and   
                Shinn-Jia Tzeng   Buckley--James-type estimation of
                                  quantile regression with recurrent gap
                                  time data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1383--1401
                Cuizhen Niu and   
                      Qiang Xia   Testing the rate ratio under inverse
                                  sampling based on gradient statistic . . 1402--1420
             Derek S. Young and   
                David R. Hunter   Random effects regression mixtures for
                                  analyzing infant habituation . . . . . . 1421--1441
             Bijamma Thomas and   
                N. N. Midhu and   
                 P. G. Sankaran   A software reliability model using mean
                                  residual quantile function . . . . . . . 1442--1457
                 Meihui Guo and   
                Yi-Ting Guo and   
              Chi-Jeng Wang and   
                Liang-Ching Lin   Assessing influential trade effects via
                                  high-frequency market reactions  . . . . 1458--1471
             Aydin Karakoca and   
            Ulku Eriso\uglu and   
               Murat Eriso\uglu   A comparison of the parameter estimation
                                  methods for bimodal mixture Weibull
                                  distribution with complete data  . . . . 1472--1489
              Hasan Erta\cs and   
                Selma Toker and   
Selahattin Kaçìranlar   Robust two parameter ridge $M$-estimator
                                  for linear regression  . . . . . . . . . 1490--1502
             Wen-Liang Hung and   
                 Jenn-Hwai Yang   Automatic clustering algorithm for fuzzy
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1503--1518
             Jahida Gulshan and   
       Md. Mejbahuddin Mina and   
          Syed Shahadat Hossain   Migration pattern in Bangladesh: a
                                  covariate-dependent Markov model . . . . 1519--1530
              Luis A. Gil-Alana   Linear and segmented trends in sea
                                  surface temperature data . . . . . . . . 1531--1546
             Sugata Sen Roy and   
             Moumita Chatterjee   Estimating the hazard functions of two
                                  alternately occurring recurrent events   1547--1555
            Ayten Yi\ugiter and   
                   Jie Chen and   
                Lingling An and   
             Nazan Danacio\uglu   An online copy number variant detection
                                  method for short sequencing reads  . . . 1556--1571
                    E. Cene and   
                     F. Karaman   Analysing organic food buyers'
                                  perceptions with Bayesian networks: a
                                  case study in Turkey . . . . . . . . . . 1572--1590
                 Karan Veer and   
               Ravinder Agarwal   Wavelet and short-time Fourier transform
                                  comparison-based analysis of myoelectric
                                  signals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1591--1601
             Jin-Jian Hsieh and   
                Wei-Cheng Huang   Nonparametric estimation and test of
                                  conditional Kendall's tau under
                                  semi-competing risks data and truncated
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1602--1616

Journal of Applied Statistics
Volume 42, Number 8, August, 2015

                 Ekele Alih and   
                 Hong Choon Ong   An outlier-resistant test for
                                  heteroscedasticity in linear models  . . 1617--1634
                 Guanfu Liu and   
                Xiaolong Pu and   
                   Lei Wang and   
                 Dongdong Xiang   CUSUM chart for detecting range shifts
                                  when monotonicity of likelihood ratio is
                                  invalid  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1635--1644
                   Y. Ziane and   
                  S. Adjabi and   
                      N. Zougab   Adaptive Bayesian bandwidth selection in
                                  asymmetric kernel density estimation for
                                  nonnegative heavy-tailed data  . . . . . 1645--1658
              Filidor Vilca and   
      Camila Borelli Zeller and   
              Gauss M. Cordeiro   The sinh-normal/independent nonlinear
                                  regression model . . . . . . . . . . . . 1659--1676
                 Meesun Sun and