Series Editors:

- Richard L. Smith
*University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA* - Niels Keiding
- Thomas A. Louis
*Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA* - Florentina Bunea
- Robin Henderson
*Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK* - Wing Wong
*Stanford University, California, USA* - Piotr Fryzlewicz
*London School of Economics, Department of Statistics*

### Large Covariance and Autocovariance Matrices

#### 1st Edition

Large Covariance and Autocovariance Matrices brings together a collection of recent results on sample covariance and autocovariance matrices in high-dimensional models and novel ideas on how to use them for statistical inference in one or more high-dimensional time series models. The prerequisites…

Hardback – 2018-07-03

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Nonparametric Models for Longitudinal Data

#### With Implementation in R, 1st Edition

Nonparametric Models for Longitudinal Data with Implementations in R presents a comprehensive summary of major advances in nonparametric models and smoothing methods with longitudinal data. It covers methods, theories, and applications that are particularly useful for biomedical studies in the era…

Hardback – 2018-05-15

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Multivariate Kernel Smoothing and Its Applications

#### 1st Edition

Kernel smoothing has greatly evolved since its inception to become an essential methodology in the data science tool kit for the 21st century. Its widespread adoption is due to its fundamental role for multivariate exploratory data analysis, as well as the crucial role it plays in composite…

Hardback – 2018-05-08

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Multistate Models for the Analysis of Life History Data

#### 1st Edition

Multistate Models for the Analysis of Life History Data provides the first comprehensive treatment of multistate modeling and analysis, including parametric, nonparametric and semiparametric methods applicable to many types of life history data. Special models such as illness-death, competing risks…

Hardback – 2018-05-04

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Sufficient Dimension Reduction

#### Methods and Applications with R, 1st Edition

Sufficient dimension reduction is a rapidly developing research field that has wide applications in regression diagnostics, data visualization, machine learning, genomics, image processing, pattern recognition, and medicine, because they are fields that produce large datasets with a large number of…

Hardback – 2018-05-01

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Probabilistic Foundations of Statistical Network Analysis

#### 1st Edition

Probabilistic Foundations of Statistical Network Analysis presents a fresh and insightful perspective on the fundamental tenets and major challenges of modern network analysis. Its lucid exposition provides necessary background for understanding the essential ideas behind exchangeable and dynamic…

Paperback – 2018-04-19

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Missing and Modified Data in Nonparametric Estimation

#### With R Examples, 1st Edition

This book presents a systematic and unified approach for modern nonparametric treatment of missing and modified data via examples of density and hazard rate estimation, nonparametric regression, filtering signals, and time series analysis. All basic types of missing at random and not at random,…

Hardback – 2018-03-12

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Generalized Linear Models with Random Effects

#### Unified Analysis via H-likelihood, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

This is the second edition of a monograph on generalized linear models with random effects that extends the classic work of McCullagh and Nelder. It has been thoroughly updated, with around 80 pages added, including new material on the extended likelihood approach that strengthens the theoretical…

Hardback – 2017-08-04

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Absolute Risk

#### Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health, 1st Edition

Absolute Risk: Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health provides theory and examples to demonstrate the importance of absolute risk in counseling patients, devising public health strategies, and clinical management. The book provides sufficient technical detail to allow…

Hardback – 2017-07-26

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Antedependence Models for Longitudinal Data

#### 1st Edition

The First Book Dedicated to This Class of Longitudinal Models Although antedependence models are particularly useful for modeling longitudinal data that exhibit serial correlation, few books adequately cover these models. By gathering results scattered throughout the literature, Antedependence…

Paperback – 2017-06-14

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Simultaneous Inference in Regression

#### 1st Edition

Simultaneous confidence bands enable more intuitive and detailed inference of regression analysis than the standard inferential methods of parameter estimation and hypothesis testing. Simultaneous Inference in Regression provides a thorough overview of the construction methods and applications of…

Paperback – 2017-06-13

CRC Press*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Asymptotic Analysis of Mixed Effects Models

#### Theory, Applications, and Open Problems, 1st Edition

Large sample techniques are fundamental to all fields of statistics. Mixed effects models, including linear mixed models, generalized linear mixed models, non-linear mixed effects models, and non-parametric mixed effects models are complex models, yet, these models are extensively used in practice.…

Hardback – 2017-06-08

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Multi-State Survival Models for Interval-Censored Data

#### 1st Edition

Multi-State Survival Models for Interval-Censored Data introduces methods to describe stochastic processes that consist of transitions between states over time. It is targeted at researchers in medical statistics, epidemiology, demography, and social statistics. One of the applications in the book…

Hardback – 2016-12-02

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Mean Field Simulation for Monte Carlo Integration

#### 1st Edition

In the last three decades, there has been a dramatic increase in the use of interacting particle methods as a powerful tool in real-world applications of Monte Carlo simulation in computational physics, population biology, computer sciences, and statistical machine learning. Ideally suited to…

Paperback – 2016-10-26

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Joint Modeling of Longitudinal and Time-to-Event Data

#### 1st Edition

Longitudinal studies often incur several problems that challenge standard statistical methods for data analysis. These problems include non-ignorable missing data in longitudinal measurements of one or more response variables, informative observation times of longitudinal data, and survival…

Hardback – 2016-08-24

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Hidden Markov Models for Time Series

#### An Introduction Using R, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

Hidden Markov Models for Time Series: An Introduction Using R, Second Edition illustrates the great flexibility of hidden Markov models (HMMs) as general-purpose models for time series data. The book provides a broad understanding of the models and their uses. After presenting the basic model…

Hardback – 2016-06-07

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### State-Space Methods for Time Series Analysis

#### Theory, Applications and Software, 1st Edition

The state-space approach provides a formal framework where any result or procedure developed for a basic model can be seamlessly applied to a standard formulation written in state-space form. Moreover, it can accommodate with a reasonable effort nonstandard situations, such as observation errors,…

Hardback – 2016-03-23

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Perfect Simulation

#### 1st Edition

Exact sampling, specifically coupling from the past (CFTP), allows users to sample exactly from the stationary distribution of a Markov chain. During its nearly 20 years of existence, exact sampling has evolved into perfect simulation, which enables high-dimensional simulation from interacting…

Hardback – 2015-11-19

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Inferential Models

#### Reasoning with Uncertainty, 1st Edition

A New Approach to Sound Statistical Reasoning Inferential Models: Reasoning with Uncertainty introduces the authors’ recently developed approach to inference: the inferential model (IM) framework. This logical framework for exact probabilistic inference does not require the user to input prior…

Hardback – 2015-09-25

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Semialgebraic Statistics and Latent Tree Models

#### 1st Edition

Semialgebraic Statistics and Latent Tree Models explains how to analyze statistical models with hidden (latent) variables. It takes a systematic, geometric approach to studying the semialgebraic structure of latent tree models. The first part of the book gives a general introduction to key…

Hardback – 2015-08-21

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Models for Dependent Time Series

#### 1st Edition

Models for Dependent Time Series addresses the issues that arise and the methodology that can be applied when the dependence between time series is described and modeled. Whether you work in the economic, physical, or life sciences, the book shows you how to draw meaningful, applicable, and…

Hardback – 2015-07-29

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Measuring Statistical Evidence Using Relative Belief

#### 1st Edition

A Sound Basis for the Theory of Statistical Inference Measuring Statistical Evidence Using Relative Belief provides an overview of recent work on developing a theory of statistical inference based on measuring statistical evidence. It shows that being explicit about how to measure statistical…

Hardback – 2015-06-23

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Stochastic Analysis for Gaussian Random Processes and Fields

#### With Applications, 1st Edition

Stochastic Analysis for Gaussian Random Processes and Fields: With Applications presents Hilbert space methods to study deep analytic properties connecting probabilistic notions. In particular, it studies Gaussian random fields using reproducing kernel Hilbert spaces (RKHSs). The book begins with…

Hardback – 2015-06-23

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Statistical Learning with Sparsity

#### The Lasso and Generalizations, 1st Edition

Discover New Methods for Dealing with High-Dimensional Data A sparse statistical model has only a small number of nonzero parameters or weights; therefore, it is much easier to estimate and interpret than a dense model. Statistical Learning with Sparsity: The Lasso and Generalizations presents…

Hardback – 2015-05-07

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Bayesian Inference for Partially Identified Models

#### Exploring the Limits of Limited Data, 1st Edition

Bayesian Inference for Partially Identified Models: Exploring the Limits of Limited Data shows how the Bayesian approach to inference is applicable to partially identified models (PIMs) and examines the performance of Bayesian procedures in partially identified contexts. Drawing on his many years…

Hardback – 2015-04-01

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Pareto Distributions

#### 2nd Edition

Since the publication of the first edition over 30 years ago, the literature related to Pareto distributions has flourished to encompass computer-based inference methods. Pareto Distributions, Second Edition provides broad, up-to-date coverage of the Pareto model and its extensions. This edition…

Hardback – 2015-03-10

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Introduction to High-Dimensional Statistics

#### 1st Edition

Ever-greater computing technologies have given rise to an exponentially growing volume of data. Today massive data sets (with potentially thousands of variables) play an important role in almost every branch of modern human activity, including networks, finance, and genetics. However, analyzing…

Hardback – 2014-12-17

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Design and Analysis of Cross-Over Trials

#### 3rd Edition

Design and Analysis of Cross-Over Trials is concerned with a specific kind of comparative trial known as the cross-over trial, in which subjects receive different sequences of treatments. Such trials are widely used in clinical and medical research, and in other diverse areas such as veterinary…

Hardback – 2014-10-08

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Hierarchical Modeling and Analysis for Spatial Data

#### 2nd Edition

Keep Up to Date with the Evolving Landscape of Space and Space-Time Data Analysis and Modeling Since the publication of the first edition, the statistical landscape has substantially changed for analyzing space and space-time data. More than twice the size of its predecessor, Hierarchical Modeling…

Hardback – 2014-09-12

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Robust Cluster Analysis and Variable Selection

#### 1st Edition

Clustering remains a vibrant area of research in statistics. Although there are many books on this topic, there are relatively few that are well founded in the theoretical aspects. In Robust Cluster Analysis and Variable Selection, Gunter Ritter presents an overview of the theory and applications…

Hardback – 2014-09-02

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Sequential Analysis

#### Hypothesis Testing and Changepoint Detection, 1st Edition

Sequential Analysis: Hypothesis Testing and Changepoint Detection systematically develops the theory of sequential hypothesis testing and quickest changepoint detection. It also describes important applications in which theoretical results can be used efficiently. The book reviews recent…

Hardback – 2014-08-27

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Data Analysis and Approximate Models

#### Model Choice, Location-Scale, Analysis of Variance, Nonparametric Regression and Image Analysis, 1st Edition

The First Detailed Account of Statistical Analysis That Treats Models as Approximations The idea of truth plays a role in both Bayesian and frequentist statistics. The Bayesian concept of coherence is based on the fact that two different models or parameter values cannot both be true. Frequentist…

Hardback – 2014-07-07

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Dependence Modeling with Copulas

#### 1st Edition

Dependence Modeling with Copulas covers the substantial advances that have taken place in the field during the last 15 years, including vine copula modeling of high-dimensional data. Vine copula models are constructed from a sequence of bivariate copulas. The book develops generalizations of vine…

Hardback – 2014-06-26

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Quasi-Least Squares Regression

#### 1st Edition

Drawing on the authors’ substantial expertise in modeling longitudinal and clustered data, Quasi-Least Squares Regression provides a thorough treatment of quasi-least squares (QLS) regression—a computational approach for the estimation of correlation parameters within the framework of generalized…

Hardback – 2014-01-28

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Randomised Response-Adaptive Designs in Clinical Trials

#### 1st Edition

Randomised Response-Adaptive Designs in Clinical Trials presents methods for the randomised allocation of treatments to patients in sequential clinical trials. Emphasizing the practical application of clinical trial designs, the book is designed for medical and applied statisticians, clinicians,…

Hardback – 2013-12-26

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Theory of Factorial Design

#### Single- and Multi-Stratum Experiments, 1st Edition

Bringing together both new and old results, Theory of Factorial Design: Single- and Multi-Stratum Experiments provides a rigorous, systematic, and up-to-date treatment of the theoretical aspects of factorial design. To prepare readers for a general theory, the author first presents a unified…

Hardback – 2013-12-21

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Constrained Principal Component Analysis and Related Techniques

#### 1st Edition

In multivariate data analysis, regression techniques predict one set of variables from another while principal component analysis (PCA) finds a subspace of minimal dimensionality that captures the largest variability in the data. How can regression analysis and PCA be combined in a beneficial…

Hardback – 2013-10-24

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Statistical Analysis of Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Point Patterns

#### 3rd Edition

Written by a prominent statistician and author, the first edition of this bestseller broke new ground in the then emerging subject of spatial statistics with its coverage of spatial point patterns. Retaining all the material from the second edition and adding substantial new material, Statistical…

Hardback – 2013-07-23

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Analysis of Variance for Functional Data

#### 1st Edition

Despite research interest in functional data analysis in the last three decades, few books are available on the subject. Filling this gap, Analysis of Variance for Functional Data presents up-to-date hypothesis testing methods for functional data analysis. The book covers the reconstruction of…

Hardback – 2013-06-18

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Statistical Methods for Stochastic Differential Equations

#### 1st Edition

The seventh volume in the SemStat series, Statistical Methods for Stochastic Differential Equations presents current research trends and recent developments in statistical methods for stochastic differential equations. Written to be accessible to both new students and seasoned researchers, each…

Hardback – 2012-05-17

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Sample Surveys

#### 1st Edition

Sample surveys provide data used by researchers in a large range of disciplines to analyze important relationships using well-established and widely used likelihood methods. The methods used to select samples often result in the sample differing in important ways from the target population and…

Hardback – 2012-05-02

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Extreme Value Methods with Applications to Finance

#### 1st Edition

Extreme value theory (EVT) deals with extreme (rare) events, which are sometimes reported as outliers. Certain textbooks encourage readers to remove outliers—in other words, to correct reality if it does not fit the model. Recognizing that any model is only an approximation of reality,…

Hardback – 2011-12-20

CRC Press*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Dynamic Prediction in Clinical Survival Analysis

#### 1st Edition

There is a huge amount of literature on statistical models for the prediction of survival after diagnosis of a wide range of diseases like cancer, cardiovascular disease, and chronic kidney disease. Current practice is to use prediction models based on the Cox proportional hazards model and to…

Hardback – 2011-11-09

CRC Press*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Statistical Inference

#### The Minimum Distance Approach, 1st Edition

In many ways, estimation by an appropriate minimum distance method is one of the most natural ideas in statistics. However, there are many different ways of constructing an appropriate distance between the data and the model: the scope of study referred to by "Minimum Distance Estimation" is…

Hardback – 2011-06-22

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Smoothing Splines

#### Methods and Applications, 1st Edition

A general class of powerful and flexible modeling techniques, spline smoothing has attracted a great deal of research attention in recent years and has been widely used in many application areas, from medicine to economics. Smoothing Splines: Methods and Applications covers basic smoothing spline…

Hardback – 2011-06-22

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Robust Nonparametric Statistical Methods

#### 2nd Edition

Presenting an extensive set of tools and methods for data analysis, Robust Nonparametric Statistical Methods, Second Edition covers univariate tests and estimates with extensions to linear models, multivariate models, times series models, experimental designs, and mixed models. It follows the…

Hardback – 2010-12-20

CRC Press*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Circular and Linear Regression

#### Fitting Circles and Lines by Least Squares, 1st Edition

Find the right algorithm for your image processing application Exploring the recent achievements that have occurred since the mid-1990s, Circular and Linear Regression: Fitting Circles and Lines by Least Squares explains how to use modern algorithms to fit geometric contours (circles and circular…

Hardback – 2010-06-22

CRC Press*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Statistical Inference

#### An Integrated Bayesian/Likelihood Approach, 1st Edition

Filling a gap in current Bayesian theory, Statistical Inference: An Integrated Bayesian/Likelihood Approach presents a unified Bayesian treatment of parameter inference and model comparisons that can be used with simple diffuse prior specifications. This novel approach provides new solutions to…

Hardback – 2010-06-02

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Expansions and Asymptotics for Statistics

#### 1st Edition

Asymptotic methods provide important tools for approximating and analysing functions that arise in probability and statistics. Moreover, the conclusions of asymptotic analysis often supplement the conclusions obtained by numerical methods. Providing a broad toolkit of analytical methods, Expansions…

Hardback – 2010-05-07

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*### Introduction to Time Series Modeling

#### 1st Edition

In time series modeling, the behavior of a certain phenomenon is expressed in relation to the past values of itself and other covariates. Since many important phenomena in statistical analysis are actually time series and the identification of conditional distribution of the phenomenon is an…

Hardback – 2010-04-21

Chapman and Hall/CRC*Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability*