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You’ve probably heard of the IMS co-sponsored journal Statistics Surveys. It publishes survey articles in theoretical, computational, and applied statistics. The Editors would like to tell you a little more about the journal, and how you can help. They write: Statistics Surveys is not about survey statistics. It is a…

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Liza Levina is chairing an ad hoc IMS committee to consider whether we should create an IMS journal in Data Science. She, and the committee members, would like your input: The IMS is considering the possibility of creating a new journal with a focus on data science. The journal is…

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Observational Studies, an IMS-affiliated journal, has an updated website. Check it out at https://obsstudies.org/. Observational Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes manuscripts on all aspects of observational studies. The journal is open access and has no publication charges. Papers are posted to the website rapidly when accepted.…

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We announce the new editors of three of our co-sponsored journals. Andreas Kyprianou will take over as editor of the Electronic Journal of Probability (from January 1, 2018 for three years), replacing Brian Rider. Giambattista Giacomin becomes the editor of Electronic Communications in Probability, replacing Sandrine Péché. Ben Hambly…

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IMS Textbooks: Lectures on the Poisson Process Günter Last, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, and Mathew Penrose, University of Bath The Poisson process, a core object in modern probability, enjoys a richer theory than is sometimes appreciated. This volume develops the theory in the setting of a general abstract…

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