Correction in Bayesian nonparametric estimation in a series system or a competing-risk model

A. Polpo, Debajyoti Sinha

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We revisit the Bayesian nonparametric estimator of the component reliability of a series system under a competing risk scenario. Unlike the estimator of Salinas-Torres et al. (2002), our estimator of the component survival function is the corresponding Bayes estimator under quadratic loss. (C) 2011 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1756-1759
Number of pages4
JournalStatistics & Probability Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2011
Externally publishedYes

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