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 Daniel Hernández-Hernández
Renato Assunção Victor Leiva
Heleno Bolfarine Rosangela Loschi
Márcia  Branco Francisco Louzada
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 Fernando Quintana
Silvia L. P. Ferrari Josemar Rodrigues
Marco Ferreira Pranab K. Sen
Dani Gamerman Giovani Silva
Nancy Lopes Garcia Michael Sørensen
Véronique Gayrard Jacobo de Uña-Álvarez
Wenceslao González-Manteiga Glauco Valle
Peter Green