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

Renato Assunção Rosangela Loschi
Iddo Ben-Ari Francisco Louzada
Heleno Bolfarine Fabio Machado
Márcia  Branco Vinícius D. Mayrink
David Brillinger Thomas Mikosch
Vicente Cancho Ernesto Mordecki
Gauss Cordeiro Gilberto A. Paula
Francisco Cribari-Neto Serguei Popov
Víctor Hugo Lachos Dávila Fernando Quintana
Aernout van Enter Josemar Rodrigues
Silvia L. P. Ferrari Pranab K. Sen
Marco Ferreira Giovani Silva
Manuel Galea Michael Sørensen
Dani Gamerman Jacobo de Uña-Álvarez
Nancy Lopes Garcia Jun Yan
Peter Green Jun Zhang
Daniel Hernández-Hernández Fabio Zucca
Victor Leiva