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**The location-scale mixture exponential power distribution: a Bayesian and maximum likelihood approach.**
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Zbl 1322.62077

Summary: We introduce an alternative skew-slash distribution by using the scale mixture of the exponential power distribution. We derive the properties of this distribution and estimate its parameter by maximum likelihood and Bayesian methods. By a simulation study we compute the mentioned estimators and their mean square errors, and we provide an example on real data to demonstrate the modeling strength of the new distribution.

### MSC:

62E15 | Exact distribution theory in statistics |

60E05 | Probability distributions: general theory |

62F10 | Point estimation |

62F15 | Bayesian inference |

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\textit{Z. Rahnamaei} et al., J. Appl. Math. 2012, Article ID 978282, 14 p. (2012; Zbl 1322.62077)

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