The Brazilian Journal of Probability and Statistics is an official publication of the Brazilian Statistical Association and is supported by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). Starting in 2012, the Journal will publish four issues a year, in February, May, August and December. The Journal publishes papers in applied probability, applied statistics, computational statistics, mathematical statistics, probability theory and stochastic processes.

ISSN: 0103-0752

Editorial Board

Editors

Enrico Colosimo (enricoc@est.ufmg.br)
Editor in Chief
Mário de Castro (mcastro@icmc.usp.br)
Theory and Methods Editor
Luiz Hottahotta@ime.unicamp.br)
Applications Editor

Associate Editors

Michael Akritas Lurdes Inoue
Renato Assunção Victor Leiva
Heleno Bolfarine Hedibert Lopes
Márcia  Branco Rosangela Loschi
David Brillinger Fabio Machado
Vicente Cancho Thomas Mikosch
Gauss Cordeiro Ernesto Mordecki
Francisco Cribari-Neto Gilberto A. Paula
Víctor Hugo Lachos Dávila Pierre Picco
Charmaine Dean Serguei Popov
Aernout van Enter Errico Presutti
Silvia L. P. Ferrari Fernando Quintana
Marco Ferreira Josemar Rodrigues
Dani Gamerman Pranab K. Sen
Nancy Lopes Garcia Giovani Silva
Véronique Gayrard Michael Sørensen
Wenceslao González-Manteiga Jacobo de Uña-Álvarez
Peter Green Glauco Valle
Daniel Hernández-Hernández