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 Vinícius D. Mayrink
Iddo Ben-Ari Thomas Mikosch
Márcia  Branco Rafael de Andrade Moral
David Brillinger Ernesto Mordecki
Vicente Cancho Gilberto A. Paula
Gauss Cordeiro Aluísio S. Pinheiro
Francisco Cribari-Neto Serguei Popov
Víctor Hugo Lachos Dávila Fernando Quintana
Aernout van Enter Josemar Rodrigues
Silvia L. P. Ferrari Paulo Canas Rodrigues
Manuel Galea Pranab K. Sen
Dani Gamerman 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 Jun Yan
Rosangela Loschi Jun Zhang
Francisco Louzada Fabio Zucca
Fabio Machado