• Margarida Brito

  • Research Area

    Semi and nonparametric Statistics

  • Institution

    University of Porto

  • PhD

    Institution: Paris VI University
    Year: 1987

  • Main research publications

    • Consistent estimation of the tail index for dependent data (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) , Statist. Probab. Lett. 80 (2010)
    • Edgeworth expansion for an estimator of the adjustment coefficient (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) , Insurance: Mathematics and Economics 43 (2008)
    • Week convergence of a bootstrap geometric-type estimator with applications to risk theory (with Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas) , Insurance: Mathematics and Economics 38 (2006)
    • Multidimensional stability and strong limiting behaviour of intermediate order statistics (with Marie Françoise Barme-Delcroix) , Journal of Multivariate Analysis 79 (2001)
    • A tail bootstrap procedure for estimating the tail Pareto-index (with Jean-Nöel Bacro) , Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 71 (1998)
  • PhD Students

    • Ana Cristina G. M. Moreira de Freitas Estimation of the exponential tail-coefficient. Applications to risk theory. 2005

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Defended Theses

  • Structure, algorithmics and dynamics of endomorphisms for certain classes of groups
      André da Cruz Carvalho (April 2023)
      Pedro V. Silva
  • A point-free study of z-embeddings, more general classes of localic maps, and uniform continuity
      Ana Belén Avilez García (April 2023)
      Jorge Picado
  • Analysis of equations of motion of inextensible strings and networks
      Ayk Telciyan (April 2023)
      Dmitry Vorotnikov
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