Delaporte-package {Delaporte} | R Documentation |

Provides probability mass, distribution, quantile, random-variate generation, and method-of-moments parameter-estimation functions for the Delaporte distribution with parameterization based on Vose (2008) <isbn:9780470512845>. The Delaporte is a discrete probability distribution which can be considered the convolution of a negative binomial distribution with a Poisson distribution. Alternatively, it can be considered a counting distribution with both Poisson and negative binomial components. It has been studied in actuarial science as a frequency distribution which has more variability than the Poisson, but less than the negative binomial.

The DESCRIPTION file:

Package: | Delaporte |

Type: | Package |

Title: | Statistical Functions for the Delaporte Distribution |

Version: | 8.1.0 |

Date: | 2023-02-01 |

Authors@R: | c(person(given="Avraham", family="Adler", role=c("aut", "cph", "cre"), email="Avraham.Adler@gmail.com", comment = c(ORCID = "0000-0002-3039-0703"))) |

Description: | Provides probability mass, distribution, quantile, random-variate generation, and method-of-moments parameter-estimation functions for the Delaporte distribution with parameterization based on Vose (2008) <isbn:9780470512845>. The Delaporte is a discrete probability distribution which can be considered the convolution of a negative binomial distribution with a Poisson distribution. Alternatively, it can be considered a counting distribution with both Poisson and negative binomial components. It has been studied in actuarial science as a frequency distribution which has more variability than the Poisson, but less than the negative binomial. |

License: | BSD_2_clause + file LICENSE |

URL: | https://github.com/aadler/Delaporte |

BugReports: | https://github.com/aadler/Delaporte/issues |

Depends: | R (>= 3.6.0) |

Imports: | stats |

Suggests: | covr, tinytest |

ByteCompile: | yes |

NeedsCompilation: | yes |

UseLTO: | yes |

SystemRequirements: | A version of gfortran supporting Fortran 2008 |

Author: | Avraham Adler [aut, cph, cre] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3039-0703>) |

Maintainer: | Avraham Adler <Avraham.Adler@gmail.com> |

Archs: | x64 |

Index of help topics:

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