• 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

  • Some aspects of descent theory and applications
      Rui Rodrigues de Abreu Fernandes Prezado (January 2024)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
      Fernando Lucatelli Nunes
  • Comparability between different systems: star-shaped and convex transform orders
      Beatriz Ferreira Santos (December 2023)
      Paulo Eduardo Oliveira
      Idir Arab
  • On Lax Idempotent Monads in Topology
      Carlos Miguel Alves Fitas (December 2023)
      Maria Manuel Clementino
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