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

Mário de Castro (mcastro@icmc.usp.br)
Editor in Chief
Glauco Valle (glauco.valle@im.ufrj.br)
Theory and Methods Editor
Clarice Garcia Borges Demétrio (clarice.demetrio@usp.br)
Applications Editor

Associate Editors

Iddo Ben-Ari Vinícius D. Mayrink
Márcia  Branco Thomas Mikosch
David Brillinger Rafael de Andrade Moral
Vicente Cancho Ernesto Mordecki
Gauss Cordeiro Gilberto A. Paula
Francisco Cribari-Neto Aluísio S. Pinheiro
Víctor Hugo Lachos Dávila Serguei Popov
Aernout van Enter Fernando Quintana
Silvia L. P. Ferrari Josemar Rodrigues
Manuel Galea Paulo Canas Rodrigues
Dani Gamerman Pranab K. Sen
Florencia G. Leonardi Giovani Silva
Nancy Lopes Garcia Damiao Nobrega da Silva
Peter Green Michael Sørensen
Daniel Hernández-Hernández Soledad Torres
Luiz Koodi Hotta Jacobo de Uña-Álvarez
Victor Leiva Ronny O. Vallejos
Rosangela Loschi Jun Zhang
Francisco Louzada Fabio Zucca
Fabio Machado